In addition to our outstanding references and our extensive personal recruiting experience, our firm uses a computer database with over 40,000 candidates and is a member of the “First Interview Network” (, which includes over 200 of the top medical recruiting firms worldwide. This allows us, through networking, to access to the most qualified and up-to-date candidates with the assurance that we will be able to simultaneously fill single or multiple openings for companies throughout the world.

Bernie Watring
Bernie has owned and operated WAI for 21 years. For 12 years prior to owning her own business, Bernie was a Regional Sales Manager for a cardiovascular Intra Aortic Balloon Pump and monitoring company, Kontron Incorporated. She also worked for Boston Scientific, which specialized in the Cardiology market.

     123 W Elm St
     Wheaton, IL 60189
     (630) 690-2707
    Bob LaGroue
     (630) 690-2707
  Patti and Phil Urick
Patti is the newest member of the Watring team, coming on board in 2003. She brings with her over 20 years of surgical sales experience, 15 of those years in cardiovascular sales. She has worked throughout the Midwest, Mid-Atlantic and the South for companies such as U.S Surgical, Valleylab, Nellcor and Baxter Bentley. With such a strong medical sales background and also former recruiting experience, Patti brings an outstanding network of contacts to WAI.

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     (352) 597-1412
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