Phil Ellis Associates, Inc. is a professional search and recruiting firm specializing in the pharmaceutical,
biopharmaceutical, and allied industries and operates under the guidance of Phil Ellis, a veteran
of the search and recruiting industry since 1978.
It has been obvious to us that few search and recruiting businesses understand the unique and demanding
requirements of recruiting health care products professionals. Phil Ellis Associates, Inc. (PEA)
is in its 39th year of providing such service and remains committed to being the premier health
care products search and recruiting agency.
Phil has served numerous companies nationwide as an Executive
Recruiter and Consultant in organizational development and compensation. He has received numerous
industry awards from professional associations including being named the North Carolina Professional
Consultant of the Year. Prior to 1978, Phil worked for Abbott Laboratories as a Recruiting Specialist
and Compensation/Benefits Manager.
Andy Ellis graduated from the University of North Carolina
at Wilmington and after pursuing other career interests, joined PEA in 2011as a Researcher and
Internet Services Coordinator. Subsequently, he expanded his expertise to include recruiting in
most pharmaceutical disciplines.
Tina Nicks is a graduate of UNCW. She has been working in
Executive Recruitment for 17 years. Her expertise lies in the Pharmaceutical/Bio-Pharmaceutical
industries focusing on Manufacturing, Clinical Research and Development. She has worked with the
Phil Ellis team for 11 plus years.
Hank Davis spent a couple of years living and working in the food and beverage industry in Europe following his degree completion at Johnson and Wales. Upon returning to the USA, Hank continued in that industry in the arena of sales, marketing and customer service. In 2017, Hank returned to school to earn his Certification in Information Technology to allow him to better utilize high technology tools to enhance his career. In January, 2018 he joined PEA as a Senior Recruiter to continue building upon his successes in customer service, marketing and recruiting.
Lee Douglas - Retired
John Lee - Retired