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Franklin, TN 37068

What We Do

For Employers

Meeting leadership needs for the country’s best companies.

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For Military

Assisting veterans as they transition into key positions in top organizations.

How We Serve

For Job Seekers

Finding the right jobs for long-term career goals.

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Developing lasting relationships & cultivating growth.

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Since 2012, Plumlee & Associates has assisted hundreds of military veterans during their transition to the private sector. Additionally, the firm has educated numerous employers of choice in Middle Tennessee on the value proposition of military hiring. 

We specialize in turning CANDIDATES into CLIENTS.

Fortune 1000 Companies




We Build Lasting Relationships
Between Candidates
& Businesses

We believe in engagement and retention. Our detailed-driven vetting process (deliverables) drives better results from start to finish.

That’s why we operate with the principle of “quality over quantity.”

Our one-year retention rate is 92% for management & executive positions.


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“Plumlee & Associates helped me prepare for the job hunt and found me the perfect position in a matter of weeks! Professional and communicative every step of the way!”

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"Plumlee & Associates exceeded our expectations recently on a recruiting search for us"

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"They truly want the best for their candidates and they want to ensure that they are finding the absolute best people for the job.”

Placed Candidate

“ Nearly two years later, I am on the most promising career path that I ever thought possible. Plumlee and Associates, could not have found me a better fit.”

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Scary Misperceptions of Search Firms

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Our Company Values

Our Company Values

When deployed in 2013-2014 (the early days of Plumlee & Associates), Martin’s wife Amy, and his selfless mother-in-law, Diane, made him a priceless gift: a t-shirt quilt showcasing favorite memories throughout his adult life. It was the perfect encapsulation of...

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