April 13, 2015 – TalentRISE, a Chicago-based executive search firm, has added Jesse Sherr as associate partner. Mr. Sherr has led client development and search execution for organizations ranging from Fortune 500 to small, private equity-backed companies for more than 10 years. He previously served as vice president at Laramie Group, a boutique search firm in Chicago. “We are excited that Jesse Sherr has joined the firm’s growing retained search practice,” said Rick Gray, chief executive officer. “Jesse will draw on his recruiting knowledge in sourcing, candidate development and assessment, as well as his business acumen and sales experience in his new role.” As management consultants with expertise in talent acquisition, talentRISE helps clients address their recruiting challenges by optimizing internal corporate recruiting capabilities and delivering customized on-demand or retained executive search services.