August 15, 2014 – Hardesty, LLC has added Ken Anthony to lead a new practice in Atlanta. Mr. Anthony previously was CFO of Sparus Holdings Inc., which provides professional services to the natural gas industry. The executive services firm also hired Louise King as a partner and national director of recruiting, based in the firm’s Dallas/Ft. Worth office. Ms. King previously was director of talent at Tatum LLC. “We are excited to bring the Hardesty name officially to the East Coast and look forward to building our brand and developing deep roots in the Southeast and beyond,” said Karl Hardesty, the firm’s CEO and co-founder. “Having a presence in Dallas is an integral part of our strategic growth plan and Louise is the perfect executive to build our practice there. She will have national recruiting responsibilities and manage the recruiting function firm-wide.” Hardesty, LLC is a national executive services firm focused on the office of the CFO, providing practical solutions for interim assignments, special projects and permanent positions.