Kelly Noelle

Kelly Noelle

Partner, Operations & Industrial Sales
Recruitment Specialties
Mid-level to Executive Operations roles within a cross section of industries, including; Manufacturing, Distribution, Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation, 3PL, Health & Safety, Quality, Production, Engineering, Trades, Lean Six Sigma, Warehousing, Construction, Project Management, Process Improvement, Business & Strategic Planning and Facilities Management in B2B, B2C, Pharmaceuticals, Consumer Packaged Goods, Industrial, and Life Sciences.


Kelly runs the Operations and Industrial Sales practice at IQ PARTNERS, leveraging more than a decade of experience recruiting for mid-level to C-level/executive positions across a range of industries. She is one of North America’s highest performing recruiters known for tenacity, perseverance, and speed in her search practices.

Kelly brings an abundance of relevant, first-hand experience to each of her searches. She has worked with some of the most recognized brands in Canada and her 97% close rate keeps her as a trusted partner for many. She is known for delivering on complex and challenging searches where others have failed.

Having worked in the Operations and Industrial space prior to becoming a recruiter, she has an intrinsic understanding of a company’s needs and is able to utilize real world experience while working with both clients and candidates. She has an ability to source exceptional candidates for complex roles using innovative, out-of-the-box thinking.

Kelly has an Honor’s Bachelor of Arts degree and a Master of Arts degree where she graduated with distinction. She is also fluent in English and French.


Direct experience working in the Operations business and brings real life experiences and skills to each of her searches.




She is a weight lifter, marathon runner and avid squash player.