Ken Schwenke has joined DHR International as a partner in the firm’s Philadelphia location. Ken will be part of DHR International’s Board & CEO and Human Resources practice groups. Before joining DHR International, Ken formed Gravitas, a boutique board and executive search firm with offices in Philadelphia and Chicago.
Ken is a seasoned board member and corporate executive, having served in leadership roles ranging from command of Marine units to serving as president of a billion dollar public company. A significant portion of his work has been in the hospitality-related industries, a focus he will continue with his move to DHR.
Ken is a 1976 graduate of Syracuse University and SUNY ESF and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from each. He also is a 1986 MBA graduate of Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business, with a focus in entrepreneurship and new venture management.