About Our President

Kenneth L. Johnson | President, East Coast Executives

Kenneth L. Johnson is a distinguished Diversity Recruiter and Executive Search professional with 20 years of experience delivering talent-acquisition solutions. In 2017. Kenneth was named to the prestigious Forbes Coaches Council. In 2016, Mr. Johnson was recognized by Black Enterprise Magazine as a BE Modern Man (only 100 people received this honor globally). 

At East Coast Executives, he drives business results for clients through creative sourcing strategies and global recruiting programs as Founder and President. Kenneth L. Johnson is currently recognized as the #1 ranked Diversity Recruiter by Google search engines. Previously, Kenneth designed recruiting and sourcing strategies while consulting with companies including Spherion, Snelling, AppleOne, The Urban League of Philadelphia,Tiffany and Co., New York Life, Disney, Pepsi, UPS, and The Wistar Institute to find the right talent. 

His dedication to innovative talent-acquisition strategies and quality candidates makes him a highly sought-after strategic diversity business partner and consultant. Kenneth currently serves as the Staffing Consultant Specialist for The Urban League of Philadelphia and writes as the Philadelphia Career Coach Columnist for the Examiner on-line news portal. He has served on several panels and has been featured in Black Enterprise, INC., Solve Magazine, NY Daily News, Monster.com, Fast Company Magazine, Philly.com and The Philadelphia Business Journal. 

Kenneth is the host and executive producer of The Career Seekers Show on WPPM 106.5 in Philadelphia, PA.

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