McCormick Group


The McCormick Group, Inc. is a national executive search consulting firm and the largest independent executive search firm in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Since 1974, they have delivered highly-qualified candidates to fill their clients’ needs for strategic hires from mid-management to the executive suite across all functional disciplines. Clients rely on them as partners to fill their critical needs for talent at all levels. As a result, over 70% of their engagements come from prior and continuing clients.

The McCormick Group offers clients a full range of human capital services: retained and contingent executive searches for executive/manager positions; human resources strategic planning and consulting; compensation studies and surveys; management succession consulting and restructuring; and outplacement consulting. These services are designed to provide maximum flexibility in the development of relationships, pricing, and customized service offerings for clients.



McCormick Group Leads CEO Search for Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce

The McCormick Group, an Arlington, VA-based executive recruitment firm, has been selected by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce to spearhead the search for its next president and CEO. Jim Corcoran, who has led the organization since 2010, will be leaving the chamber by July. Leading the assignment for the McCormick Group are senior vice president Lyles Carr,

7 Characteristics of a Great Recruiter

According to a report by talent consultant Kevin Sheridan, 86 percent of executive search firms feel they are doing a good job recruiting, yet only 60 percent of candidates report having a positive experience during the recruiting process with them. Mr. Sheridan is an internationally-recognized keynote speaker, a New York Times best-selling author and a sought-after voice

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McCormick Group Places Director of National Security at Buchanan & Edwards

The McCormick Group, an Arlington, VA-based executive recruitment firm, has helped to place Timothy J. Healy as director of national security for Buchanan & Edwards, an information technology consulting company. Principal Tim Ward conducted the search. Mr. Healy, a Marine Corps veteran who served in various roles with the FBI for more than 25 years,

McCormick Group recruited Michelle Schlafer COO REMADE

The McCormick Group Finds COO for REMADE

Arlington, VA-headquartered executive search firm The McCormick Group has recruited Michelle Schlafer as chief operating officer of the Reducing Embodied-energy and Decreasing Emissions (REMADE) Institute. Principal Tim Ward led the assignment. Ms. Schlafer has worked in a variety of leadership positions for Xerox Corp. over the past 24 years. Most recently, she served as a global program manager,

McCormick Group Taps Technology Leader for Juniper Federal

Executive search firm The McCormick Group has recruited David Mihelcic as chief technology and strategy officer at Juniper Federal. Principal Tim Ward led the assignment. In his new role, Mr. Mihelcic will drive technological innovation and new product development for the company’s federal customers and across the entire organization. He will also provide counsel on infrastructure modernization programs that


Kamran Khan Joins IMRI as Senior Vice President of Federal Programs

WASHINGTON, D.C., MAY 01, 2018 – Information Management Resources, Inc. (IMRI) (, an industry leader and one of the fastest growing cybersecurity and information technology businesses in the country, welcomes Mr. Kamran Khan as its Senior Vice President of Federal Programs. Based in IMRI’s Washington, DC office, Mr. Khan will lead IMRI’s strategic growth initiatives

TMG Places Leading Immigration Law Partner with Quarles & Brady

ARLINGTON, VA, September 8, 2016 — The McCormick Group is pleased to have assisted in the placement of Peter F. Asaad as Partner with Quarles & Brady LLP. Peter F. Asaad focuses on representing corporate clients and individuals on all business-related and employment-based visa matters. He represents U.S. companies and multinational corporations in helping manage their employees’ employment

TMG Places Senior Government Relations Director with Arent Fox

ARLINGTON, VA, July 22, 2016 — The McCormick Group is pleased to have assisted in the placement of Sonja L. Nesbit as Senior Government Relations Director with Arent Fox LLP. Sonja L. Nesbit joins the firm from the Department of Health and Human Services, where she served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Legislation for Human Services.

TMG Places Group VP with Social & Scientific Systems

ARLINGTON, VA, July 8, 2016 — The McCormick Group is pleased to have assisted in the placement of Dr. Paul Gorrell as Vice President of the Health Policy and Data Analysis Group with Social & Scientific Systems. Dr. Paul Gorrell is the former Vice President of IMPAQ International’s Health Division and the director of Quality Assurance,

McCormick Group Principal Attends The United State of Women Summit

ARLINGTON, VA, July 5, 2016 — Legal Recruiting Principal Andi Cullins recently attended the first summit on The United State of Women, which was held on June 14th, 2016 and hosted high-profile speakers such as President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, Warren Buffett, and Oprah. The summit focused on key gender equality issues in six pillar