July 14, 2014 – Preston & Partners has appointed Jeff O’Hanlon as a managing director in its Charlotte office. With 25 years of HR experience, Mr. O’Hanlon formerly served as vice president of talent acquisition of Belks Department Stores. Gary Preston, founder and CEO of Preston & Partners, said: “We feel very fortunate to add someone like Jeff to our core team. He has been one of the early pioneers of building corporate talent departments in the retail space and has recruited hundreds of senior executives over his career. He understands the customer experience and exceeding their expectations.” Preston & Partners is a retained executive search practice headquartered in the Charlotte, North Carolina area with offices in New York, Morristown, Atlanta, and Philadelphia.