PROVIDENCE, RI (September 13, 2022) – O’Neill Consulting, a reimagined search firm and talent solutions consultancy committed to unleashing human potential, is honored to be recognized among the fastest growing companies in Rhode Island by Providence Business News, a business newspaper focused on economics in the ocean state and surrounding area.

“Growing a business is all about people. Our private equity and corporate clients all seek the best to solve hard problems standing in the way of scaling, restructuring, and transforming their businesses,” said Kevin O’Neill, the founder and managing partner of O’Neill Consulting. “We are incredibly proud of our team for answering that call consistently. This is our third year receiving this award and this distinction belongs to our team. The energy, care, and intellect they put into their work has helped O’Neill Consulting and our clients thrive.”

Amidst varied market conditions of the past few years, the firm has continued its strong rise with 70% revenue growth from 2019 through 2021. Most importantly, while scaling, the team has kept its focus on providing the finest client service, operating with a strong sense of urgency, and delivering impactful solutions. The firm earned a net promoter score of +82 from its clients during this period.

O’Neill Consulting works with a client base that includes the world’s premier private equity firms, large global enterprises, fast-growing mid-sized businesses, innovative startups, impactful non-profits, and government agencies.

“A huge thank you also goes to our clients for their loyalty and partnership, for valuing our seat at the table, which makes this work possible and meaningful,” O’Neill added. “As we look ahead to 2023, we are excited to continue to grow our team to meet the crucial need for talent across industries today.”

The team’s expertise spans six major practices: business and professional services, consumer, energy, industrial, private equity, and social impact.

With this focus on partnering to build better businesses has come outsize growth and subsequent recognition, from being honored by Providence Business News to being ranked by Forbes’ amongst its “Best Executive Recruiting Firms” list and, three times, on the prestigious Inc. 5000 ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.


About O’Neill Consulting

O’Neill Consulting is a bold search firm and talent solutions consultancy specialized in the business and professional services, consumer, energy, industrial, social impact, and private equity industries. Our teams recruit extraordinary upper and mid-management talent and strategic hires for organizations seeking a radical step up in performance. We take extreme ownership of client needs, delivering with high intensity and with rich insight. Our aim is nothing less than to unleash your organization’s human potential. Explore more by going to:

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