July 14, 2015 – Executive search firm Chartwell Partners has added Mike Magurany as a partner in its Chicago office. He will serve a national base of consumer and retail clients. Mr. Magurany focuses on C-level and other senior-level assignments in the consumer, retail, and industrial industries. He conducts searches in all functional areas, including merchandising, merchandise planning and allocation, marketing, e-commerce, finance, information technology, store operations and human resources. Mr. Magurany most recently served as partner in NGS Global’s retail, consumer & hospitality practice. He previously served as head of leadership recruiting for Kohl’s Department Stores.
During his six years with the company, he partnered with executive management to successfully recruit over 100 influential senior level executives across a variety of disciplines and corporate functions. Prior to that, Mr. Magurany was a senior consultant in the global consumer practice of Heidrick & Struggles in Chicago. There, he advised clients across the consumer packaged goods, food, consumer services and retail sectors on executive succession and talent acquisition strategies.
“Mike’s unique experience base as a recruiter brings additional perspective and breadth to our firm” said Stuart Bush, a partner in Chartwell’s Dallas office. “His deep expertise serving retail clients will significantly expand the capabilities of our consumer practice.”
Founded in Dallas in 2005, Chartwell Partners assists companies in recruiting executive leadership teams and corporate directors.
Contributed by Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor, Hunt Scanlon Media