About ThinkingAhead

ThinkingAhead Executive Search is a boutique executive search firm with corporate headquarters in Nashville. ThinkingAhead is a subsidiary of the Southwestern family of companies, a staple in the Nashville business community for 150+ years, and repeatedly ranked by the Nashville Business Journal as the #1 search firm in Middle Tennessee and a Best in Business Honoree.

Unique in the marketplace, ThinkingAhead is an employee owned company with over 30 award winning consultants, widely recognized as Subject Matter Experts in their respective specialties. In 2020 alone, ThinkingAhead placed over 280 professionals with 160 clients and ranked in the top percentile nationwide of search firms.

How We Work:
Recruiting is not a “one-size-fits-all” solution at ThinkingAhead; every client, candidate, and opportunity is unique. Our industry expertise enables us to ask the right questions and comprehend the answers, thus enabling us to deliver the desired results – quickly. For more than 30 years, ThinkingAhead has been building the expertise and delivering the results that keep our clients engaged year after year.


Psychology Intern

May 2019 - August 2019 Allentown, PA
“The people I worked with and the things I was able to learn while interning ”
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