RW Stearns puts the "hunt" in executive head-hunting -- researching information for corporate recruiting, sales leads, or comparisons with competitors. Utilizing its proprietary database of more than 1 million names, titles, and organizational structures, the company furnishes custom research reports and offers profiling services to businesses ranging from startups to the FORTUNE 1000. Over the years, the company has increased its competitive intelligence services, offering benchmarking, strategic recruiting, and mapping competitors' organizational and employment structures. RW Stearns serves all industries, but has roots in the high-tech, biotech, and pharmaceutical sectors. The company was founded in 1984.