Mr. Pirnat is managing director and EVP of Beacon Hill Life Sciences, a specialty staffing division of Beacon Hill Staffing Group. Mr. Pirnat and his team provide customized recruitment solutions to clients in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, gene therapy, cell therapy, medical device, diagnostics, and CRO industries. He is responsible for the national expansion of Beacon Hill Life Sciences, including service delivery, sales, and daily operations. Mr. Pirnat's personal focus on his customers extends through active involvement in industry organizations and events, ensuring a deep understanding of company needs and continual fostering of relationships with industry professionals across the US. He has served as Vice President and Co-Chair of the Chicagoland Chapter of the Association of Clinical Research Professionals.
Mr. Pirnat brings 20 years of experience in the staffing and pharmaceutical industries, consistently delivering results for start-up phase through Fortune 500 companies. Prior to joining Beacon Hill, Mr. Pirnat led sales of a national life sciences staffing division of a global, publicly traded firm. His direct experience in a Top 3 Pharmaceuticals company, as well as a breadth of staffing organizations, positions Mr. Pirnat to drive successful talent strategies for all Beacon Hill Life Sciences customers.
As a key leader in Beacon Hill's Chicago office, Mr. Pirnat has played a significant role in the company's recent recognition as a "Best Place to Work" and a "Best Place to Work for Women" by Chicago Crain's Business. He has been an active member in the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association - Chicago Chapter. Mr. Pirnat holds an MBA from the DePaul University Kellstadt Graduate School of Business. He is a graduate of Illinois State University with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Economics. He is a member of Beacon Hill's Executive Committee.