February 20, 2018 – Executive search firm Kaye/Bassman International Corp. has promoted Stewart Currie and Cynthia Salinas to new managing partners within its construction and real estate practice.
He specializes in the commercial, industrial and residential construction and real estate development industries. Previously, he founded Currie & Co. Executive Search.
Jeff Wittenberg, managing director of Kaye/Bassman said the promotion was well earned. “Stewart’s 25-plus years of experience in the executive search industry along with knowledge of the construction and real estate sector and long-term relationships within have helped us significantly expand our client and candidate base with commercial general contractors, commercial real estate development firms, corporate end-users and capital market firms.”
Ms. Salinas transitioned into the construction and real estate practice in 2014 and was responsible for candidate development primarily in the western U.S. Before joining the firm, she was a master at arms for the United States Navy.
“Cynthia’s enthusiasm for our business, strong connectivity with candidates and unparalleled work ethic made her an integral part of one of our most successful teams within the practice,” said Mr. Wittenberg. “Her work now includes managing key client relationships, search execution and mentoring our younger staff. I could not be prouder of her.”
Kaye/Bassman, founded in 1981, is a global search and recruitment solutions firm. It offers expertise in a number of industries, including construction and real estate, banking, insurance, private wealth management, healthcare, energy, security, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology and medical device. During the last two decades, Kaye/Bassman has conducted nearly 5,000 mid- to senior-level searches.
Ranked by Hunt Scanlon Media as the 10th largest search firm in the Americas, Kaye/Bassman employs more than 130 consultants in the U.S. and earns annual revenues of more than $44 million.