January 29, 2014 – Benchmark Executive Search has promoted Phoebe Henderson to managing partner where she will lead the firm's day-to-day activities. She will work closely with Jeremy King, managing partner and co-founder of Benchmark. Ms. Henderson first joined Benchmark in 2012 and was initially responsible for end-to-end search execution, client development and expanding the firm's federal IT practice while establishing new practice areas. “Before joining Benchmark, Phoebe had an amazing reputation for providing great advice to companies, clients, executives and candidates,” said Mr. King. “Today, the relationships she's grown, as well as the trust she has earned and established, have given Benchmark an impressive network for us to leverage.” Based in Reston, VA, Benchmark is a full-service search firm focused on federal contractors, private equity and emerging VC-backed organizations.