Tom Simmons to Remain Head of Spencer Stuart Office in Houston

Sep 07, 2004, 01:00 ET from Spencer Stuart

    HOUSTON, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Spencer Stuart, the privately held global
 executive-recruiting firm, announced today that Tom Simmons, a partner of the
 firm, will remain as head of its Houston office.
     Spencer Stuart said that Simmons, who had recently announced that he was
 leaving the firm to join a competitor, had changed his mind.
     "I am happy that I was able to recognize a wrong decision in time to
 correct it, and I am very pleased to announce that I have rejoined Spencer
 Stuart, the greatest search firm in the business, effective immediately,"
 Simmons said in a message distributed throughout the firm today.
     David Daniel, CEO of Spencer Stuart, said the firm welcomes Simmons'
 change of heart.  "Tom is a talented professional, a valued partner and a good
 friend," Daniel said.  "He has created a strong team in our Houston office,
 and we all look forward to continuing to work with him."
     About Spencer Stuart
     Spencer Stuart is the foremost privately held global executive search
 firm, spanning over 50 offices in 25 countries.  Since 1956, the firm has
 provided select clients with a range of human capital solutions, including
 senior-level executive search, board director appointments and strategic
 leadership services. Spencer Stuart conducts over 4,000 assignments each year,
 partnering effectively with clients ranging from the Fortune 500, to mid-cap,
 to emerging growth companies across a broad range of industries and sectors.

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