Meet Our Recruiting Team

Tim Goede
Tim graduated from Lindenwood University with his MBA and worked for a major construction equipment company located in St. Louis and made an immediate impact on their sales and profitability. These awesome business development experiences led to an exciting opportunity to start his recruiting firm. Tim has brought the combination of his industry experience together with his recruiting expertise to help businesses build thriving, high-performance teams.

Tim received a golf scholarship to attend Lindenwood University in St. Charles, MO and graduated with a business degree. As the golf graduate assistant Tim attained his MBA (Sales & Marketing) from Lindenwood University.

Tim recruits in the security, IT Technology, engineering and sales industries and plans to open another GPR office outside the St. Louis area next year.

Don Goede
Don started his career in the security industry and has been responsible for both integration and manufacturing operations. He has developed a complete understanding of the security & telecommunication industries by working in all facets of security, CCTV, fire, access control, telecommunications and sound. Don has held such prominent positions as Sales Manager, National Account Manager, Regional Sales Manager and VP of Sales.

Throughout his extensive travel and proven track record Don has developed solid relationships with both clients and candidates. His specialization and long-term relationships provide a network to identify qualified people that match customer's requirements worldwide. This is why Goede Premier Recruitment is retained by many of the leading business organizations to handle their recruitment needs.

Don recruits in the sales, security, IT Technology and telecommunications industries.

Jeff Goede
Jeff has a very extensive sales background.  Throughout his successful sales career he has been involved in negotiating contracts in excess of $750K by challenging C-Level management with solutions to problems they did not even recognize.

People like to work with Jeff because of his ability to develop not just relationships but partnerships.  These partnerships with clients as well as candidates has allowed him to build an extensive network of contacts across the country.

While Jeff is not as good of a golfer as Tim, he does enjoy and understands the importance of a customer golf outing.

Jeff recruits for all levels of management and sales in the security and engineering industries.

Josh Fagas
Josh graduated from Missouri State University in December 2018 with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Minor in Sociology.

Throughout his young career, he worked as an administrative assistant for the VP, Distributed and Retail Regional Manager, Central States at Pacific Union Financial. During his time there he learned about managing and overseeing day to day sales growth for the central part of the country. He was responsible for sending weekly quota reports to his superior officers.

During his time at Missouri State University he was an active member of the Phi Delta Theta Missouri Epsilon chapter. He served on the executive board as Recruitment Committee and Warden. He also made the Missouri State Deans List the following semesters: Fall of 2016, Spring 2017, and Spring of 2018.

Josh will be involved with the project coordination of GPR and recruiting for all levels of management and sales in the security and engineering industries.

Jeff Martinez
Jeff has over 28 years of successful executive recruiting experience specializing in recruiting CEO’s, Project Managers, Sales Management, Regional Sales Managers, Engineers to Production Supervisors.

He has strong business development skills and a unique ability to identify and find candidates for hard job searches. What he excels in is building long term relationships with customers and candidates. He loves his work and it obviously shows. If you have a critical or urgent or need he will do everything in his power to fill it.

Jeff has 4 daughters and 7 grandchildren and enjoys spending time with them. He loves fishing and golfing.

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