IRVINE, California, November 17, 2016MB Interim Leaders (MBIL) is pleased to announce the successful appointment of the interim Chief Information Officer at one of the nation’s largest apparel companies.

Rebecca Miller, MBIL’s Vice President of Sales, met with the apparel company, who had an urgent need for a skilled turnaround IT Executive to help improve performance.  Within one week of receiving the position, our interim leader was hired and placed onsite as the interim CIO.  After just one month, the interim leader found a savings of over $2 million dollars and is aiding in transitioning the company into a growth phase and potential sale.

Our interim leader has over twenty years of experience leading IT departments at both privately-held and publicly-traded companies such as The Walt Disney Company and Arbonne International.  He has a strong background in turnaround situations and has achieved success in helping large companies transition into growth phases through identifying infrastructure issues, rebuilding/repairing applications, and conducting IT risk assessments.

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Established by McDermott & Bull in 2011, MB Interim Leaders is the definitive interim executive leadership resource for companies seeking to address immediate challenges.  McDermott & Bull has been redefining expectations within the world of executive search since 2001, and the advent of MB Interim Leaders powerfully equips the firm to service both the temporary and permanent needs of its clients.  The firm’s practice leaders, all of whom have substantial executive experience, are uniquely positioned to address the dynamic leadership demands of public and private companies across nearly every industry.  Respected companies including Broadcom, Cisco Systems, Chicken of the Sea, Western Digital, Golden State Foods, Google, Panda Restaurant Group, Honda Center/Anaheim Ducks, Comerica Bank, Union Bank, as well as portfolio companies owned by private equity firms such as Riverside Company, Sun Capital Partners, ClearLight Partners, Swander Pace Capital, Chicago Growth Partners, and Riordan, Lewis & Hayden, have all partnered with McDermott & Bull.  Additionally, the firm’s Executive Network program provides valuable resources for and offers opportunities to build meaningful relationships with thousands of C-Suite and VP-level executives throughout the country.