Take pride in everything we do earning the trust and confidence of everyone we meet. Do the right thing at the right time, every time, to enhance the success of our client’s business and candidate’s career.
Premrose Partners, Inc. is a Bloomington, Illinois, corporation doing business in the employee search and employment placement industry, focusing on recruiting for professional, management, and executive positions.
Our clients hail from many industries including manufacturing, insurance, distribution, services, public accounting, healthcare, retail, and banking. Also, includes public and private firms with as few as 4 employees to those with revenues above fifty billion dollars. Though we continue to concentrate our efforts in the greater Midwest, we have proven our effectiveness in finding solutions for positions on the coasts and borders of the United States. The company’s long record of success can be attributed to the adherence to the core business values that emphasize doing the right thing in all our activities and putting the best interests of our clients and candidates above other considerations.
Founder Roy Luitjens purchased the recruiting and franchise rights for Management Recruiters of Bloomington, Inc. from Al Snedden and incorporated Premrose Partners in 2008. Mr. Luitjens was a senior recruiting manager with Management Recruiters of Bloomington with a long record of success dating back to 1983. Management Recruiters of Bloomington was established in 1979 as a franchisee of Management Recruiters International (MRI). Premrose Partners continued their franchise relationship with the MRI Network until 2018.
Premrose Partners has always been a family affair, with Mr. Luitjens grandson Jeremy Burkhart joining the company in 2008 as an account executive and rising through the ranks to become Managing Partner in 2015. In 2018, Mr. Burkhart became a partner & co-owner with an equal share of an ownership stake in the company.
For over 10 years, Mr. Luitjens served as President and Owner of Premrose Partners until his unexpected passing in July 2019. Mr. Burkhart has assumed sole ownership of the company and remains dedicated to continuing the work and legacy of his grandfather and serving both the Bloomington, Illinois, community, the greater Midwest, and beyond.
Jeremy Burkhart President
Jeremy was born and raised in Bloomington, Illinois, and joined Premrose Partners as an account executive in 2008. Then, his focus was building relationships with manufacturing firms and recruiting the financial and accounting talent they needed. Since that time Jeremy has expanded his client base to include insurance, healthcare, and retail enterprises and recruits operations management executives as well as financial and accounting leaders.
In his role as operations manager Jeremy oversees the day to day needs of the business and is our technology expert.