We Understand and Can Predict the Unique HR Needs of Start-Ups


When Friction Happens, You Need An Expert HR Partner   A strong HR Partner can help improve your ROI, increase employee engagement, reduce personnel incidents and support you every step of the way.  Let us Help You Fuel Growth Within


HR Partners of Detroit are start-up focused Human Resources experts who specialize in next-generation support for those who seek a strong HR structure at every step. We are the preferred HR outsourcing provider because of our experience working nationally with small and large technology start-ups and various innovative companies. At a time when traditional work is quickly being replaced by technology-driven and human-centric organizations, we are on the front line of understanding the legal and workforce changes that affect growing businesses.


Payroll, Benefits,
HR Processes


Remote Work,
Diversity & Inclusion,
Employment Law,
Harassment Investigations,


On-site or virtual HR Support for you and your team! Consider us your outsourced HR Department.

Our Goal is To Help You Win in the Marketplace.

Not sure if our HR services are right for you?  By choosing HR Partners of Detroit, you can be confident that we will take the time to understand your business and deliver based on your unique needs.  Whether you are Pre-Seed, Series A and beyond, getting ready for a sale or acquisition, or embarking on an IPO – we are here for you. 

This is our three step process:


Understand Your Business

We take the time to understand you and your business.

  • What stage of growth you are in
  • What’s on the horizon
  • What type of culture you strive for
  • What your current pain points are


Conduct an HR Assessment

We capture your current HR situation and offer our take on it.

  • Evaluate current HR infrastructure
  • Offer ways to establish and simplify processes while reducing risk
  • Discuss how to stay competitive in the market and win best talent
  • Figure out how we can save your time and enhance your company’s reputation


Deliver Only What is Important Today

Our goal is to see Midwest startups succeed. We promise not to intimidate you with unnecessary processes.

  • We know startups shy away from outdated HR processes and so do we
  • Our purpose is to simplify, not overburden
  • We take the headache of managing HR off of your shoulders
  • We think long-term and build a structure to support your growth
Mike Mauceri - CFO, Lightbank
"Yuliya led HR efforts not only for our VC firm but also for all of our portfolio companies, including Groupon, Chicago Ideas Week, Sprout Social, SnapSheet, Benzinga, and almost a hundred other rapidly growing businesses. Her integrity, professionalism and compassion for start-ups earned her respect and friendship amongst the entrepreneurial community."
Jared Keller, Director of People - Belly (founded by Logan Lahive of Techstars)
“We relied on Yuliya's knowledge of Human Resources including payroll, benefits and workforce planning on a daily basis. She was a terrific asset as we grew our company from a 10 person organization in one city to a 100+ person company operating in numerous states.”
Kristin Barrett - COO, 1871
“Extremely responsive, helpful and thorough. Yuliya raised potential risk areas while balancing those risks with business needs and costs.”

Let us serve as your fully outsourced HR partner.

Package#1 - Chief Human Resources Officer
$ 125/hr

A dedicated outsourced HR Officer for all of your needs

Strategic HR Consulting
Policy & Process Development
Employee Liaison Services
Risk Management
Onsite Visits as Needed

Think of us as your on-demand HR department!

Package #2 - Custom HR Projects from Our Experts
$ 500+

Outsource a function to our team

Employee Training
Performance Management
Benefits & Rewards
Culture & Engagement

Let us serve as your strategic partner!

Package #3 - HR On-Call
$ 75/mo+

Subscription HR Coaching Calls

Monthly calls with a dedicated HR Expert
Grow your business with confidence
Reduce risk and liability
Improve HR processes
Enhance employee morale

First 20 minutes is Free! Call us now!