Who We Are – Our Locations, Our Purpose, Our Values


Austin: 512.338.HIRE(4473)

Houston: 713.960.9906


Hire Priority, Inc has been one of the leaders in the placement of healthcare jobs, administrative jobs and multifamily jobs since June 4th, 1990. Hire Priority Staffing & Recruiting has been providing temporary, temp-to-hire, payroll hire, permanent placement, training and career coaching.   Hire Priority has offices in Austin,  Houston/ The Woodlands, Texas, while also providing national search for multifamily executives. Hire Priority continues to be an industry innovator focused on finding jobs quickly for the candidate while using the most efficient and cost effective methods for the client. Hire Priority is a privately held corporation based in Texas.


To experience the sheer joy of changing people’s lives for the better.

OUR CORE VALUES are the B.E.S.T.:      

  • B:  Being Bold – we take risks, we are unique and we look for the next big thing.
  • E:  Education  – we value studying, practicing, repeating and teaching in order to be the best.    
  • S:  Service, Radical Service!  we obsess over making you happy.    
  • T:  Tenacity – we will never give up.  We value resourcefulness, optimism, passion and making personal sacrifices to execute our purpose.


James G. Lenhardt, CPC, CTS is CEO & President [email]
Loa Hemati, CTS, Regional Operations Manager [email]
Robert Cote, COO [email]
Eddie Sera, General Counsel