Russ  Hovendick

Russ Hovendick

Russ Hovendick is a national award winning executive recruiter. For over 20 years, he has motivated hundreds of people through his multiple roles as recruiter, career coach, training consultant, business owner, and volunteer chaplain/ counselor within the Juvenile, Jail and Prison System of South Dakota. He heads Client Staffing Solutions, Inc., an executive recruiting agency, and recently founded the Directional Motivation Group which offers career development books, training, webinars, scholarships, veteran services, career and life coaching, and other resources dedicated to making a difference in the lives of people. With his positive approach and energetic personality, he is a frequent guest on radio and TV stations. His Directional Motivation book series has been widely endorsed by business and educational leaders across the country. For booking inquiries, you may contact Russ at