Photo Release -- Eugene Head, Jr. Joins Diversified Search as Managing Director

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 11, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diversified Search (Diversified), founded in 1974 and one of the nation's top ten executive search firms, has announced that Eugene "Gene" Evans Head, Jr. has joined the firm as a Managing Director specializing in Higher Education, Healthcare and general corporate.

Eugene "Gene" Evans Head, Jr. has joined Diversified Search as a Managing Director specializing in Higher Education, Healthcare and general corporate.


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Previously, Head was a Senior Partner and Managing Director, Higher Education Practice, at an executive search firm in Birmingham, Alabama. Prior to joining the executive search industry, Head's career was in the family business, Headway Promotional Products Inc., which focuses on the sale of imprinted marketing products which carry an organization's logo and/or message. The organization designs and oversees the manufacturing of products for clients and also represents 2500+ industry suppliers. Head served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer until 2007. He graduated from Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama with a Bachelor of Science – Business Management.

"Gene's experience in the higher education area of executive search will undoubtedly enhance Diversified's growth in this important area," said Judith M. von Seldeneck, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Diversified Search. "His business and marketing acumen will be a great asset to the Diversified team."

ABOUT DIVERSIFIED SEARCH

Currently celebrating 40 years in executive search, Diversified is the largest US woman-founded and owned firm in the industry and is recognized for delivering high quality senior-level executive and corporate Board searches. The firm is committed to bringing a diverse view to their searches, and helping clients open up new possibilities that go beyond the conventional.

Headquartered in Philadelphia, Diversified Search also has US offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C., and worldwide in Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and the Americas. Through their exclusive international alliance with AltoPartners, the firm also offers executive search services in 30 countries and 60 offices worldwide.

For more information, visit: http://www.diversifiedsearch.com.

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CONTACT: Stephen S. Morreale (215) 656-3592

Source: Diversified Search