Our History

For over 30 years,
CMC Consultants Inc.
has been one of the premier boutique executive search firms
in Chicago.


CMC uses in-depth behavioral interviewing to recruit top talent in both retained Executive Search and the contingency marketplace. With specialized expertise across diverse industries and job functionalities, CMC Consultants, Inc. has grown a strong network of clients in Chicago and on the national level. CMC stands behind the work that we do with honesty and concern; placing an unrelenting focus on the thorough understanding of a client’s culture, accurate candidate fit, quality and responsiveness. With each assignment, we want to strengthen our relationship with our clients and provide the excellence in performance that will set the standard for our industry. There is unlimited human potential in business today, waiting to be discovered, willing to be challenged and capable of great achievements. With CMC Consultants, Inc., you have a partner that can unlock the human potential that can lead to success.

Established on a core set of unchanging beliefs: Integrity, Value, and Dedication, Carol Marcovich is the founder of CMC Consultants, Inc. She spent more than thirty-five years in the executive search industry. Prior to starting CMC Consultants in 1978, Carol pioneered the concept of on-premise support level recruiting. Her community involvement includes serving on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Women Business Owners, Chicago Chapter where she re-vitalized the Corporate Sustaining Membership Committee and secured support from Fortune 500 corporations. Carol received the Women Business Owner of the Year Award in 1984. She has also served on the Board of Directors of the YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago.