September 25, 2023 – As part of its nationwide growth, New York City headquartered executive search firm Solomon Page has expanded in Southern Florida with the addition of Sara Yacano, who will focus on growing the company’s presence in the region. She will be based on Boca Raton.
Ms. Yacano will join the growing accounting and finance team in Florida, working with Kim Wheeler, vice president of accounting and finance. Previously, Ms. Yacano was a manager with AccruePartners in Charlotte, NC.
The accounting and finance team specializes in every aspect and position level within the accounting and finance arena. Their expertise extends to the following business sectors: advertising, apparel, banking, brokerage, consumer products, digital media, distribution/wholesale, diversified financial services, E-commerce, healthcare, hospitality, legal, luxury goods, manufacturing, media and entertainment, not for profit, pharmaceuticals, publishing, real estate, retail, and technology.
Founded in 1990, Solomon Page is a specialty niche provider of recruitment and executive search solutions across a wide array of functions and industries. Lloyd Solomon and Scott Page are the firm’s co-founders and managing directors.
Mr. Solomon provides leadership and direction for the execution of Solomon Page’s vision. He is accountable for creating revenue growth and enterprise value through the implementation of profitability targets and achievement of financial goals within disciplined guidelines and parameters.
Mr. Page provides leadership and direction for the execution of the company’s vision and objectives. In addition, he has built and led the financial services division since the firm’s inception in 1990. For 30 years, the practice has served global financial institutions including investment banks, alternative asset managers, private equity, and private family offices.
Solomon Page recently expanded its healthcare staffing division by naming Tricia Weathers as vice president of business development. She leads business development initiatives under the direction of Ron DeGasperis. Based in Georgia, Ms. Weathers will be supporting the team on a national level, with an emphasized focus on building customized solutions for clients. “Through this relationship-driven approach, the team strives to grow its practice and develop deep-rooted connections with the facilities that continue to persevere and make an impact within the healthcare industry,” Solomon Page said.
Solomon Page Partners with Shatterproof
Solomon Page recently partnered with the Shatterproof, a national organization committed to ending addiction through advocacy and educational resources, conducting a fundraiser in January and February. The search firm also interviewed Lauren Lawson-Zilai, senior director, media and public relations for Norwalk, CT-based Shatterproof, to learn more about the non-profit’s mission and in turn, help spread awareness. “Connecting with individuals around the corner or across the country is integral to Solomon Page,” said the search firm. “Advocacy within our communities makes us stronger. Fulfilling this mission with our SP Cares initiative allows us to remain loyal to the communities we serve.”
Ms. Weathers has worked in the recruiting industry for over 20 years. During this time, she held both recruiting and business development positions, and worked both directly with healthcare facilities nationwide as well as partnered with managed service providers (MSPs) and vendor management systems (VMSs). In addition, she also made a shift to working on the healthcare client side, where she focused primarily on pharmaceutical benefit management.
Earlier this year, Solomon Page expanded its accounting and finance division with the addition of Daniel Clark as vice president. Based in Orlando, FL, he focuses on growing the firm’s footprint throughout Central Florida. Reporting to managing director Howard Hecht, Mr. Clark will be working with clients on direct hire placements ranging from staff accountants to CFOs, with a primary emphasis on senior leadership. In conjunction with this new hire, the accounting and finance team has also seen recent expansion in Florida’s Boca Raton market, through Kim Wheeler and Lisa Goodman, who were hired back in 2021.
Mr. Clark most recently served as national director – accounting and finance search at Verity Search, a boutique search firm serving the mortgage industry. In this role, he managed all of the firm’s accounting and finance searches, focusing on senior and leadership positions with mortgage lenders across the country.
Contributed by Scott A. Scanlon, Editor-in-Chief; Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor; and Stephen Sawicki, Managing Editor – Hunt Scanlon Media