Sudduth Search in the News

Guest Column: Impact of L+D


In a recent piece for Forbes, Sudduth Search's own Hazel Kassu explains why employees must be allowed to acquire new knowledge and skills or to improve their existing skill sets.

William "Graham" Payne Joins Caliche

9/29/23, 9/17/23, 9/8/23

Sudduth Search recognized by the Houston Chronicle's Texas Inc. and Business Journal for placing Caliche II's new Director of Energy Transition.

Renè Vandersalm Joins SCS Technologies

9/8/23, 8/27/23, 8/22/23

Sudduth Search recognized by the Houston Chronicle's Texas Inc. and Business Journal for placing SCS Technologies' new Chief Operating Officer.

Houston Expert: Attracting top talent for your startup


Hazel Kassu's latest piece for InnovationMap looks at how enhancing your retention strategy directly benefits attrition rate. 

Guest Column: Missteps to Avoid in Recruiting C-Level Positions


Our own Jen Sudduth had something to say about succession planning in her latest for Texas CEO; in it, she identifies the missteps that can hold up a search and steer a process off course. 

William Bridges Joins Texas Gulf Bank and Taylor Lee Joins Caliche II

7/9/23, 6/23/23

Sudduth Search recognized by the Houston Chronicle and Business Journal for placing a new President and Director of Finance + Strategy at each company.

Guest Column: Blended Sales Are Here, But Are We Mindfully Recruiting Leaders With The Requisite Skills?


In her second piece for Forbes HR Council, Hazel Kassu talks about how the working lives of sales professionals have changed significantly in recent years and what traits employers should look for when hiring such a position. 

Kimberly Thorn Joins Pinon Midstream


Sudduth Search recognized by the Houston Chronicle and Business Journal for placing new Human Resources Director.

A Living Case Study Project

Spring 2023

Those who know us well, know we love a good multi-position search, especially a repeat one with a company with whom we've worked before. In our latest video series, we go desk side with long-time client Dave Marchese, CEO of Caliche Development Partners Il. In the Zoom recording, we touch on our search for transformational leaders for their latest venture, TX's role in the energy transition, the current pullback in PE investment, pandemic hair styles + more!

Erica Holloway Joins H/Advisors Abernathy

May 2023

Sudduth Search recognized by the Houston Chronicle and Business Journal for placing new Senior Vice President.

21st Annual American Business Awards

April 2023

So very humbled to have been recognized as a Bronze The Stevie® Awards Winner in The 21st Annual American Business Awards® for Thought Leadership Campaign of the Year / "Attracting & Retaining Top Talent in Our Transformed Workplace."

The 2023 competition received more than 3,700 nominations. View the full list of winners here:

Thank you to our amazing clients + outstanding team for a fantastic year and incredible work.

David Sizelove, CCM Joins Invited's Woodlands Country Club

Apr/May 2023

Sudduth Search recognized by the Houston Chronicle and Business Journal for placing new Regional Manager.

Guest Column: 6 Traits to Look for When Hiring a Financial Leader


In her first piece for Forbes Human Resources Council, Hazel Kassu talks about the attributes to look for when hiring a strong financial leader.

Guest Column: Tackling the Talent Search

Q1 2023

Jen Sudduth's Texas CEO article builds on recent research indicating that more than half of firms report significant growth challenges in the area of attracting talent, topping all other factors.

Houston Expert: Here's Why Your Top Candidate Turned Down Your Job Offer


Hazel Kassu joins the fold of our contributor relationship with Houston InnovationMap.  

Talking Shop with HBJ Managing Editor Jonathan Adams


Jen Sudduth recently went on The Houston Business Journal's Texas Business Minds podcast.

Here are the Skills Best Suited for Startup Employment, Says Houston Expert

Winter 2022/23

Leah Salinas makes her writing debut over on Houston InnovationMap.  

Kenny Cavanaugh Joins Texas First Bank


Sudduth Search recognized by the Houston Chronicle and Business Journal for placing new Vice President. 

Sudduth Search Welcomes Industry Veteran Hazel Kassu

Winter 2022/23

Texas Inc. and The Houston Business Journal covered Hazel Kassu's joining as Managing Director.

A Conversation with a Headhunter


Jen Sudduth recently joined Host Cole Carpenter on TX Innovators' Great State of Innovation podcast to chat about all things human capital and their shared love for TCU. Go Frogs!! 🐸 🐸 🐸

Houston Expert: How to Get the Most Out of Your Recruiting Partner


Many thanks Houston InnovationMap for the continued opportunity to share tips & tricks of our trade with readers. 

Sudduth Search Places Three Executives at Invited (formerly known as ClubCorp)


Texas Inc. and The Houston Business Journal covered the powerhouse team that will now comprise Invited's Stadium Club Division.

Being Recruited in This Labor Market?


Jen Sudduth recently sat down with The Houston Business Journal to discuss working with recruiters to get a better job offer. 

Houston Expert Weighs in on How to Identify Transformational Leaders


Many thanks Houston InnovationMap for providing a platform to share our thoughts on the profound transformation playing out in the workplace.

Day on the Links


Thank you to Leah and Marty Salinas for hosting our clients, Caliche Development Partners, at the Houston Polo Club to watch the Houston Women's Polo Championship! Beautiful day and so much fun to watch.

Sudduth Search Sponsors Kayo Conference


Jen Sudduth and Leah Salinas attend the Energy Transition Summit.  Jen participated in a panel discussing "Recruiting for the Energy Transition".

Jen Sudduth moderating panel at Texas Total Rewards Conference


Jen Sudduth moderated a panel at the Texas Total Rewards Conference about "How HR can Effectively Partner with Finance".

Sudduth Search sponsors Houston ToolBank Golf Tournament


Britt Sudduth and his team sponsored and participated in the 2020 Houston ToolBank Golf Tournament where Britt serves on the Board of Directors.  The Houston Community ToolBank is a nonprofit tool lending program that provides fellow not-for-profit organizations with year-round access to an inventory of tools for use in volunteer projects.

ACG luncheon with Scott McClellan


As a Board member of the Association for Corporate Growth, Jen Sudduth invited Scott McLellan to speak at one of the monthly luncheons, then sat down for a fireside chat with him.

ACG Women’s lunch


As a Board Member of the Association for Corporate Growth, Jen Sudduth moderated a panel of engaging experts on Negotiation.

Jen Sudduth moderating panel about “Hiring Trends impacting the CFO” for the Energy CFO Forum


Jen Sudduth moderated a panel of CHRO leaders for the CFO Energy Forum.

Kayo Conference

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