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Product Management Recruitment

Our Product Management Recruiting division is New York City's largest and most established resource for securing technically minded product leaders who have direct hands-on experience with building software products, requirements gathering and driving decisions.

At AC Lion, we recognize that the unique blend of technical expertise, business acumen, and leadership skills required in product management demands specialized recruitment. Our extensive experience and established network position us uniquely to meet this need.

Our Recruitment Approach: Precision and Expertise

Leveraging our vast network of over 5,500+ Product Management, Product Marketing, Design, Operations and Project Management professionals, we employ advanced sourcing techniques to unearth top talent.

Our approach goes beyond the conventional, encompassing networking, headhunting, and leveraging deep industry contacts. We understand that a perfect match involves more than just skill - it's about cultural fit and aligning with your company's core values.

Let us put our network to work for you,
decreasing your time to hire and giving you only the best talent.


  • Product Manager – Early Stage HealthTech Startup
  • Senior Director of Product – Radio Streaming
  • Director of Product Marketing – Video Platform
  • Head of Product Management – Cybersecurity Firm
  • Senior Technical Product Manager – Multichannel Music Streaming
  • Chief Product Officer - AI/ML Data company
  • Project Manager – FinTech Startup
  • VP Product Management – Adtech Startup
  • Product Director – eCommerce Brand
  • Mobile Web Product Manager – Healthcare Focused SaaS Platform
  • Technical Project Manager – Enterprise Media Organization

Proven Success and Impact in Product Management Recruiting

Our track record speaks for itself. We have a proven success rate in placing high-calibre candidates who bring long-term value to organizations.

From early-stage startups to established firms organizations, our placements - including roles like Product Managers, Senior Directors, and Heads of Product Management - have consistently driven growth and innovation.

Our client testimonials reflect the significant impact our recruitment services have had on their businesses.


sonny bonafide

Bonafide Health

"Our partnership with AC Lion has consistently prov en to be exceptional. Truly exceptional! Their profound expertise and unwavering dedication to sourcing top-tier talent for Bonafide hav e exceeded my expectations. From day one, the team understood our specific requirements and company culture, continuously presenting us with outstanding candidates for the roles we are considering. Their excellent communication and transparency make the entire hiring process smooth and successful for both candidates and me. AC Lion is unquestionably one of my top choices when seeking top-notch talent acquisition support."

- -Sonny Stafford, CMO

Innodata Product Management executive search placement


"I can say hands-down the service that you offered far exceeded that provided by any recruiters I’ve worked with in the past. Really, well-done. I was so impressed with how you took the time upfront and took us through an extensive process of reflection that helped define our requirements."

- Jack Abuhoff, CEO and President

Sam McCarthy product manager for PledgeMusic


"Kaitlin and Jeff are an amazing team, and I hope that as my career continues I'll have the opportunity to work with them again!"

- Sam McCarthy, Product Manager



"AC Lion saved me so much time. They consistently presented high-quality candidates that were good matches for our needs. I ended up with a great hire in no time. Would recommend and partner with again!"

Aubrey Bowser - Global Director of Product Management and Design

nicole, director of account management for Grapeshot


"Over the last few years, I have had the opportunity to build out a team and nearly everyone I have hired has come through AC Lion. AC Lion makes the process easy and seamless. I recommend them to both businesses and individuals looking to make a change."

Nicole Brodeur, Director of Account Management

Our Process

Client Alignment

A consultative discussion to understand your company and its business needs, objectives for the role, team and organization; to extract specifications for the role, salary targets, and make preliminary recommendations.

Position Description & Candidate Profile

We quickly establish candidate archetypes and zero in on the model profile of target candidates, which can considerably shorten the length of the search.

Candidate Selection

We narrow down the field, and coordinate the interview process. We present the best talent based upon the search mandate.

Offer Letter & Negotiations

We work with the Hiring Manager to develop, deliver and facilitate candidate acceptance of the offer.

Placement Guarantee & Post Hire Follow-up

We provide a guarantee on all placements; and 3 and 6 month follow-up discussions with all candidates for feedback.

Client and Candidate Support: A Partnership Approach

Our commitment to you extends beyond the placement. We provide ongoing support to our clients, including progress updates and post-placement check-ins, ensuring a smooth integration of new talent into your team. 


At AC Lion, we are not just recruiters; we are your partners in building a dynamic and effective product management team. Let us put our expertise and network to work for you, decreasing your time to hire and connecting you with the best talent in the industry.


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20+ Years Experience

Tech Recruiting Specialist

One of Forbes' Best Firms

Extensive Database

Targeted Recruitment Plan

Award-Winning Candidate Delivery Platform