We find superstars before they even know theyre looking.

Thats the benefit of our Relationship Recruiting. And the advantage of our veteran recruiters. We stay connected to top talent throughout their careers — so theyre always on tap when youre in need of proven performance.

Leadership

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Danny Cahill, CPC

President and Managing Partner – Hobson Associates, Owner – AccordingToDanny.com, LLC

Danny built Hobson Associates into one of the countrys largest search firms specializing in Software Sales, Biotech Sales and Industrial Sales talent.

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Lisa Iannone, CPC

Vice President and Senior Partner

Lisa leads the extremely successful team at Hobson Associates.

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Vénard (Vern) Chanski, CPC

Senior Partner and Director of Business Operations, Life Sciences

Verns 20-year career blends complementary roles of educator, counselor, business executive and entrepreneur.

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Beth Schneider, CPC

Senior Partner and Director of Client Strategy, Technology

Beth is a respected search expert in several niche areas within Technology.

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Scot McCoy

Managing Director, Global IT Staffing Practice

Scot has been supporting IT Services for 17 years. Since getting his start in recruiting for IBM in 1997 he has moved into executive level positions managing global solution implementation teams.

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Partners

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Larry Botelle, CPC

Partner, Technology

As a member of the Technology Practice, Larry has been instrumental in building the federal niche for Hobson Associates.

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Tim Flanagan, CPC

Senior Partner, C-Level, Life Sciences, Industrial and Manufacturing

Tim was the driving force in Hobson Associates’ groundbreaking move to retained executive search.

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Meghann Grant

Partner, Life Sciences

Meghann specializes in placing business development professionals and senior management throughout the Drug Discovery and Development arena.

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Gerry Sorge, CPC, CSP

Partner, Life Sciences

Gerry’s practice specialty is building sales teams in the Drug Development industry, specializing in all phases from preclinical to clinical.

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Bill Tomek, CPC

Senior Partner, Technology

As a Senior Partner in our Technology Practice, Bill builds teams for clients in software, new media and professional services.

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Jeff Vernick, CPC

Senior Partner, Technology

Since joining the Technology Practice at Hobson Associates in 1999, Jeff has been placing sales and marketing talent.

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Senior Associates

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Robin Bland, CPC

Practice Manager, Insurance

Robin Bland began her career as an insurance recruiter in 1995 after various roles in management and training for Fortune 500 companies.

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Stacey Eldredge, CPC

Senior Associate, Technology

As a senior member of the Technology Practice, Stacey has more than a decade of experience in Executive Search.

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Don Tinker

Senior Associate, Life Sciences

Don’s core area of expertise has been placing top professionals in organizations committed to the Drug Discovery process from preclinical to late-phase clinical research.

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Associates

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Matt Abel

Associate, Technology

Matthew joined the Technology Practice of Hobson Associates in 2010. He is a well-respected search expert and industry advisor and as a Practice Lead, specializes in Big Data Analytics & Data Science | Hadoop- Data Science- Big Data- Analytics Infrastructure- Analytics and Visualization.

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Mark Swagerty

Associate, Industrial and Manufacturing

Mark has spent the last 15 years building a reputation as an honest, energetic team player who goes the extra mile to meet his clients’ needs.

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Scott Tuttle

Associate, Technology

Scott joined the Technology Practice of Hobson Associates in 2009 and specializes in placing top sales, presales and marketing executives within the software arena.

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Consultants

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Deirdre Kandalen

Consultant, Life Sciences

Deirdre specializes in recruiting and placing sales and marketing professionals as well as senior management in the Drug Discovery and Development industry. 

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Jonathon Palmieri

Consultant, Insurance

Jonathon specializes in connecting Insurance talent with Insurance leaders. Since joining Hobson Associates in 2014, he has been focused on developing relationships with professionals within the insurance industry.

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Leslie Polgar

Consultant, Technology

Leslie is excited to be part of the Technology Practice of Hobson Associates, where she specializes in placing high-achieving strategy and management consulting professionals in the retail space.

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Diana Saucier

Consultant, Finance, Industrial and Manufacturing

Diana joined the Hobson team in 2013 where she specializes in placing top talent in the finance, industrial and manufacturing arena in the Connecticut area.

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Matthew Stafford

Consultant, Life Sciences

Matthew Stafford is an Executive Recruiter at Hobson Associates, who started his career with 13 years of Corporate Sales experience. From Software, to Medical Device, and Business Service offerings, Ive been there and done it.

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Rick Stickles

Consultant, Life Sciences

Rick’s specialty is recruiting and placing Executive Level, Sales, Business Development and Marketing talent in the Drug Development industry, specializing in all phases from preclinical to clinical.

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Research & Business Support

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Barbara Wisausky

Manager of Finance and Business Services

Barbara is at the core of the company’s staff, handling human resources, accounting and business services for both Hobson Associates and AccordingToDanny, LLC.

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Jennifer Kuper

Senior Talent Sourcing Associate, Technology, C-Level

As a member of the technology team at Hobson Associates since 1997, Jennifer currently manages all research for that practice area.

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