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Founder Biography


Joseph E. Rusinovich – Chairman and CEO

Mr. Rusinovich initiated the HR practice that became HRM Partners in 1989. Prior to that, he spent his initial 10 years of professional life at NCR Corporation working in a variety of HR management functions including bargaining unit negotiations, recruitment and hiring, compensation management, senior HR management and corporate HR project management. He received both a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science/History and a Master of Science degree in Industrial Relations from West Virginia University.

With the creation of HRM Partners, the Company was one of the first to focus on non-recruitment HR functions. In addition, Mr. Rusinovich focused on the unique issues of Japanese corporations operating in the United States.