Here are some of the most commonly asked questions about our agency. The answers reflect our desire to keep you as informed as possible about every aspect of what we do and how we do it.
Shaker acts as an extension of each client's HR and staffing departments by helping them to meet their recruitment and retention objectives through candidate and employee communications. Using traditional and innovative advertising techniques and media, Shaker communicates employment opportunities that target potential candidates with highly creative, memorable and effective concepts and executions. In addition, we offer the entire range of related employee communications. In short, Shaker utilizes every appropriate communication channel to help our clients attract and retain the best talent in every market segment.
No, we are not a search or placement firm. We specialize in employment advertising and communications.
Shaker is an independent, privately held agency, owned and operated by the Shaker family. Shaker was founded in 1951 by Joseph R. Shaker and is managed by second-generation Shakers, with third-generation Shakers actively involved today.
Shaker is headquartered just outside Chicago in Oak Park, Illinois, and has a full-service branch office in Tampa, Florida.
Our talented and client-focused teams manage, service, and support more than 1,400 accounts. They range from large, national and international corporations in the Fortune 100, 200, and 500 categories to small and mid-sized businesses. Our clients span all industries and have locations in more than 45 states and abroad.
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