Being a member of the Southwestern Family of Companies and its rich history in the sales and recruiting profession, ThinkingAhead is uniquely suited to identify, attract and evaluate top sales talent. Our team has more than 50 years of collective sales experience with many team members having started their careers in sales, literally knocking on doors. We specialize in recruiting and placing hard to find sales talent in a variety of industries worldwide ranging from consumer goods, healthcare and real estate to industrial and financial services. From startup companies scaling a salesforce to mature businesses looking to take their sales production to the next level with proven leaders, our unique process delivers quality candidates in a timely manner to further bolster your bottom line.

Track Record

Over 800 candidates placed into sales/sales leadership positions since 2010


4 out of 5 resumes we share with clients are interviewed


The average timeline to candidate offer is 48 days

Success Rate

95% of our placements are generated by direct recruiting methods

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