Glenn Sugiyama on panel to choose “Most Powerful Women in Sports”

Glenn Sugiyama, managing partner and leader of DHR International’s Sports Practice Group, was selected to be part of a voting panel to select Forbes 25 Most Powerful Women in Sports. Racing heiress Lesa France Kennedy topped the list, followed by Michele Roberts, president of the NBA Players Association, and Christine Driessen, EVP and Chief Financial Officer of ESPN. View the complete list here. Glenn has been described by Forbes magazine as “…one of the most influential men in college athletics.” He is credited with building DHR International’s Sports Practice, one of the largest and most renowned executive search sports practice groups in the world.  For…

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DHR International’s Jeff Cohn interviewed by USA Today

DHR International’s Jeff Cohn, managing partner of Leadership Advisory Services, was interviewed by USA Today about how the number of workers switching jobs has leveled off after rising steadily since the labor market bottomed out in January 2010. From a recruiting perspective, Jeff cited that the needs of both workers and employers are changing in a maturing recovery and that companies are in search of workers who have more specialized skills. The entire article can be found on USA Today 

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DHR International kicks off CHRO search for PPL Corporation

DHR International has been retained by PPL Corporation to lead its search for a chief human resources officer (CHRO). The search will be conducted by Jerry McGrath, managing partner of the firm’s global human resources practice, along with Joe Huddle, its industrial practice managing partner, and senior associate Christine Pasieka. DHR International recruits hundreds of human resource professionals annually to its global client roster. Areas of specialty within the firm’s human resources practice include CHRO; compensation & benefits; divisional & geographic generalists; diversity; executive leadership & development; HR information systems & operations; industrial & labor relations; talent management & organizational development; and talent acquisition. DHR has completed a number of…

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Ken Schwenke joins DHR International

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…

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