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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