November 5, 2010 – Portland OR-headquartered executive search firm Notogroup has named Karen Kinared as a senior recruiter. With over 14 years of consulting and executive search experience, Ms. Kinared was previously a senior recruiter at Washington Mutual Bank. “I have worked with Karen in various capacities for over a decade,” said Roy Notowitz, founder. “She has an efficient approach and professional recruiting style that clients appreciate. Karen's level of experience, instinct for talent, and dedication to our clients is already amplifying our business.” Mr. Notowitz, who founded the firm in 2009, was previously a founder and managing partner of Generator Group, an executive search and recruitment consulting firm.