“I’ve had the chance to work with Ross on several searches and have found him not only to be professional, responsive and very well connected, but uniquely thoughtful about the goals and challenges we had with each search. It was his holistic approach to finding the right candidate for our needs vs. simply getting a warm body into a seat so he could earn a fee, that makes me recommend Ross so highly”
– Seth Levine, Managing Director | Foundry Group

“680 Partners has shown deep commitment to recruiting for our early stage technology companies. Finding the right executive is key to the success of a small company, and 680 Partners is persistent and resourceful in helping to place the right people. The team has been flexible and has helped to place excellent executives for our portfolio companies, significantly contributing to our joint success.
– Jeff Horing, Managing Director | Insight Venture Partners

“My experience working with Ross and 680 Partners has always been very positive and we highly recommend him to our portfolio.  Ross takes the time to understand the overall business, the investment thesis and then the  competitive advantage of a given client.  He is then able to synthesize the essence of a company, articulate the overall message and recruit an expansive set of world-class executive in the industry.  We value our partnership with 680 Partners and look forward to working together for many years to come.”

– Joe Medved | SoftBank Capital

“680 Partners has been a great partner to Gotham Ventures and our CEO’s in attracting world class talent for our portfolio companies. We enjoy working with Ross and highly recommend the firm.”
– Danny Schultz | Gotham Ventures

“I greatly enjoy working with Ross and 680 Partners in building the teams at my portfolio companies. Ross’ deep expertise in the SAAS, digital media and ecommerce industries are particularly valuable. Beyond his domain knowledge, Ross’s tenacity, commitment to the best executives and his never-ending energy, make him a truly great partner to work with today and in the future.”

– Rudina Seseri, Partner | Fairhaven Capital

“680 Partners has proved to be a valuable partner of ours. The combination of their understanding of the software industry and their ability to find and attract high quality candidates is exceptional.”
– Peter Sobiloff, Managing Director Insight Venture Partners

“As a long time hiring manager, I’ve worked with many recruiters. I have to say that Ross is unique among them. His process is completely transparent, he truly listens, and he succeeds where other search teams fail. I’ve asked Ross to help me fill challenging roles a number of times in the past, and I have no doubt that I’ll ask him to do so in the future. Not only does he deliver, Ross is a great guy, too. I highly recommend him.”

– Mark Kirschner | CMO, The Trade Desk

Ross did it again. He came through this time and helped us filled a critical and high level Technology position. Ross is well connected and really understands how to uncover those hard to find talent. Thanks! Ross.”

– Jim Chou | Chief Technology Officer, Work Market

Ross Freeman is the consummate professional executive recruiter. His network of individuals and opportunities is impressive and his understanding of his candidates’ skillsets and unique attributes makes him an excellent resource for any executive search.”

– Dave Hendricks | President LiveIntent

“I first had the opportunity to work with Ross and the 680 Partners team as a candidate. I was impressed with Ross’ knowledge of the market, his ability to navigate the complicated dance between the board and the candidates, and his professionalism throughout the process. Ross was very knowledgeable about the requirements of the position, and showed great transparency throughout the entire process. He went the extra mile to make sure that we ended up with a good outcome, and not just a quick one. It was a privilege to work with Ross.”
– Jim Anderson, CEO | SocialFlow

“Ross has been a valuable asset to Medialets as we’ve grown the team. His persistence and knowledge of the ad tech space have repeatedly brought us world class talent”
– Eric Litman, CEO | Medialets

“We chose 680 Partners because of their understanding of what type of executive can bring the right level of strategy, vision, operational expertise and perseverance to help an emerging company in a dynamic and evolving marketplace. They lived up to our expectations and then some. They spend the time in understanding your business and needs and matching them up to the person that can deliver.”
– Ben Sun, Partner High Peaks Venture Partners

“I have worked with Ross now for more than a decade. He and his team have conducted numerous searches for me and for my portfolio companies. I can attest without any qualifiers whatsoever to his professionalism, enthusiasm, intellect, and understanding of the search. Most importantly, Ross GETS THE JOB DONE – he sees even the most challenging search through to conclusion.”
– Ramanan Raghavendran, Managing Director Kubera Partners

“680 Partners is simply best in class. They played a crucial role in helping us to pull together our senior management team, and making a key strategic hire. 680 Partners inherently understands the BPO industry, and was able to target the right candidates and ultimately deliver fast results. They are a pleasure to work with.”
– Ernest Cu, CEO SPI

“I’ve had years and years of experiences with search firms and after working with 680 Partners LLC, I’m convinced that they have raised the bar. This is how executive search should be – responsive, decisive, relentless and leveraging their knowledge base to help Greenfield find the best human capital. Working with Ross was a great experience, and it really feels like a partnership. It’s been a big help to have them on our side.”
– Dean Wiltse, CEO FashionPlaytes