October 19, 2009 – Executive search firm Taylor Winfield has added Ann Zeichner as managing director. Ms. Zeichner will be conducting senior-level assignments in the technology sector as well as other industries, based out of the firm's Silicon Valley office. She brings over 25 years of technology market experience across a broad spectrum of service providers, hardware, software and Web 2.0 firms – both publicly traded and privately-backed. Ms. Zeichner was previously a partner at Longeran Partners, where she ran the online services, software and communications practices and recruited senior executives to emerging and established businesses in these sectors. Established in 1987, Taylor Winfield focuses on providing executive search services for the internet & media, clean tech, software communications & hardware, professional & IT services, retail & consumer, education and non-profit sectors.