TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Retained executive search firm The
Caldwell Partners International Inc. (TSX: CWL) today announced that
Karen Richards, the company's chief financial officer, has decided to
retire. Ms. Richards joined Caldwell Partners in 1992.
"Throughout her 20 years of service to Caldwell Partners, Karen has been
a key part of the company's growth and success," said John N. Wallace,
chief executive officer. "A 20-year tenure is not something you come
across all that often in this day and age - it demonstrates a rare
level of integrity, loyalty, commitment and tenacity. We thank her for
her many contributions to the firm and wish her the very best."
The formal search for a new chief financial officer will begin
immediately. Ms. Richards will remain at Caldwell Partners until mid to
late February as part of a coordinated plan to ensure a seamless
Until the search for a new CFO is complete, Caldwell Partners veteran
Michael Falagario will manage the finance department to provide
continuity of financial strategy. Mr. Falagario is the current director
of finance, systems & planning and has a 14-year history with the firm.
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 and
Hong Kong, 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.
SOURCE: The Caldwell Partners International Inc.
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