jetDiversity is a global retained executive search firm offering innovative, first-class leadership solutions to the aerospace, defense, industrial, and high-technology sectors. Our mission is to connect highly skilled women and people of color with high-level jobs in these industries.

  • Commitment

    jetDiversity is committed to helping our clients create truly diverse workplaces.  We are the first and only full service executive search firm dually focused on diversity hiring and the aerospace, defense, high-tech and industrial markets.

  • Dedication

    At jetDiversity we believe strongly that the job search needn’t be impersonal.  We take the time to really get to know our candidates, and pride ourselves on our outstanding relationship management and candidate support.

  • Excellence

    We know how important it is to your business that we find candidates with the right technical acumen and personal attributes within the appropriate time frame.  That is why each of our searches is executed by a company executive, ensuring that it gets the high level attention it deserves.

Recent Industry News

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  • Report shows lack of diversity in top civil service ranks

    Washington Post – The latest annual Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) report on the federal workplace is not happy summer reading for diversity advocates. The numbers, graphs and tables document a story they know too well. Despite well-meaning efforts and all the right things said by Obama administration officials, racial, ethnic and gender diversity in [...]



  • Two Industry Teams Progress in U.S. Army Helicopter Contest

    WSJ – The U.S. Army has selected two industry teams for an unusual contest to develop a new type of military helicopter. The Bell unit of Textron Co. in partnership with Lockheed Martin Corp., and the team of Boeing Co. and Sikorsky Aircraft Co. said Tuesday that they had been picked to each build a [...]



  • Female Engineers Try to Lean in But Are Pushed Out, Study Finds

    Mashable – Tracy Van Houten has always been infatuated with space. Over the course of two decades and two degrees, that love took Houten from a pre-engineering class in high school to NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where she works as an aerospace systems engineer on groundbreaking projects like the Mars Curiosity Rover. Like many female [...]