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iHire CEO Recognized with SmartCEO Landmark Award

Frederick, MD (August 2015) – David MacFadyen, CEO of iHire, LLC, received the Landmark Award at the 2015 Baltimore SmartCEO Cornerstone Awards Ceremony on August 12, 2015. The Landmark Award is presented to the county or community making the most investment in helping its local companies succeed. Frederick County was honored with the Landmark Award this year, recognizing MacFadyen as well as David Affeldt of GRSi and Nick Damoulakis of Orases for their contributions.

“Frederick County is a great place to work and live, and iHire is fortunate to be a part of this vibrant community,” said MacFadyen. “Giving back is a natural part of our company’s people-focused culture, and I look forward to continuing to serve our neighbors while simultaneously growing and thriving as a business.” iHire supports many Frederick-area organizations including Frederick Community College’s Women to Women Mentoring Program and the Downtown Frederick Partnership.

Nearly 200 executives and decision-makers attended the celebration. This year’s finalists and winners collectively generate $1.66 billion in annual revenue and employ more than 5,000 individuals. MacFadyen’s SmartCEO profile can be viewed at

“It’s no secret that Greater Baltimore is home to some of the region’s most impactful companies. Moreover, they have become part of the fabric of the communities in which they reside,” said Jaime Nespor-Zawmon, President of SmartCEO Events. “These companies are economic drivers, innovators and exemplary community stewards — they are true cornerstones of their communities. For that, we honor them.”

About iHire, LLC
iHire offers a network of niche job boards dedicated to specific professions, enabling job seekers and employers to reach their employment goals by focusing their searches. iHire provides job seekers a single place to find jobs that are posted all over the internet and a variety of other services such as resume building, scoring, writing, and formatting. For employers, iHire provides straightforward hiring tools to help fill open positions quickly and cost effectively. iHire understands that successful recruiting isn’t about a lot of resumes; it’s about the right resumes. That’s why iHire offers a niche focus with network reach, enabling employers a fast, affordable way to reach the right candidates. Visit for more information.

About the Cornerstone Awards
The Cornerstone Awards program honors businesses headquartered in the communities surrounding the Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, metro markets. These companies are not only economic drivers, they are also exemplary stewards. Finalists include companies of all sizes and industry segments — whether brought to their locale by a new business venture, a relocation or an expansion, these companies have made a positive impact on job creation and retention, market competition and philanthropy.

About SmartCEO
SmartCEO’s mission is to educate and inspire the business community through its award-winning magazine, connections at C-level events and access to valuable online resources. SmartCEO’s integrated media platforms reach decision makers in the Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, metropolitan areas. To find out more about the 2016 Cornerstone Awards nomination process, email us at For information about sponsorship opportunities, email us at

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