Focus Search Partners Acquires Charlson Partners

Focus Search Partners Acquires Charlson Partners blog post

For Immediate Release

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March. 24, 2016 – San Francisco-based retained executive search firm Charlson Partners and Focus Search Partners, the retained executive search division of Vaco, announced their partnership today.

Charlson Partners conducts senior executive search assignments for enterprise technology and service companies. Their client base includes some of the largest enterprise technology platforms in the world, as well as Silicon Valley’s top Private Equity-owned and Venture Capital- backed organizations.

This union enables Focus Search to continue growing its nationwide presence, while also expanding into the technology industry.

“It is amazing how similar Charlson Partners and Focus Search are in culture and mission. I am confident that this partnership will allow us to provide even better service to new and existing clients,” said Adam Charlson, founder of Charlson Partners.

“Charlson Partners’ commitment to placing the best talent with the best companies perfectly aligns with our long term goals,” says Paul Frankenberg, managing partner of Focus Search. “With the support of our parent company Vaco, a $300M consulting and strategic talent solutions firm, we plan to continue growing and expanding our service offerings nationwide.”

About Focus Search Partners, a Vaco company

Focus Search Partners, the retained executive search division of Vaco, was founded in Nashville, TN in 2010. Through its partnership with Vaco, Focus Search delivers exceptional executive retained search services nationwide. For more information, visit their website today.

About Vaco

Vaco offers consulting, contract and direct hire solutions in the areas of accounting, finance, technology, healthcare, operations, administration and more. Since its founding in 2002, it has grown to 32 offices, 500 employees, over 3000 consultants and $300M in revenues. Vaco is dedicated to developing long-term relationships, life-long careers and creative client solutions.

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