October 15, 2015 – Greenwich, CT-based boutique executive search firm K. Russo Consulting, Inc. has joined the Sanford Rose Associates Executive Search Network. Led by Karen Russo, K. Russo Consulting specializes in executive search and talent consulting throughout North, Latin and Central America. Their sister company, IIPE, based in Mexico, customizes research solutions through a team of multilingual search professionals.
“Karen Russo is a world class search professional and trainer in our industry. We are so fortunate to have someone of her character and talent and the reputation of K. Russo Consulting and IIPE as members of our network,” said Jeff Kaye, co-Sanford Rose senior managing director. “There is no doubt their inclusion into the organization will take the collective to the next level.”
“Over my 20 years in the search industry, I’ve collaborated extensively with Jeff Kaye and his team and have grown to know them very well. I trust them and admire their professionalism, their successful business model and their dedication to the executive search business,” said Ms. Russo. “The knowledge, guidance and wisdom that Jeff and his team have imparted on industry professionals like myself has been invaluable. We look forward to offering enhanced services to our clients under this new business model and are excited about continuing our upward growth trajectory.”
Over the past few months, the Sanford Rose Associates Network has added Canton, OH-based Dan Toussant & Associates and Jackson, MI-headquartered The Smith Consulting Group as members.
Dan Toussant & Associates is a specialist in human resources consulting and recruitment solutions in the renewable resources, sustainability, manufacturing, accounting and finance industries.
“With over 30 years of human resources management experience, Dan Toussant has developed an incredible reputation not only as a consummate search professional but also as an expert in human resources consulting,” said Mr. Kaye.
Smith Consulting Group specializes in mid- to senior-level positions in the civil engineering industry. The firm focuses on searches within the engineering, architecture, and IT industries and is led by president Juli Smith. Ms. Smith has more than 15 years in executive search and 12 years focused specifically within the civil engineering, electrical and mechanical engineering (MEP) and architecture professions.
“With over 15 years of experience in the search industry, the tenured recruiters of Smith Consulting Group are proven and relied-upon experts in the art of making successful matches,” Mr. Kaye said.
Contributed by Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor, Hunt Scanlon Media