Bill Kuntz

After spending the early part of his career in the field of education as a teacher, coach and administrator, and where he earned honors as a State Championship Football Coach and “Indiana Coach of the Year”, Bill Kuntz joined Management Recruiters International (MRI) in 1987. Following roles as an Account Executive, Director of Training and Assistant Manager, Bill was promoted to lead the Indianapolis office in June of 1992. Under his leadership, the Indianapolis office has received MRI’s “Office of the Year” award for outstanding performance a record ten times. Additionally, the Indianapolis office won MRI’s “Office of the Decade” award for the past two decades.

Bill has served MRI in many ways as Regional Vice President, Regional Representative, a member of the Millennium Group, and as a member of various other committees and task forces. A career highlight for Bill occurred when he was honored as the eighth recipient of the Alan R. Schonberg “MRI Person of the Year” award for his overall contributions to the MRI organization.

In January, 2013, Bill joined iRiS Recruiting Solutions, a global provider of customized, integrated recruitment solutions, as Vice President/Partner. iRiS Recruiting Solutions prides itself on being an industry leader in terms of its search and recruitment processes, along with its utilization of technology. Additionally, according to Bill, the quality, expertise, and tenure of iRiS Recruiting Solutions people is what truly separates it from the competition. “Our organization has been blessed to attract some of the most talented and passionate professionals in the executive search industry. We are committed to performing with integrity and innovation at the highest possible level for our clients. Talent wins! And we have the talent and drive within our organization to bring winning talent to our clients.”

Bill maintains an active life of volunteerism, currently serving as President of the Board of Directors of the Catholic Organization of central and southern Indiana, past President of the Indianapolis Archdiocesan Education Commission, past President of the Roncalli High School Board of Directors, and past President of the St. Jude Board of Total Catholic Education.

Bill and his wife, Martha, were recently awarded the “Spirit of Service Award” by Catholic Charities of Indianapolis for their many contributions to various causes in the Indianapolis area. Most recently, Bill was honored as a recipient of the “Career Achievement Award” given by the Indianapolis Archdiocese at its annual “Celebrating Catholic School Values: Scholarship and Career Achievement Awards Dinner”.

Bill is a graduate of Butler University and earned a master’s degree from the University of Cincinnati. Bill and Martha are the proud parents of three wonderful children, Bill (wife – Kelly), Brian and Erin, and they are overjoyed with two beautiful granddaughters, Izzy and Immy.

Professional Awards

  • MRINetwork Person of the Year
  • Chairman’s Club
  • President’s Club
  • Millennium Group Member
  • Pacesetter Award Winner
  • Certified Senior Manager