February 17, 2015 – Search firm O’Neill Consulting Group, Inc. has named Thomas H. Dougherty as managing director in its Washington, D.C. office. Mr. Dougherty will assist in the expansion of the firm's industrial, aerospace, and defense practices. With over 25 years of functional expertise in P&L leadership, strategy, distribution, aftermarket, and business development, he most recently served as vice president, operational strategy for Nortek, Inc. Previously, Mr. Dougherty held senior P&L leadership roles at Raytheon, Lennox, and United Technologies. "I have tremendous confidence in Tom's ability to successfully drive our industrial, aerospace and defense practices as we accelerate our growth agenda. Tom's combined firsthand industry experience, shrewd business acumen, and cross-culture background make him the perfect fit for this role," 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 it has additional offices in Boston, Dallas, Research Triangle Park, London, and Shanghai.