About Us

Our History
In 1982 Karen Cucci and Melissa Lally combined their talents as experienced management consultants to create Personnel Directions, Inc., a direct hire search firm specialized in placing administrative support staff. We identify, recruit and place exceptional executive/ administrative assistants, legal secretaries, receptionists, office managers, marketing, sales and finance/accounting related support roles. We represent clients in an array of industries, including but not limited to: professional services, healthcare, finance, law, advertising, marketing, construction and manufacturing.

Personnel Directions is committed to the highest standard of business conducted in the spirit and letter of applicable laws, and in accordance with ethical industry practices. With a common sense business philosophy of maximizing resources and carrying no debt load, the company has prospered within a highly competitive industry for over 32 years.

Our Mission
Our clients include everyone from start ups to Fortune 100 companies, private entities, and not for profit foundations. Personnel Directions has developed a solid base of repeat, loyal clients. 95% of new business is earned through referrals and networking.

Our goal is to provide a high touch, results oriented customer experience. We achieve this by forming strong partnerships with clients and candidates, built on a foundation of in-depth knowledge and trust. We deliver results thorough effective use of time, and ongoing, thorough communication throughout the search process.

As a result, Personnel Directions is a company recognized for valuing relationships and maintaining long term, satisfied customers. Quality, integrity, and experience define our ongoing success. It’s that simple.