The final candidate was presented within three weeks of project initiation. Three additional candidates were also presented as points of comparison from both the local and other markets.
Our client, a global leader in the delivery of content and technology solutions, was seeking a VP of Product Development to rebuild and lead a team of more than 100 technologists located in the United States and abroad.
The goal of the position was to instill the creativity and effectiveness of a world-class product development organization into an organization not known for cutting edge technology or solution development. From the Chief Technology Officer down to the senior engineers, the company was in the midst of a global transformation. Aside from exceptional leadership skills and a strong executive presence, this organization was seeking someone with the proven expertise to drive the complete reengineering of desktop products to Software as a Service offerings.