Serving the Footwear, Apparel and Sporting Goods Industries across all management disciplines. Our foundations are Experience, Integrity and Professionalism– words easy to say but difficult to achieve. RSI has proven success – we’ve been representing reference companies for over 20 years.

You will work directly with a highly experienced, highly skilled Recruiter/Partner, who knows your Industry. The RSI partners – Ken Snyder and Jon Klein, and bring over 40 years of Industry related experience to bear, with over 30 years of actual Executive Recruiting experience. The group conducts searches worldwide in the fields of: Product Design/ Development/Management, Marketing, Sales, Operations, and Senior Management and C-Suite Leadership.

We will ask direct questions of you to learn all we can about your company culture, direction, and immediate and future employment needs. From your directives we will search far and wide, screen many, and present a short list of qualified candidates who, more than likely have previously accomplished, or are currently performing exactly the position criteria you seek. Once identified, we will Recruit, Negotiate, and Secure the candidate you choose.

Ken Snyder (President)

Ken Snyder, President:  has been with the firm since 1996 and has owned RSI since 2004. After a distinguished 20 year career as the senior sales executive at Timberland, New Balance, Rockport, and Stride Rite, Ken has applied his career skills to servicing his clients in the Footwear and Apparel Industries. Ken specializes in executive level Global Marketing, Sales, Product Development, Sourcing and Operations searches. He also consults with clients in the areas of sales, marketing and organizational development. Ken has a BS from Cornell University and is a Lifetime Member of the Two Ten Footwear Foundation. Email: ken@cms-rsi.com

Jon Klein (Partner)

Jon Klein, Partner: Joined RSI in 2007. He specializes in Footwear and Apparel searches in Sales, Marketing, Product Development, and Operations. Jon previously served in Senior Management positions at Timberland, Bauer/Nike Hockey, and Havana Joe. He earned a BS in Business Administration at the University of Massachusetts. Email: jon@cms-rsi.com

In Footwear, Apparel, and Sporting Goods, RSI recruits from the Middle Cube to the Corner Office- across all functional disciplines-Worldwide.