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About Us

We know people.

We know business.

We have solutions.

Your Trusted Business Partner

Founded in 1967, The H.S. Group was the first business of its kind in the area and is now a leader in the fields of Recruiting, Career Transition / Outplacement, Human Resource Consulting, Talent Development, and Assessments & Employee Surveys. The H.S. Group has grown from a fledgling, one-person executive search office to a full-service management consulting firm with offices in Green Bay and the Fox Cities. With extensive experience and a client-service, results-oriented approach, H.S. Group consultants have served nearly every major business in Wisconsin as well as companies throughout the nation through our partnership with Career Partners International (CPI)With more than 20 years of average industry experience, our staff has the insight necessary to customize services to your organization’s specific needs. We are a full-service talent management provider leveraging internal synergies and our international affiliation to help you build higher-performing teams.

We look forward to working with you to strengthen your workforce and build a better-performing organization!

our Services


We offer organizations a cost-effective search process for management roles.

Career Transition

We provide employee transition services to companies of all sizes and industries.  

HR Consulting

Our HR solutions address employee issues that companies face daily.

Talent Development

We design and implement employee development solutions that support your organization’s unique culture and business initiatives.

assessments & Employee Surveys

Our professional assessments and employee surveys give companies data that can assist with making key business decisions.

Joey Leonard acquires the H.S. Group

Joey Leonard, a human resources executive with more than 20 years of experience has acquired The H.S. Group.  Founded 50 years ago by Jock Seal, The H.S. Group provides talent management services and is a leader in the fields of Recruiting, Career Transition / Outplacement, Human Resource Consulting, Talent Development, and Assessments & Employee Surveys. Seal will remain with the firm as a consultant.

“The H.S. Group is an outstanding business with a strong staff of experts in the human resources field,” stated Leonard. “I am excited to grow the legacy, as the company moves into its next 50 years.”

Leonard was previously the Executive Vice President of Human Resources for Waupaca Foundry, which has more than 4,000 employees in multiple locations. Prior to that role, he held various HR management roles within the company. He has a bachelor’s degree from U.W. Oshkosh. Leonard is also active in his profession and the community.

“Joey is the right person to lead the business going forward,” said Seal. “He has the right combination of leadership experience, industry expertise and an outstanding network to help the company continue to grow.”

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Which services are you interested in?

RecruitingCareer Transition / OutplacementHuman Resource ConsultingTalent DevelopmentAssessments & Employee SurveysOther

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