Diana Hoyt, President of Paragon Search Group , and a thirty year veteran in the Atlanta search industry, began her career with Management Recruiters International in 1987.  While at MRI, she earned the CSAM (Certified Senior Account Manager) designation, proving expertise in legal and ethical matters affecting the placement industry.

Over the years, she has been recognized as a leader in her field, both regionally and nationally, with such prestigious awards as National Top Ten Account Executive, National Cash-in Leader, Million Dollar Achiever, and consistent annual “Pacesetter”  top sales awards. The Atlanta office was awarded the highest accolade ever given within the MRI family, that of “Office of the Decade” for both the 1980’s and 1990’s. To earn this award for excellence spanning twenty years is a feat unparalleled in the industry.

Diana Hoyt founded Paragon Search Group in 2003, with the guiding principle of always doing the right thing for her clients and candidates regardless of the outcome. Her positive outlook and passion for the business are evident in all she does.  “I knew when I became a recruiter so many years ago, that I had found my calling. I love what I do and believe that in a small way, I help to change people’s lives. For the opportunity to be a part of that, I am forever grateful.”