Chad Management Group (CMG) is a National Executive Recruitment organization.  We have been in business for over 35 years, specializing in Executive Recruitment in fields ranging from Marketing and Sales to Technology, Media, Real Estate, Hospitality, and eCommerce.

Our strategy is to hire industry leaders as recruiters, as they already have the background knowledge needed to be formidable recruiters. Our goal is to deliver the highest level of quality service to our clients. This means taking the time and making the effort to understand the client’s needs. We then identify, screen, and evaluate the best candidates.  Our consultants are able to identify the ideal candidates in the marketplace, contact them directly, obtain their interest, and ultimately present them to our clients. We save our clients time by finding the best candidates promptly.

Over the past 35 years, CMG has proven to be an indispensable resource for many large businesses as well as small agencies and start ups.

Executive Team

Rick Chad


Areas of Expertise Marketing, Advertising, Retail

Started his career in Marketing at P&G and Warner-Lambert. After moving into Recruitment, Rick has been the leading force behind Chad Management Group since 1981. Rick is a recognized Industry Thought Leader in the Marketing, Advertising, Retail and Communications space and has an unmatched passion for the Recruitment business.

Jason Chad


Areas of Expertise Technology, Media, e-Commerce

Jason started his career in sales at IBM where he developed a strong customer centric approach and gained an appreciation for a number of industries including Technology, CPG, Media, Retail and e-Commerce. Jason leveraged that understanding into Recruitment where he has led the Chad Management Group’s Sales Practice for the past 14 years.

Garth Armstrong


Areas of Expertise Advertising, Digital, Media

Having worked in the marketing promotions industry for over 25 years, Garth is now a tireless promoter of smart, talented client service professionals. He is part of the Chad Management team that aggressively identifies and recruits key industry people for our client partners in a seamless, cost effective way.

Garth started his career as a creative professional leading award winning creative, strategic and digital teams working with some of Canada’s top CPG brands including Kellogg Canada, Campbell Soup Company, Duracell, Disney, Labatt, Kraft and Pepsi.

Garth went on to pilot strategic brand development in Canada for Visit Orlando – the no 1. family destination brand in the world! Responsible for all marketing functions in Canada; strategic planning, delivering the marketing plan, integration of supporting marketing agency partners efforts, account management, creative development, budgeting, reporting etc. Garth and team propelled Canada to the top international market position with over +25% growth in five years.

Carl Anthony


Areas of Expertise Real Estate, Finance, Supply Chain

In 2013 Carl joined Chad Management Group and since then, he has built a successful Real Estate Practice within the firm. His Practice has grown year over year and his clients include some of Canada’s largest and most dynamic real estate organizations. His strategy for excellence is rooted in a client centric model; always placing the needs of his clients first and through long standing partnerships he is always well poised to execute placements within business critical roles. He has become a trusted resource not only for his clients but also for the thousands of candidates within his professional network.