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Onward Search Named a Top Workplace by Hearst Connecticut Media Group


Onward Search Named a Top Workplace by Hearst Connecticut Media Group

Wilton-based company is the highest ranked recruitment / staffing agency in the state.

WILTON, CT–Onward Search, a leading nationwide recruitment and staffing agency for creative, marketing and technology talent, has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019 honor by Hearst Connecticut Media Group. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few.

“We are extremely honored to be recognized as a top workplace in Connecticut,” said Ken Clark, Co-Founder, Onward Search. “This award is a validation of the positive work environment and exceptional company culture we have developed within our organization. Our success is rooted in the embodiment of our core values of entrepreneurship, integrity, collaboration, transparency, and having fun.”

Onward Search has been headquartered in Wilton, Connecticut since its inception in 2007. The company has over 100 employees, across ten nationwide offices, focused on supporting its mission to provide the world’s top companies with the best creative, marketing and technology talent in the industry. To date, Onward Search has helped over 10,000 professionals find jobs with some of the world’s most well-recognized brands.

“We take a tremendous amount of pride in helping talented people advance their careers within this cutting edge space,” said Mike Ondocin, President, Onward Search. “People enjoy doing business with us because we develop personal relationships at all levels to ensure the best possible experience for our candidates and clients.”

“Top Workplaces is more than just recognition,” said Doug Claffey, CEO of Energage. “Our research shows organizations that earn the award attract better talent, experience lower turnover, and are better equipped to deliver bottom-line results. Their leaders prioritize and carefully craft a healthy workplace culture that supports employee engagement.”

About Onward Search:

Onward Search is a leading recruitment and staffing agency for creative, marketing and technology talent. We work with the nation’s top companies to provide freelance staffing, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement services. Our company is headquartered in Wilton, CT with regional offices across the US. We can also be found online at, on Twitter at @onwardsearch, or on Facebook at

Media Contact:

Steve Dobrowski
VP, Marketing

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