IRVINE, California, October 10, 2017McDermott & Bull, one of the largest executive search firms within the Hunt Scanlon Top 50 Recruiters list, as well as one of Forbes’ Best Executive Recruiting Firms, is pleased to announce the successful appointment of the Chief Executive Officer at a private equity-backed, contract manufacturing company located in Southern California.

This executive recruiting engagement was conducted by Chris Bull, Managing Partner; Craig Lipus, Partner; Garrett Lipus, Principal Consultant; Rob Gross, Associate Principal Consultant; and Brittany Rausch, Recruiting Associate at McDermott & Bull.  “We liked that our candidate has such great depth in the industry and is a true utility player.  The combination of his entrepreneurial mindset, cross-functional experience, market knowledge, and the experience he has gained with private equity-sponsored businesses, will serve him well moving forward with this company,” said Chris Bull.  Craig Lipus added, “We are pleased to again work with our private equity partner and the Board on this search to bring our candidate to their operating company as CEO.”

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