McDermott & Bull

OVERVIEW

McDermott & Bull has been redefining expectations within the world of executive search since 2001. The firm’s practice leaders, all of whom have substantial executive experience, are uniquely positioned to address the dynamic leadership demands of public and private companies across nearly every industry. With the advent of MB Interim Leaders in 2011, McDermott & Bull is powerfully equipped to service both the permanent and interim needs of its clients.

Respected companies including Broadcom, Cisco Systems, Chicken of the Sea, Western Digital, Golden State Foods, Google, Panda Restaurant Group, Honda Center/Anaheim Ducks, Comerica Bank, Union Bank, as well as portfolio companies owned by private equity firms such as Riverside Company, Sun Capital Partners, ClearLight Partners, Swander Pace Capital, Chicago Growth Partners, and Riordan, Lewis & Hayden, have all partnered with McDermott & Bull.

Additionally, the firm’s Executive Network program provides valuable resources for and offers opportunities to build meaningful relationships with thousands of C-Suite and VP-level executives throughout the country.

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ACHIEVEMENTS

HUNT SCANLON NEWS BRIEFINGS

McDermott & Bull taps CCO for Technology Credit Union

McDermott & Bull has placed Mike Floyd as executive vice president, chief credit officer with Technology Credit Union (Tech CU), which serves upwards of 80,000 members in the San Francisco area. Conducting the search was Brandon Biegenzahn, president of the Irvine, CA-based search firm and co-chair of the financial institutions practice; Michelle Davis, an associate

McDermott & Bull Posts 54 Percent Revenue Gain

McDermott & Bull posted revenues of $12.3 million last year, a 54 percent rise from the previous year, according to the latest statistics report soon to be released from Hunt Scanlon Media. The Irvine, CA-based search firm currently has 13 consultants across five offices. “A number of factors contributed to our growth,” said Rod McDermott, co-founder and managing partner. “For the

Heidrick & Struggles Begins CEO Hunt for Mondelez International

Mondelez International, known for brands like Oreo cookies, Trident gum and Ritz crackers, has retained Heidrick & Struggles to lead its search for a new chief executive officer. No timetable has been set for the company’s next incoming leader to be named. Longtime CEO and chairman Irene Rosenfeld has come under fire by activist investors Bill Ackman and Nelson Peltz as

Bridging the Skills Gap With Insiders

Since the financial crisis of 2008, there has been an emergent skills gap that has plagued almost every industry. While organizations have implemented a series of measures to improve oversight of labor costs and value returns, they have focused more on improving the quality of talent acquisition than they have on sustaining employee performance. And

McDermott & Bull Appoints President

Executive search firm McDermott & Bull has named Brandon Biegenzahn as its new president. Mr. Biegenzahn has been one of the top producers at McDermott & Bull for several years and leads the firm’s financial institutions practice. In his role as president, he will play a critical part in the onboarding and mentoring of new principal

PRESS RELEASES

McDermott & Bull Places Vice President, Finance & Accounting at MS International, Inc.

IRVINE, CA, April 20, 2017 — McDermott & Bull, one of the largest executive search firms in the Americas and the fastest-growing firm within the Hunt Scanlon Top 50 Recruiters list, is pleased to announce the successful appointment of Karl Shin as Vice President, Finance & Accounting with MS International, Inc. (MSI), the leading importer of natural

MB Interim Leaders Places Interim Plant Chief Financial Officer at $1B International Aerospace Company

IRVINE, CA, April 14, 2017 — MB Interim Leaders (MBIL) is pleased to announce the successful appointment of David Wopschall as the interim Plant Chief Financial Officer at an international aerospace company. This interim executive leader search was led by Rebecca Miller, MBIL’s Vice President of Sales, who met with the company regarding their immediate need for

McDermott & Bull Recruits Director of Marketing for Baker’s Drive-Thru

IRVINE, CA, April 13, 2017 — McDermott & Bull, one of the largest executive search firms in the Americas and the fastest-growing firm within the Hunt Scanlon Top 50 Recruiters list, is pleased to announce the successful appointment of Maria Migliore as Director of Marketing with Baker’s Drive-Thru, one of Southern California’s most iconic fast-food chains.  This

McDermott & Bull Finds Vice President of Sales for Envy Medical

IRVINE, CA, April 10, 2017 — McDermott & Bull, one of the largest executive search firms in the Americas and the fastest-growing firm within the Hunt Scanlon Top 50 Recruiters list, is pleased to announce the successful appointment of Robert (Bob) Ingersoll as Vice President of Sales with Envy Medical, a medical device and skin care leader.

McDermott & Bull Recruits Director of Brand Marketing for 5.11 Tactical

IRVINE, CA, April 4, 2017 — McDermott & Bull, one of the largest executive search firms in the Americas and the fastest-growing firm within the Hunt Scanlon Top 50 Recruiters list, is pleased to announce the successful appointment of Julie Schaffner as Director of Brand Marketing with 5.11 Tactical, the fastest-growing and best known brand of tactical apparel