Smooch Repovich Reynolds brings nearly 30 years of industry and
executive search experience
TORONTO, Nov. 3, 2011 /CNW/ - Retained executive search firm The
Caldwell Partners International Inc. (TSX: CWL) today announced a major
enhancement to its recruiting capabilities in the Financial Services
Sector with the addition of Smooch Repovich Reynolds as a Partner and
Leader of the firm's Investor Relations and Communications Practice.
"Smooch has built a reputation for credibility, honesty and integrity in
her nearly 30-year career in executive search and the investor
relations and communications industries," said John N. Wallace, chief
executive officer. "Her track record of excellence, and focus on
trusting and sustainable client relationships with C-suite executives
throughout North America makes her a perfect fit for our team of
seasoned executive search professionals."
"The addition of Smooch Repovich Reynolds to our team is a real
game-changer," said Paul Heller, leader of the firm's Financial
Services Practice. "The depth and breadth she will add to our service
offerings will enable us to serve our clients in a more effective
manner across the C-suite."
Ms. Reynolds most recently served as the senior vice president of
communications at the Irvine Company, where she was responsible for
redefining the communications function. Previously, she served as the
founder and CEO of The Repovich-Reynolds Group, a retained executive
search and management consulting firm specializing in the
communications, investor relations and marketing functions. Ms
Reynolds' clients spanned a broad range of industries and included
companies ranging from pre-IPO start-ups to Fortune 500 corporations;
academic institutions and universities; and non-profit and industry
Prior to joining the executive search industry, Ms. Reynolds had a
successful career in public relations and communications that included
tenure as a chief of staff at Hill and Knowlton, Inc, and a senior
level position with United Cable Television (subsequently acquired by
Ms. Reynolds was also the creator, producer and host of "Navigating Your
Career," a live, call-in radio show on Phoenix's largest all-talk radio
station in the late 1990's. She also is author of the book, Be Hunted! 12 Secrets to Getting on the Headhunter's Radar Screen, and is a contributing author to the book, Navigating Your Career, in which she wrote the chapter, "How to Take Charge When a Headhunter
Calls," both published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Ms. Reynolds holds a Bachelor of Arts in broadcast journalism from the
University of Southern California in Los Angeles. She serves on the
board of City Club on Bunker Hill, is the former chair of the board and
10-year board member for the American Cancer Society in Los Angeles and
is the former chair of the board and 12-year board member for the
Westridge School for Girls, also in Los Angeles.
Based in Caldwell Partners' Los Angeles office, Ms. Reynolds joins an
LA-based team that includes Darin DeWitt, leader of the firm's Life
Sciences and Healthcare Practice and Neal Maslan, prominent life
sciences and healthcare search industry veteran.
About Caldwell Partners
Caldwell Partners is one of North America's premier providers of
executive search and has been for more than 40 years. As one of the
region's most trusted advisors in executive search, the firm has a
sterling reputation built on successful searches for boards, chief and
senior executives, and selected functional experts. With offices and
partners across North America, and a strategic presence in London, the
firm takes pride in delivering an unmatched level of service and
expertise to its clients.
The Caldwell Partners' Common shares are listed on The Toronto Stock
Exchange (TSX: CWL). Please visit our website at www.caldwellpartners.com for further information.
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