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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Tips for CEOs Looking to Expand their Knowledge of Cybersecurity

The CEO is responsible for everything his company does or fails to do, and a good one knows exactly what’s going on at every level of the business. When it comes to cybersecurity, many CEOs feel they lack sufficient knowledge or experience, so they elect to remain hands-off. They pass the task on to a group of (hopefully) well-trained and experienced cybersecurity experts. With 90 percent of companies admitting they’ve suffered at least one cyberattack, sitting back and avoiding the topic is not a suitable solution or strategy for CEOs hoping to keep their technology — not to mention their…

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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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How to handle an interview for an equity capital markets or debt capital markets job

If you’re interviewing for equity capital markets (ECM) and debt capital markets (DCM) jobs, you’ll need to ready to talk about a particular company that recently went to the market and about what made that company’s stock appealing. So says Stephane Rambosson, the managing partner of DHR International. Read the full article here. 

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DHR International completes search for Director and CEO, Heard Museum

Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce the successful placement of David M. Roche as director and chief executive officer for the Heard Museum. The search was completed by Partner Bill Franquemont. About David: Prior to joining the Heard Museum, David served as the director of Sotheby’s American Indian Art Department for the past 18 years. During his tenure at Sotheby’s, the most important collections of American Indian art were entrusted to his care and resulted in landmark sales. Roche has consulted and lectured on American Indian art at museums and universities around the world including the…

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