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Scott Craighead Joins WTW Associates
NEW YORK, March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WTW Associates, a New York City-based leading executive search firm within Entertainment and Media, is pleased to announce the expansion of its leadership team with the addition of Scott Craighead as Senior Vice President.
"Scott Craighead comes to WTW with a track record of success within executive search and practitioner experience within the media sector," says Warren Wasp, President. "He brings to WTW a strong sense of business development experience and executive relationships across a broad spectrum of companies and industry segments. "
Most recently, Craighead was with Epsen Fuller Group in New York City where he was Managing Director of its TalentKinect division. Previously he ran his own firm, Selective Search Partners, after having been the President, North American Operations in New York for UK-headquartered Bluesky Executive Search. Scott has led a number of key executive search and recruitment projects for such clients as Thomson Reuters, Goldman Sachs, BP, Pirelli Tyre, Nuk USA, Hitachi Capital, Alliance Bernstein, Brookfield, MMC Marsh McLennan, SIRVA and others.
A successful entrepreneur, Craighead owned a subscription-based business information publishing company, which grew 10-fold over 10 years as he led its transition from print to a dynamic web-based solution. He built a team of over 150 people in over 100 countries and spent much of his time focused on the marketing and growth strategy. He successfully sold the company to recruitment advertising leader TMP Worldwide and its Monster.com online job site, where he led the cross-selling of solutions to TMP 's other business units and corporate clients. Additionally, he led business development for digital magazine newsstand leader, Zinio, and he worked in magazine advertising sales and account management within the advertising agency world earlier in his career.
"Scott brings a unique blend of business management expertise, entrepreneurial success, and strong executive search client relations skills, making him an invaluable asset to any company looking for a solution to critical talent challenges facing their organizations," Wasp noted. On joining WTW's organization, Craighead commented, "Warren Wasp and Ira Sallen along with Associates Thomas Fives and Alexandra Wasp have built a reputation within the media and entertainment sector that is second to none. Their long-term client relationships are testament to the firm's ability to consistently deliver high-impact executives in leadership roles. I look forward to helping their current and new clients with their important talent needs."
About WTW Associates
WTW Associates has been a leader in recruiting senior executives within the entertainment, media, and professional services industries for over twenty-five years. Since our founding in 1987, we have developed strong and lasting relationships with some of the world's global leaders in those industries and have completed search engagements covering nearly all aspects of corporate life including finance, marketing, sales, strategic planning, human resources, law, operations and general management.
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