May 2, 2012 – Executive recruiter Nosal Partners LLC has named Tim O’Donnell as senior partner and Beth Shandling as research manager, both based in the firm’s newly opened Chicago office. Mr. O’Donnell will conduct executive search assignments across a wide range of life science and industrial disciplines on behalf of Fortune 100, foreign-owned, and emerging growth companies, as well as private equity and venture capital backed portfolio companies. He most recently served as founder and managing partner at Treva Partners, a retained executive search firm serving the life science and industrial markets. Ms. Shandling will support search assignments in the life sciences and industrial sectors. Prior to joining Nosal Partners, Ms. Shandling served alongside Mr. O’Donnell as client relationship manager at Treva Partners, where she conducted original research for candidate identification and business development. “Tim and Beth have a phenomenal track record of delivering first-class solutions to clients spanning multiple markets, and will add great dimension to our global Life Sciences and Industrial practices,” said David Nosal, chairman and CEO. Headquartered in San Francisco and with offices in Atlanta, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New York, San Diego and Sao Paulo, Nosal Partners delivers executive search, executive leadership development, and interim executive solutions.