March 19, 2010 – Sanford Rose Associates has named Rodger Brown as president of Sanford Rose Associates-Pittsburgh North, one of several new Sanford Rose Associates executive search offices opening in recent months. Mr. Brown will spearhead the firm’s life science practice which will be the predominant focus of the Pittsburgh North office. He brings over 30 years of executive management experience in the biotechnology, medical devices, pharmaceutical, and diagnostics industries. Mr. Brown formerly served as vice president of sales, marketing, and business development at DMetrix, Inc. “Rodger has been on both sides of the desk. He has been both client and candidate in the retained search process at various points in his career,” said Rich Carter, Ph.D., president and CEO of SRA International, Inc., the franchisor of Sanford Rose Associates. “His insider's understanding of the industry will also be a real asset to his clients. We are very excited to have him join our network.” Founded in 1959, Sanford Rose Associates is a full-service executive search firm with a network of offices in North America, Europe and Asia.