Polachi

OVERVIEW

Polachi, founded in 2002 and headquartered in Boston, is a retained executive search firm providing Access Executive Search™ services to technology, private equity and venture capital clients. We specialize in recruiting CEO, GM and VP level executives for companies throughout the United States and through our Access Search Partners partnership which we founded, we have partnerships with search firms around the world. We have access to and have specialty practices for Venture Capital, Private Equity and Board needs. Our clients are both privately held and publicly traded, small and large. Nationally recognized, we have built our reputation for excellence by applying the highest professional and quality standards to a tailored, customized project approach for each client and assignment.

We have the infrastructure, resources and reach of the large firms with the agility, personal touch and energy of the boutique firms.

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HUNT SCANLON NEWSWIRE BRIEFINGS

Keeping Up With a Dynamic Workforce In Technology

A boom in the technology sector has created increased demand for executive search firms with the versatility to remain ahead of the curve when top professionals in the field. It has resulted in the rise of specialty recruiting boutiques focused on identifying leaders for venture capital & private equity firms and their portfolio companies. Polachi

Polachi Recruits CEO for Progress

Executive search firm Polachi Inc. has placed Yogesh Gupta as chief executive officer of NASDAQ-traded Progress. Phil Pead, the company’s CEO since 2012, is retiring but will continue to serve on the Progress board of directors. Mr. Gupta was previously president and CEO of Kaseya, Inc., a leading IT management cloud software company, where he served from 2013 until

Polachi Recruits Chief Marketing Officer for ViralGains

Executive search firm Polachi Inc. has placed Julie Ginches as chief marketing officer of ViralGains, a leader in consumer-centric video distribution. Managing director Peter Polachi led the search. As a chief marketing officer with over 20 years of marketing experience, Ms. Ginches is recognized as an innovative digital change agent with a proven track for creating world class brands

Polachi Recruits Chief Revenue Officer for ViralGains

Executive search firm Polachi Inc. has placed Cindy Brown as chief revenue officer of ViralGains, a leader in consumer-centric video distribution. As CRO, Ms. Brown will be responsible for driving ViralGains’ business in the $16 billion online video advertising market. She brings an extremely strong and diverse background to her role at ViralGains, from high growth

Polachi Taps CFO for NewStore

Executive recruiter Polachi Inc. has placed Joel Abdinoor as chief financial officer of NewStore, Inc. He will oversee finance and operations while working across the organization to optimize the business for growth. Charley Polachi, managing partner, led the assignment. Mr. Abdinoor is an experienced leader in building, restructuring, transforming and increasing the profitability of companies in a diverse

PRESS RELEASES

Progress Software Names Yogesh Gupta as CEO

BOSTON, October 16, 2016 — In a confidential search conducted over the summer in 75 days, Polachi placed Yogesh Gupta at Progress Software. We’re incredibly proud to have Yogesh Gupta join the Progress (NASDAQ:PRGS) team. Prior to joining Progress, Gupta was president and chief executive officer of Kaseya, Inc., a leading IT management cloud software company, from 2013 until

Zerto Names Steven Lobisser as Director of Global Customer Support

BOSTON, September 27, 2016 — Qualified talent is hard to find, which is why Zerto, a virtual data replication IT service, works with Polachi Access Executive Search. After recruiting their VP of Product and Director of Tech Alliances, we’re proud to have located Steven Lobisser as Zerto’s new Director of Global Customer Support. “Steve’s previous experience as a

ViralGains Appoints Yahoo Veteran Cindy Brown as Chief Revenue Officer

BOSTON, April 26, 2016 — ViralGains, the leader in consumer-centric video distribution, has appointed Cindy Brown as Chief Revenue Officer (CRO). As CRO, Brown will be responsible for driving ViralGains’ success in the $16B online video advertising market. Brown brings an extremely strong and diverse background to her role at ViralGains, from high growth venture-backed companies to