A handful of new C-suite titles have been cropping up at businesses around the globe, according to a new report by search firm Odgers Berndtson and authored by business journalist Gary Mead. Accord...

Executive search firm Russell Reynolds Associates has been  tapped by the Parkinson's Foundation to lead its hunt for a chief executive officer. Formed by the merger of National ...

Executive search firm Reffett Associates has been retained by the Seattle Mariners to lead the organization's search for a new senior vice president of human resources, succeedin...

Executive search firm Ventura Partners has named Bob Damon as a partner in its Beverly Hills office. With more than 30 years of executive search experience, Mr. Damon has been...

As recruiting chief Jeff Kaye points out in the following interview, the barriers to entry in the search profession are lower than almost any other line of work. Many industry le...




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1. What is driving the recent surge in M&A activity in the recruiting sector?

2. What is contributing most to the uptick in industry consolidation?

3. What should search firms consider when evaluating a potential M&A partner?

4. Why are recruitment firms moving into the wider HCM space?

5. What recent acquisition will prove most valuable in the long term?

6. Who are the winners when search firms are acquired?



MEDINA, OH, August 12, 2016 — Executive search firm Connor | Caitlin has completed the Chief Operating Officer search for Pacific Aerospace Resources & Technologies (PART) recruiting Bill Tollison. Prior to joining PART, Mr. Tollison, who has more than 20 years in A...

SAN DIEGO, CA, August 4, 2016 — Organovo Holdings, Inc., a three-dimensional biology company focused on delivering scientific and medical breakthroughs using its 3D bioprinting technology, today announced the appointment of Craig Kussman as Chief Financial Officer, effe...

ROCKVILLE, MD, August 1, 2016 — JDG and the Montgomery County Department of Transportation are pleased to announce that Mr. Christopher Conklin has been appointed to the position of Deputy Director for Transportation Policy. Chris joins the County following 23 years at ...

DUBLIN, OH, August 1, 2016 — Morehead State University President Wayne D. Andrews has announced the hiring of Dr. Jason Bentley as the new vice president for student success. He will assume his new position Aug. 8. Dr. Bentley comes to MSU from Central Michigan Unive...

ROCKVILLE, MD, July 29, 2016 — The American Society for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) is a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to clinical laboratory science and its application to healthcare. AACC’s approximately 8,000 members come from 110 co...

CANADA, July 26, 2016 — Penrhyn International has announced a further strategic expansion into North America that sees the introduction of a joint venture partnership between Leaders & Co and Davies Park Executive Search, two of the leading executive search firms in...

ROCKVILLE, MD, July 25, 2016 — JDG Associates, Executive Search Consultants, has been retained by the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) to identify their Supervisor of IT and Chief Information Officer (CIO). NETL produces technolog...


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