About Us

William C. Ruohonen, MA

Bill Ruohonen has been involved in the employment and marketing field since 1972. Mr. Ruohonen has a Master of Arts in Management and Supervision from Central Michigan University and a bachelor of Business Administration from Kent State University. Bill first delveloped a Midwest region as a sales manager for the recruitment firm, Career Research Systems, Inc.
In July of 1981, Bill started the Chemical Search Group at International Search Consultants, Inc. in Mentor Ohio. There he developed a multi-branch department of search consultants which specialized in chemical industry executive search assignments for firms such as B.F. Goodrich, BASF, Lubrizol, Mobil Oil and Huntsman Chemical.

Based in Cleveland, Ohio, Chemical Industrial was founded in 1992 with the purpose of providing professional executive search consulting service to chemical, plastic, coatings and oil industries.

In November 2007, Ruohonen Executive Search LLC was formed to provide multi-discipline search services to wider scope of markets and industries. In March 2013 the corporation name was changed to Ruohonen & Associates LLC.

“We will save you time, control costs, and guarantee you a better employee for your organization.
Call today for a free review or services and fees.
We invite your inquiries and thank you in advance for any referrals.”

William C. Ruohonen
Ruohonen & Associates LLC – Executive Search & Sales Consultants