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” It’s refreshing to work with professionals like Ms. Hay”


To Whom It May Concern;                                                                   March 7, 2014

It is with great pleasure to recommend Ms. Elaine Hay and her team at Campbell, Edgar Inc.   We  have  had the  … more »

Posted March 10, 2014

Another happy Client!

“Elaine was an incredible help in searching for the right person for a Management roll I needed to fill.   Not only did she find me a perfect fit but she really found me two perfect people when other recruits couldn’t find anyone!    Elaine was personable, thorough, professional and really got… more »

Posted March 4, 2014

My 3 key requirements were all met


“Resources/ Reliable/Communication –

These were three key requirements that I needed when I contacted Retail Careers.I was not disappointed on any one of the requirements. Retail Careers will be my first call each time. Thanks again for another … more »

Posted September 24, 2013

Quality First Reputation

“I highly recommend Elaine and her Team for all your H.R. needs. Campbell, Edgar Inc. has been around for a long time and have built a quality first reputation.”

Marv Steier
Tenant Verification Service

Posted May 10, 2012

Excellent Service

“Elaine provided excellent service to me when I needed short term employees. Quite a talent when you consider the quick time frame involved finding and placing someone who must jump in and learn very quickly. I would not hesitate to call upon Campbell Edgar for future employment services.”

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Posted May 10, 2012

Thank You for Working So Hard

“Thank you for all your efforts with finding the right person to add to our dynamic team.

She has been a real breath of fresh air. We’ve enjoyed having her with us since September, and look forward to her growing her Full time career with The Home Depot.

Again, thank you for working so hard t… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

A Personable Professional Who Delivers Every Time

“Elaine took the time not only to learn our requirements for management openings but to learn about the cultural fit for the organization as well. She provided a number of well qualified candidates for several positions we had in the Vancouver area. She did her job so well that the decision making p… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Can Confidently Recommend Elaine

“We have known Elaine Hay since June 2010, Elaine helped Magique find a store manager that could help Magique in all aspects of the business. We feel that Elaine did her best to find the perfect candidate to fill the position in a timely manner since a dead line had been put in place. From the start… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Delivers Results from Start to Finish

“I have worked with Elaine over the past 15 years to match my skills with employers. Elaine has great insight to myself and has always worked with high integrity in all areas. Elaine delivers results from start to finish, and is an expert in her field. You can trust that Elaine will deliver what you… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Valuable Tool for Businesses Seeking New Leaders

“Elaine and her team at Campbell Edgar Inc. consistently provide high quality candidates and impeccable service. Elaine responds immediately to her client’s needs and provides exceptional care and attention. Elaine’s team is not only a valuable tool for businesses seeking new leaders and associates,… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Highly Personable, Professional, and Extremely Focused

“Elaine has impressed me immensely in her role as a recruiter within the Alberta marketplace. Not only has Elaine provided me with exceptional talent —she has also been a great resource for me when I was in search of a career change. Elaine placed me with a highly respected retailer where I experi… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Ultimate Professional in Recruiting

“Elaine is the ultimate professional in recruiting. Solicitous, understanding both the potential employer’s and the candidate’s needs and marrying the two. On the very rare occasion when she can’t help she doesn’t delay in referring a client to somebody she trusts, to help. She is tops in my book!… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Truly Cares About Us as a Client

“I have had occasion to use Elaine’s service several times. She is very careful to ensure that there is an excellent fit for candidates and Logotex before she ever sends them to interview with us. Elaine truly cares about us as a client and works very hard on our behalf to ensure we get top-notch ta… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Very Honest About Their Candidates

“I have known Campbell, Edgar Inc. for the last 2-3 years and I have contacted them about recruiting a few times over that time and I have always appreciated their help and honesty. Many recruiting firms will tell you what they think you are looking for about a candidate however; I have found that … more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Outstanding Integrity and Ethics

“My name is Janice King and I was a Director of Sales and Operations with Randy River Inc. and Pharmasave for several years. Elaine was a big part of the success I had in my retail life. She really cares about her clients and works in their best interest by providing support and guidance. She is … more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Outstanding Recruitment Agency

“I have worked closely with this outstanding recruitment agency for well over 10 years. They are committed to excellence, understand your needs and always do their best in ensuring the best candidates are put forward.

They are passionate about what they do by taking on any challenge and following… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Pleasantly Surprised

“My experience of Elaine and her team has saved my bacon many many times.
Sometimes you get what you expect but seldom do you get more, but with Elaine
I have been pleasantly surprised.”

Peter Moore
Moore Security

Posted May 10, 2012

Campbell, Edgar Inc Exceeded Expectations

“Elaine possesses a high degree of professionalism and was quickly able to find the perfect candidate that met the needs of our company. Since our head office is located out of province it was imperative to find a company that we could trust to be knowledgeable, reliable and efficient. Campbell, Edg… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Highly Commend Your Service

“I have a small chain of 11 hair salons in BC interior. As an absentee owner, I rely upon someone else to run the business on a day to day basis. In 2007 it became apparent that a change in management was overdue but, given that I live in Atlanta – nearly 3000 miles from my stores – I didn’t k… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

An Awesome Business Partner

“Elaine is a unique individual with people talent and the ability to manage the bottom line. Because of her experience in retail and high level management, she is able to quickly determine needs and supply strong solutions to company problems. She is warm, professional, highly capable and committed … more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Great Customer Service

“Elaine provided us with employees that met our needs and goals. She was always on time and had lots of options to meet our needs. If Elaine says she is going to do something consider it done. Again, great customer service and very personable.”

Shane Sabatino
VP, Human Resources… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Full-Service Talent Recruitment Agency

“Elaine Hay is the CEO of Campbell Edgar Inc specializing in the placement of retail professionals. Campbell Edgar Inc is a leading full-service talent recruitment agency for the biggest names in the retail industry in Canada, I have personally known Elaine for almost five years, and have found her … more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Will Definitely Call You Again

“Thank you for locating for us an entrepreneurial manager to manage our key location – we appreciate your attention to detail and the sense of urgency you applied. We are thrilled with the choice, and will definitely call you again for future needs!”

Genevieve Compagnat
Human … more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Campbell Edgar Feels Like an Extension of Our Family

“The team at Campbell Edgar totally gets us! They not only understand our product but our culture too! It is refreshing to work with recruiters who sincerely look to match us up with candidates who “fit in”. We have had great success with our partnership with both the permanent and temporary service… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Quick Response

“Thanks for all your great work! We are very happy with our new manager – she is breath of fresh air. I appreciate your help and your quick response.”

Bruce Baas
Vice President
Ports 1961

Posted May 10, 2012

Out of the Box Strategies

“Elaine is a true professional who has a strong work ethic. Will dedicate quality time to identify her clients needs in order to develop out of the box strategies rendering positive results. She is trustworthy and will genuinely invest her time to provide the best service.”

Marlene Aultmore »

Posted May 10, 2012

I Would Recommend Campbell, Edgar Inc.

“Donex Pharmacy used Campbell, Edgar Inc. in 2001 when we were looking for a front store manager. They found us a great employee who is still with us today, ten years later! We recently had her fill another management position with us. I would recommend Campbell, Edgar Inc. to any retail store that … more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Pleased with the Great Candidates

“Thank you for the great job! The service was great, and I appreciated the communication and frequent updates on the search by the Recruiter. Knowing the tough employment market out there, I am very pleased with the great candidates she presented. We have been very pleased with the three people we h… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Managed the Entire Process from Start to Finish

“You understood our corporate needs and culture and provided candidates that
were appropriate not only in skill but in personality for our company. You also
managed the entire process from start to finish and eliminated our administrative
input. We were also very pleased to have a more personal h… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Great Insight into the World of Retail

“Elaine has great insight into the world of retail. She is aware of the required elements of the business and her priority is to find the right matches; complementing both the individual and the organization. She is efficient and works very hard to ensure communications between clients and candidate… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Received Strong Candidates

“Excellent, I like the ownership you took in doing a storyboard of our products, etc., I felt it was a true partnership. Communication was excellent, received strong candidates from you as well as good follow up and feedback”

Philip Stark
Diva Canada

Posted May 10, 2012

Thorough and Detail Oriented

“I have always found Elaine to be wonderful to work with. She is thorough and detail oriented. She has a good grasp of a wide array of industries. She brings a high energy level and tremendous enthusiasm to all of here projects.”

David Amos MBA
Director of Retail
Mark A… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Superior Talent and Skill as a Recruiter

“After knowing Elaine for about 20 years, it is evident that she puts incredible effort into knowing her clients, but also the potential recruits. She is diligent in her research, and takes the utmost care and attention when matching both the client and the recruit. She has placed me in 2 positions … more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Diligent and Thorough

“I have worked with Elaine on 2 separate instances providing recruitment services. The first was to provide a temporary maternity leave replacement at my business. Most recently she provided Executive Services to seek the replacement of a retiring President for a high profile British Columbia Not-F… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Hire Quality Staff

“I have been using the services of Campbell Edgar Inc. and Elaine Hay since 2006 and would recommend their services to anyone who wants to hire quality staff.”

Gerry McKenzie more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Utmost Highest Standards of Professionalism

“I found the manner in which Campbell, Edgar conducted themselves, as well as their screening practices, to be of the utmost highest standards of professionalism! Elaine Hay and Laurel Krause were very respectful, helpful, professional and diligent throughout the whole process and a fine testament t… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Vast Experience

“As an Executive Board member of a not for profit company, I had the privilege to work with Elaine (Campbell, Edgar) who was hired to assist in identifying a new President/CEO.

I found her data gathering on candidates very thorough and her vast experience made the entire process very smooth. It w… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Loyal, Reliable, Volunteer and a Valuable Mentor

“Elaine was a joy to work with at Junior Achievement. She was a loyal, reliable, volunteer and a valuable mentor to the young people who she provided with business programming in schools throughout Vancouver.
As Governor for the Better Business Bureau, she continues to give back to the community. … more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Right People in the Right Places

“Campbell Edgar understands the urgency retailers have in terms of getting the right people in the right places immediately. We received a great level of professionalism, timely service and best of all, a successful candidate. Many thanks!”

“In the fast-paced world of retail, we often need result… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Exceedingly Good Candidate

“We had a specific job which required the intimate knowledge of adobe in design. We called Elaine and she found us someone who was exceedingly good. He completed the job in three days, this would of taken weeks. Our team enjoyed working with this fellow as he was professional and exceedingly pleasan… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Clearly Superior Intuition

“I have known Elaine Hay for approximately six years now and used Campbell Edgar Inc. for recruitment purposes.

I highly recommend the services of Campbell Edgar and in particular the President, Elaine Hay. It can be said of most woman that they have an intuitive ability; however, Elaine elevate… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Consistently Delivered Quality Candidates

“In working with Elaine in the past, her efficient and timely follow up and communication with me, has consistently delivered quality candidates for our consideration at each level of management we have requested. Her expertise and understanding of our business, the profile of people who succeed in … more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Commitment to Excellence and Leadership

“I have known Elaine for many years and have developed a business relationship with Elaine on many levels.

Her integrity, commitment to excellence and leadership within the business community has provided me with opportunities to work and collaborate with extraordinary individuals.

Elaine ha… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Recruiting High Caliber Candidates

“Elaine and her team were great to work with. Their collective knowledge and experience in the Retail Industry were instrumental in delivering results when recruiting high caliber candidates in a difficult environment. Their professionalism shone at every step of the process and yielded valuable sup… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

Proven Track Record

“I have known Elaine Hay of Campbell, Edgar Inc. since 2008. Elaine is someone who is highly respected by her peers and always willing to help others. I have always been impressed with Elaine’s integrity and strong sense of moral values in her business dealings.

On a recent project that I worke… more »

Posted May 10, 2012

A Model of Corporate Social Responsibility

“Elaine is a Governor of the Better Business Bureau of Mainland BC. As Chair and Past Chair of our Board of Directors, She has embraced all aspects of technology including social networking to promote her business. She leads by example in providing excellence in customer service; providing innovati… more »

Posted May 9, 2012