October 6, 2014 – Executive search firm Whitman Partners, Inc. has launched a CNO search practice to focus on the placement of chief nursing officers. Greg Masson, partner and healthcare team leader, will head the division and will be joined by Tyler Leonard who will serve as an executive recruiter in the new practice. Mr. Leonard previously worked for the North American merchant gas division at Air Products and Chemicals. “I am thrilled about our new line of business. Tyler Leonard worked very hard in preparing the division for launch and Greg Masson was a terrific choice to lead the group,” said Josiah Whitman, managing partner. The CNO team is actively working on over 120 vacancies that are published at whitmanpartners.com/cno/. With over 30 years of combined healthcare recruitment experience, Whitman Partners has been recognized as a top placement resource for hospitals and surgery centers of all sizes throughout the U.S.