About Us

The Tolan Group (TTG) is a proven executive search firm delivering superior results for nearly two decades placing senior-level executives across the healthcare and finance and accounting sectors.  Our focus in on portfolio company recruiting for executives for middle market private equity portfolio companies.

TTG also offers interim search for clients with an immediate need or when an executive suddenly departs leaving a void in leadership that must be filled immediately. TTG Interim maintains a robust talent bench of executives ready to engage to mitigate any loss in leadership from a recent departure.

While TTGs main office is in St Augustine, Florida, we have a team of associates located throughout the United States. Our industry leading metrics are the envy of the larger boutique firms and the multi-national firms as our PE clients demand efficiency as well as quality in each engagement. In addition to C Suite recruiting, we also work with our portco clients to build out management teams as well as individual contributors.

Whether you are recruiting a CEO or a CFO or an entire accounting department or new sales team TTG can help with all your human capital needs. We’ve done single placement engagements and engagements that resulted in over 40 hires within a four-month period. We can scale as our clients needs grow.   

We are client-focused, performance driven, and experts in executive search. We want to be your search partner.

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As experts in the Healthcare industry we know the market extremely well.

We understand your market niche and your competitors, and many of the issues that keep top executives up at night.

Our performance-based approach guarantees we’ll complete your assignment on average 90 days (or less) from taking the assignment.

Solutions And Expertise

  • Executive Search
  • Interim Staffing
  • Leadership Develop.
  • On-Demand Recruiting
  • Staff Augmentation
  • Business Development
  • CAO
  • CEO/President
  • CFO
  • COO
  • Data/Analytics
  • Development
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Medical/Clinical
  • Project Management
  • SVP
  • VP

News Briefings

The Tolan Group Recruits CEO for Empathetics

The Tolan Group (TTG) recently assisted in the recruitment of Pam Holt as the new CEO of Empathetics, Inc., a provider of evidenced-based techniques to engage and empower healthcare employees to deliver empathic communication. Kaye Johnson, managing partner, and senior search consultants Hailey Brandvold and Mallory Schmidt, led the assignment. “We are thrilled to welcome Pam Holt

Resilient Recruiting: How The Tolan Group Defied the 2023 Downturn

The executive search sector faced a perfect storm of challenges in 2023. Founders, management teams, and recruiters themselves were weathering a downturn that early indications show likely resulted in a dip of 20 percent in annual revenues. There were outliers, of course, and much of how a search firm beat the odds depended on industry

The Tolan Group Recruits CEO for OnePeak Medical

The Tolan Group (TTG) recently assisted in the recruitment of James Pereyra as the new CEO at OnePeak Medical. Kaye Johnson, managing partner, and Hailey Brandvold, senior search consultant, led the assignment. With a track record of in multi-site consumer healthcare, medical devices, and aesthetic skincare product manufacturing/retail, Mr. Pereyra brings experience and expertise to

Hunt Scanlon’s Top 10 Recruiting Stories of 2023

For the recruiting industry, 2023 was a mixed bag. Recruiters continued to look for new ways to provide value to clients, AI remained a hot topic, and market consolidation led by investors continued to impact the industry. While fears of a recession, talent shortages, and candidate-driven market have been challenges for search consultants. Meanwhile, finding

Press Releases

The Tolan Group Completes CFO Search for MAX Surgical Specialty Management

ST AUGUSTINE, FL — August 20, 2023 — The Tolan Group (TTG), a Hunt Scanlon Top 40 Healthcare Executive Search Firm, announced the successful placement of Paul Olson as the new chief financial officer (CFO) of Max Surgical Specialty Management (MAX SSM), the preeminent surgeon-lead, full-scope OMS platform in the northeast, dedicated to building the

The Tolan Group Finalizes Another C Suite Placement for Memorial MRI & Diagnostics

SAINT AUGUSTINE, FL, UNITED STATES, August 29, 2023 – The Tolan Group (TTG), a Hunt Scanlon Top 40 Healthcare Executive Search Firm, announced the successful placement of Fred Huang as the new chief financial officer for Memorial MRI & Diagnostics (MMRI). Mr. Huang’s appointment brings a wealth of financial expertise and strategic acumen to his

The Tolan Group Completes CFO Search for Pharmalogic

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla., Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Tolan Group (TTG), a Hunt Scanlon Top 50 healthcare executive recruiting firm, is pleased to announce the successful placement of Mark Attarian as Chief Financial Officer of Pharmalogic Holdings Inc. TTG Managing Partners Kaye Johnson and Rachel Gauthier and Sr. Search Consultant Jennifer Chee led the search. Mark commented on the team

The Tolan Group Completes CEO Search for OneGI

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla., May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Tolan Group (TTG), a healthcare executive recruiting firm, is pleased to announce the successful placement of Robbie Allen as the Chief Executive Officer of OneGI. OneGI is one of the fastest-growing private equity-backed gastroenterology platforms in the US. OneGI is a gastroenterology management services organization that partners

The Tolan Group Completes CFO Search For BayMark Health Services

(April 13, 2021) The Tolan Group (TTG), a healthcare executive recruiting firm, is pleased to announce the successful placement of Gilbert D’Andria as the Chief Financial Officer of BayMark Health Services. BayMark Health Services is the leading provider of evidence-based opioid use disorder treatment services in North America. Kaye Johnson, Partner, and Jennifer Chee, Senior


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