RESTON, Va., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Benchmark Executive Search announced today that Phoebe Henderson has been promoted to managing partner and will lead the executive search firm's day-to-day activities. She will work closely with Jeremy King, managing partner and co-founder of Benchmark.
Ms. Henderson first joined the Benchmark team in 2012 and was initially responsible for end-to-end search execution, client development and expanding the executive search firm's federal IT practice while establishing new practice areas. With her promotion, Ms. Henderson will also oversee growing and developing partnerships, expanding and managing the team, and forging new business relationships with organizations within targeted industries.
"Before joining Benchmark, Phoebe had an amazing reputation for providing great advice to companies, clients, executives and candidates," said King. "Today, the relationships she's grown, as well as the trust she has earned and established, have given Benchmark an impressive network for us to leverage. Based on her passion, sincerity and results, she was fast-tracked to managing partner to help the company meet a surge in demand."
Before entering the executive search market, Ms. Henderson built a successful career in satellite technology, where she worked for several leading companies such as Iridium, LLC, Stratos and COMSAT. She has been involved with several non-profit organizations, such as the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS). She earned a degree in Justice and Policy Studies from Guilford College in North Carolina.
About Benchmark Executive Search
Located in Reston, Va., Benchmark Executive Search is a Washington, DC-area executive search firm with nearly 50 years of CxO, VP, GM and board level experience. The company specializes in working with startup, emerging-growth and mid-tier companies that want to expand their footprint in the federal, intelligence, national security, DoD and commercial markets. Specifically, Benchmark helps its clients define, align and recruit top talent in the technology, cybersecurity and telecommunications sectors. For more information, please visit http://www.benchmarkes.com.
Michael Rudd (on behalf of Benchmark Executive Search)
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