October 24, 2011 – Global executive search and assessment firm Russell Reynolds Associates has named Travis Parsons as executive director in the firm's technology practice. Mr. Parsons will be based in Menlo Park. Prior to joining Russell Reynolds, Mr. Parsons spent four years with Sezmi Corporation as vice president of corporate development. "With his broad technology experience, Travis will bring his clients fresh ideas in identifying best-in-class talent that can successfully grow and adapt within a sector that is constantly evolving," said Charley Geoly, area manager for Russell Reynolds Associates' Menlo Park office. With 39 offices and more than 300 executive search professionals, Russell Reynolds Associates provides executive search services to a wide array of industries.