Slone Partners


Founded in 2000, Slone Partners is a premier executive search firm that specializes in recruitment for the life sciences, diagnostics, data & analytics, and laboratory testing services industries with offices in Boston, Washington, D.C. and San Francisco.


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Slone Partners Expands Into California

Slone Partners Expands Into California

Executive search firm Slone Partners has created a corporate Western division and related expansion activities throughout California. The strategic initiative, overseen by Slone Partners president Tara Kochis-Stach, is designed to better allow the firm to service dozens of California-based clients, develop relationships with next generation start-ups, and capitalize on California’s continued growth as a healthcare innovation

Slone Partners Fills CEO Roles for Healthcare Organizations

Healthcare is among the most rapidly growing employment fields, according to analysts at Hunt Scanlon Media, which tracks trends in the executive search and leadership solutions space. This has led to an increased need for recruiting firms to deliver top drawer leaders throughout the sector. Executive search firm Slone Partners recently placed CEOs at Avomeen Analytical Services

Slone Partners Lands Chief Medical Officer for Clinical Genomics

Executive search firm Slone Partners has placed Dr. Michael Dugan as chief medical officer of Clinical Genomics. Dr. Dugan is a well known  biotechnology leader with extensive clinical experience in both commercial and academic settings. In his new role, Dr. Dugan will lead medical affairs and clinical trials, develop key opinion leader relationships, and build a scientific advisory board.

Slone Partners Taps CEO for Westox Labs

Executive search firm Slone Partners has placed Matthew Watson as the new chief executive officer of Westox Labs. In his new role, Mr. Watson will lead and oversee all aspects of the business, including sales, marketing, operations, finance, billing, and compliance. With over 25 years of experience, Mr. Watson is a veteran healthcare executive and entrepreneur who has

Slone Partners Appoints CEO

Executive search firm Slone Partners has named Leslie Loveless as its new chief executive officer. She succeeds Adam Slone, who founded the firm in 2000. Mr. Slone will remain engaged with the firm, focusing specifically on strategy, finance, mergers and acquisitions, advisement and business development in Boston and California. Ms. Loveless joined Slone Partners in 2007

Press Releases

Slone Partners Executive Search Hosts Healthcare Capital Partners Panel

SOUTH RIDING, VA, October 24, 2017 —Slone Partners, North America’s premier healthcare industry executive search firm, organized a focused panel discussion, Building an Amazing Organization With the Strength of the Right Financial Partners, achieving rare insights into the importance of strategic financing for nascent-stage healthcare firms. The panel participants – Bijan Salehizadeh, MD, Managing Director of

Slone Partners Completes Board of Directors Search for True Health

SOUTH RIDING, VA, September 29, 2017 — Premier national executive search firm, Slone Partners, announces the placement of Patrick Young to the Board of Directors for True Health Group, the parent company of True Health Diagnostics. Founded in 2014, True Health Diagnostics is a leading integrated diagnostics and healthcare services organization specializing in early detection and management of

Slone Partners Expands Across California

SOUTH RIDING, VA, August 24, 2017 — Slone Partners, North America’s premier healthcare industry-focused executive search firm, today announced the creation of a corporate Western Division and related expansion activities throughout California. This strategic initiative, overseen by Slone Partners President Tara Kochis-Stach, better allows the Company to service dozens of current California-based clients, develop relationships with

Slone Partners Fills VP of Scientific Affairs Role for Cambridge Biomedical

SOUTH RIDING, VA, June 20, 2017 — National executive search firm, Slone Partners, announces the placement of Linda Robbie, PhD, a well-versed leader with extensive assay development and biomarker expertise, as VP of Scientific Affairs at Cambridge Biomedical. Established in 1997, Cambridge Biomedical is a Boston CRO specializing in bio-analytical assay development and sample testing services. The organization acts

Slone Partners Hosts Precision Medicine Event

SOUTH RIDING, VA, June 14, 2017 — Slone Partners welcomed a panel of premier industry leaders on June 8th to discuss the initiative steered by the executive search firm, “Building Value in Precision Medicine: Can We Overcome the Obstacles?” Michael Pellini, MD, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Foundation Medicine, led an open discussion with expert