May 5, 2010 – Charlotte, NC-based executive search firm Anderson & Associates has added Richard Jarman as a search consultant. Mr. Jarman will open a Midwest office for the firm and will be located in Kansas City. Mr. Jarmen most recently served as president of Columbian Tech Tank, the largest division of CST Industries. He has held leadership positions in both manufacturing and technology sectors throughout his career. Mr. Jarman was previously the founder and CEO of Sceptor Industries, a provider of scientific equipment and custom-engineered solutions for the Bio-Safety industry. Anderson & Associates, a member of The Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC), is a national retained executive search firm specializing in senior management recruiting in healthcare, manufacturing, financial services and nonprofit industries.