Margaret Graziano

Margaret Graziano

Margaret Graziano is the owner and managing partner of KeenHire, Inc., a full service talent management solutions firm that helps companies hire with clarity & insight.

Ms. Graziano has worked in the recruiting industry since 1983, and has been using pre-employment assessments and behavioral based interviewing since 1999. Prior to founding KeenHire, Inc., Margaret founded HR Alliance Network, a recruiting and staffing firm in Chicago, where she consistently ranking among the top 5% in the country.

Ms. Graziano’s specialty is in coaching and training recruiting and HR professionals, as well as corporate hiring managers, on bridging the gap between recruitment and retention. She has mastered the benchmarking process, applied these skills to the candidate selection process, and created systems and processes that focus on choosing the right hire.

A few of Ms. Graziano’s accomplishments and achievments are:

  • Named “Chicago Woman Business Owner of the Year”
  • National Association of Women Business Owners, 2004
  • Named “Influential Woman in Business”
  • The DuPage Business Ledger, 2003

Ms. Graziano is a certified Retention Specialist, Certified Behavioral Analyst and is certified to administer and evaluate candidates in seven major assessment tools. She resides in Chicago and San Jose.