Executive Search Firm Gerard Stewart Places CEO for Gridiron Capital Portfolio Company

ATLANTA, February 21, 2017 – International executive search firm, Gerard Stewart, announced it has recruited Sean Crane as Chief Executive Officer for one of Gridiron Capital’s portfolio companies, Nationwide Marketing Group. Gridiron Capital is a private equity firm focused on acquiring and building middle-market niche manufacturing, business services and specialty consumer companies in the United States and Canada. The search and placement was led by Gerard Stewart Founder and Managing Partner Lisa Maxwell.

“We have worked with Gridiron Capital for a number of searches,” Maxwell said. “PE firms like Gridiron and Littlejohn come to us with their human capital management needs because of our deep network and knowledge of the industry. Gridiron engaged Gerard Stewart after seeing us recruit other executive positions throughout the human capital space.”

About Gerard Stewart

As an international leader in executive search, Gerard Stewart focuses on recruitment for C-suite executives in the human capital space, including for private equity firms, HR technology, HR services, and talent solutions companies.

The team at Gerard Stewart advises client companies on recruiting and retaining outstanding leaders and helps mitigate the risks involved with senior level appointments. The firm has completed engagements across the global human capital landscape. Its prestigious client list includes firms in staffing, workforce management, human capital consulting, information technology services, vendor management software, recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), managed service providers (MSP), professional services and outsourcing. Gerard Stewart leverages deep industry expertise and an extensive network of human capital executives to ensure access to leading candidates in chosen markets.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Gerard Stewart has offices in London and Menlo Park, Calif. For more information, visit www.gerardstewart.com.


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Ann Warren
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