As a Franchisee with Patrice & Associates, I am backed by the full resources of the top recruiting company in the hospitality industry. We work together as a team to share the best opportunities for our candidates. If you are ready to see what opportunities we have available which best suit your background and skills, let me go to work for you.
I am committed to getting to know each candidate’s background and professional skills, as well as their long-term personal and career goals. I will work with you to fine tune your resume, help prepare you for the interviewing process and help you decide your next career move.
I take pride in my ability to match clients with the most qualified candidates and feel a great sense of accomplishment when a successful match is made. My clients can expect my commitment to learning their specific needs. I will dedicate myself to understanding each client’s business and their unique staffing requirements, and I will provide as many candidates as needed to find the right fit! I enjoy developing strong, lasting relationships and strive to ensure both my clients and candidates are happy.
“Recruiting is not about money, it’s about helping people.”
Originally from Upstate and Central New York, Suzanne was educated in the Jesuit Tradition at Le Moyne College, where she received Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Marketing, and later earned the degree of Master of Business Administration. A Jesuit education is more than just textbooks and classrooms – it’s a way of teaching and learning that enriches every part of a student’s life on campus and beyond. Suzanne has strived to embody the characteristics consistent with the Jesuit ideals including pursuit of knowledge, a focus on personal integrity, ethical behavior and commitment to excellence.
Suzanne is well prepared to help you achieve your employment goals, having spent more than 25 years in sales and customer service driven industries, where she developed a passion for helping others and creating close client relationships. After relocating to the Gulf Coast of Florida, Suzanne decided she needed to make a change. She had the desire to do something that changed people’s lives, and required more people interaction. The transition to Patrice & Associates was a natural progression. Suzanne’s ability to provide leadership and direction to candidates and clients alike makes her a strong recruiter.
Suzanne looks forward to continuing to coach and mentor people as they grow and work toward meeting their career goals, building relationships with both her clients and candidates, and striving to make the perfect match for both parties involved.
Suzanne lives in Safety Harbor, FL – home of the historic Espiritu Santo Springs, or “Springs of the Holy Spirit”, a natural mineral spring. Its waters were given this name in 1539 by the Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto, who was supposedly searching for the mythical “Fountain of Youth”.