November 29, 2012 – DHR International has added John Blank as executive vice president and managing director in the firm’s Nashville office. Mr. Blank becomes the first consultant in Nashville as DHR continues to expand its presence in the Southeastern United States. He works primarily in the healthcare and private equity practice groups. “We are thrilled to have someone of John’s reputation and experience joining us at DHR International, and we are confident that he will continue to build upon our commitment to our clients and the markets we serve. The opening of our Nashville office is also consistent with our strategy to expand our footprint throughout the Southeast,” said Brian McGowan, managing director, Atlanta of DHR International. Mr. Blank was previously a managing principal at Crosslin Executive Search. Founded in 1989, DHR International is headquartered in Chicago and has more than 50 offices worldwide.