Focus Industries


In keeping with our Corporate Philosophy, we recognize that greater talent equals greater profits.
For this reason we focus on the key aspects of your industry.


Our Edge

90% of the candidates we present to our clients are not actively searching for new endeavors. Uncovering, engaging and securing this type of candidate gives our clients an edge against their competition. We are able to hone in on a superior and unexpected talent pool, because we have had over 20 years of building these types of relationships.

Industry Knowledge Within Specialties

We are highly dedicated and focused in specific industry segments. Each of our leading founders has over 20 years of experience in the search industry, focusing on their area of expertise. This adds up to bringing you the quality, scope & consistency that every search needs. We are passionate about uncovering talent that will spearhead growth for your company. It’s part of the Paragon Difference.

Core Focus for Executive Search

Although we work across many industries, we have deep core markets that we enjoy catering  to:

Market Segments:

     Engineered Industrial Products & Rotating Equipment Focus:

    • Air & Gas Compressors
    • Boiler & Steam Equipment & Accessories
    • Filtration Systems
    • Fluid Power Valves & Hose Fittings
    • Generators
    • Power & Assembling Tools
    • Pumps & Pumping Equipment
    • Refrigeration Systems and Accessories
    • Rotating Equipment
    • Vacuum Pumps & Systems

     Other Industrial Products:

    • Industrial Products & Equipment
    • Construction Machinery & Equipment
    • Material Handling Equipment


Discipline Focus:

     Sales & Service Positions Focus:

    • Sales Executives & Senior Sales Leadership
    • New Business Development
    • Sales Representatives
    • Sales Engineers
    • Service Technicians & Service Managers

     Corporate Disciplines:

      • Application, Industrial & Process Engineers
      • General Management
      • Operations Management
      • Branch Management
      • Directors and Vice Presidents to C-Level Executives
      • Marketing & Branding 
      • Product Management
      • R&D, New Product Development
      • Purchasing
      • Quality Control