March 27, 2014 – Executive search firm The Caldwell Partners International Inc. has named John Strackhouse as a partner in the firm's industrial and technology practices. Mr. Strackhouse was previously with Hedrick & Struggles, where he was a partner in the firm's private equity and CEO & board practices. Earlier in his career there, he helped create and co-lead Heidrick's global e-business practice, which grew to become the largest practice in the firm at the time. “John’s creative approach and strong global relationships have enabled him to execute complex searches for board directors, CEOs, COOs, CFOs, and other senior-level roles, and be of counsel to many leaders across North America and beyond,” said John N. Wallace, chief executive officer. “His breadth and depth of experience with clients from start-ups to fortune 500s will be a strong and synergistic complement to our industrial and technology teams.” Caldwell Partners, founded in 1970, provides human capital services to its clients through offices and partners in Vancouver, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Dallas, Calgary, Chicago, Atlanta, Toronto, Stamford, New York City, and a strategic presence in London.