Photo Release -- Mulvanerty Joins Diversified Search as Managing Director

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diversified Search, one of the nation's top ten executive search firms, has announced that Mark Mulvanerty has joined as a Managing Director in the Philadelphia Office. He will serve as a member of the Financial Officers Practice and work closely with the Board Practice. Diversified is recognized for delivering the highest quality corporate Board and senior-level executive searches across all industry sectors nationally and internationally.

New Diversified Search Managing Director Mark Mulvanerty will serve as a member of the Financial Services Practice and work closely with the Board Practice.

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With over seventeen years of experience in executive search, Mulvanerty has successfully served clients in the Fortune 500, private equity firms and small/mid-cap public and private enterprises, with special emphasis on financial officer roles. Most recently, he served as a Senior Client Partner at Korn Ferry and a member of the Firm's Financial Officers Center of Expertise and Global Industrial Market. Previously he was with another global executive search firm, where he held leadership roles in the Financial Officers Practice and Philadelphia Office.

"Mark's experience with a broad range of global clients, industry sectors and functional disciplines will undoubtedly enhance the firm's expertise, particularly in Board, CEO and Finance searches," said Judith M. von Seldeneck, Diversified's Founder and Chair. According to President and CEO Dale E. Jones, "Mark is a great thought leader and an extraordinary ‎steward of Finance Talent. He understands that great leadership changes everything. We are fortunate to have him join our firm as a Managing Director."

Prior to his executive search experience, Mulvanerty served as a professional recruiter for Systems & Computer Technology Corporation and ExecuTrain Corporation. He also served as a secondary school administrator, teacher and coach in New York City. He began his career with M&M/Mars, where he managed retail sales territories in New York and Connecticut and served as an on-campus recruiter.

The Philadelphia Business Journal selected Mark as one of their 40Under40 awardees commended for commitment to professional excellence and community involvement. He is also a past vice chairman of the Mid-Atlantic Capital (MAC) Conference.

Mulvanerty earned a master's degree in counseling and personnel services and a bachelor's degree in marketing and management from Fordham University.


With more than 40 years in executive search, Diversified is the largest US woman-founded and owned firm in the industry. Headquartered in Philadelphia, Diversified Search also has US offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C., and worldwide in Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and the Americas. Diversified is the exclusive U.S. partner of AltoPartners, the international alliance of independent search firms with offices in 30 countries worldwide. For more information, please go to

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Source: Diversified Search