Thought Leadership


Since 1989, The Synergy Organization has distinguished itself as the first Evidence-Based Executive Search and Assessments Firm in the U.S.  Founded by an Organizational Psychologist, Synergy has earned respect and repeat business as a national Healthcare Thought Leader with its unique expertise and multiple, cost-effective and value-added services and solutions.   Synergy achieves industry leading results for its loyal healthcare clients through the integration of Proven Science, the proprietary Synergy Screening System® (including psychological testing), conducting formal industry Best Practices research studies and the application of its unique expertise and experiences along with the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program standards in all of its business practices.

Kenneth Cohen Harry Hertz
Kenneth R. Cohen presenting Harry Hertz with the inaugural Harry S. Hertz Leadership Award

Synergy is proud to have been invited to share its expertise, research findings, and own Best Practices in over 25 published articles, white papers, blogs and presentations to multiple leading national healthcare organizations including the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Center for Healthcare Governance, American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration (ASHHRA), American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), and Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA).

Synergy’s ongoing commitment to Evidence-Based Leadership Excellence is demonstrated by its development of the Harry S. Hertz Leadership Award (HSHLA) and serving as the Founding Sponsor of this prestigious international award in collaboration with the Malcolm Baldrige Foundation.