About Us

Career Edge Limited is a national recruiting firm specializing solely in the pharmaceutical/biotech and medical capital equipment industries.

Our goal is ultimately to match the best professionals with companies who provide the medicines and equipment that are improving the lives of countless people.

Career Edge Officers

The Career Edge staff is comprised of seven Executive Recruiters and four Support Representatives. The majority of our team has had previous recruitment and sales experience.

Darla Lalime, Career Edge founder and President

Darla contributes the knowledge and experience of pioneering a once small regional agency into a now national recruiting powerhouse. Darla has spent in excess of nine successful years in the Medical and Pharmaceutical recruiting arena. She has placed several entry level and management level candidates with a variety of major pharmaceutical companies. With a keen eye for motivated and dedicated candidates, many of Darla's candidates have been promoted into management, training, marketing and specialty capacities. Darla's passion, along with her successful track record and a handful of dedicated followers, lead to the formation of Career Edge Limited in September of 2002. A collaboration of passion, persistence and dedication has set our team forth to enjoy what we do best, Recruit.

Deirdre Hulsen, Vice President of Sales

Deirdre joined Career Edge in 2004. She graduated from Keene State College in New Hampshire with a Bachelors of Science in Psychology. Following graduation Deirdre moved to Manhattan where she began her career in recruiting in the information technology industry. After successfully recruiting in the IT market Deirdre then crossed over to pharmaceutical and medical sales recruiting. Deirdre's Commitment to continue the development and growth of the company has relocated her from Manhattan to Buffalo NY. She inspires us with her enthusiasm, drive and contagious energy! Deirdre's presence has been a key component to the future success of Career Edge Limited.

Jacqueline M. Ruotsi, CPA, Business Manager

Jackie obtained her degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo with a concentration in accounting. After many years of working as a Public Accountant, Jackie entered the private sector market to manage and grow a medical practice. Most recently Jackie was Chief Financial Officer at an Inner-City Health Care Center. Her duties included overseeing all aspects of the financial arena, as well as managing the daily operations of the clinic. As cofounder of Career Edge Limited, Jackie is dedicated to handling all the business functions and looks forward to assisting your corporation in any way she can.