August 7, 2014 – Search firm O’Neill Consulting Group, Inc. has added Christopher J. Knipp as managing director. Mr. Knipp will lead the firm’s human resources practice and support its growth across client engagements. He will be based out of O’Neill Consulting Group’s Dallas office. Most recently, Mr. Knipp was the chief human resources officer for AccentCare, a national healthcare provider, with close to 20,000 employees and over 125 locations. Previously, he spent five years with Hostess Brands as SVP – corporate human resources. “Chris is an important strategic addition to our team as we not only expand our physical presence in Dallas, but grow our client relationships globally. He brings a unique perspective as a long-term client of the executive search industry, and we will look to his expertise as we continue to deliver the best possible results and search experience for clients and candidates,” said Kevin O’Neill, founder and CEO. O’Neill Consulting Group is an executive search firm whose specialties include consumer, industrial & manufacturing, life sciences, and private equity with emphasis on finance, operations, human resources, supply chain & logistics, and general management. The firm is headquartered in South Kingstown, RI, and has offices in Boston, Dallas, Research Triangle Park, London, and Shanghai.