DHR International completes search for President and Chief Executive Officer, Tampa Bay Partnership

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce the placement of Rick Homans as president and CEO of the Tampa Bay Partnership headquartered in Tampa, Fla. The search was completed by David Smith, partner – economic development, and Tina Winner, a partner at DHR International’s Jobplex. The Partnership conducted a nationwide search and interviewed candidates in Florida and throughout the U.S. Mr. Homans previously served as president and CEO of the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation. Prior to that, he served in the cabinet of Governor Bill Richardson of New Mexico, as secretary of economic development and, subsequently,…

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DHR International completes search for CEO, Wabash Valley Power Association

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce the successful placement of Jay Bartlett as chief executive officer for Wabash Valley Power Association. The search was completed by Partner Chris Guiney. Mr. Guiney said the WVPA showed great vision in their effort to find a new CEO. “Too often, searches in the electric cooperative space are just a re-hash of the same CEO candidates who are eager to make a move. WVPA chose to employ a highly consultative, multi-dimensional approach that leveraged a deep fit assessment methodology that ensured they had an exceptional candidate pool. Thanks to this process, WVPA ultimately found a CEO…

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