May 13, 2014 – Executive search firm Waverly Partners has added Ted Plattenburg in Cincinnati and Stuart Fiordalis in Phoenix. Both will serve as managing directors in the firm’s healthcare practice group. Mr. Plattenburg has 20 years of expertise in C-Level search work–including physician leadership roles. He formerly served as an EVP at DHR International, where he was also children's hospital practice group leader. Mr. Fiordalis has almost four decades of experience, which includes recruiting entire C-Suites for healthcare organizations across the country. He has a special executive search expertise in physician leadership, including deans, chiefs, chairs, and residency program directors. Mr. Fiordalis was previously EVP of DHR’s healthcare practice group. “Today, quality executive search is critical to survival in healthcare,” said Joel P. Epstein, managing director and principal. "Waverly Partners can help its clients find the extraordinary leaders they need in these turbulent times.” Formed in 2001, Waverly Partners is a nationwide retained executive search firm that serves a wide variety of clients including Fortune 500 manufacturing and service corporations, nonprofits, privately held entrepreneurial growth companies and professional service firms.