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Posted in Member Firms on May 20, 2013
New York's Chadick Ellig Marks 35 Year Anniversary

IIC Partners is delighted to announce the 35th anniversary of its New York City member firm Chadick Ellig, Inc.

Chadick Ellig, named "One of the World's Most Influential Headhunters" by BusinessWeek, is retained for roles ranging from CEO, president and board director, to management and functional positions across numerous sectors in Fortune 500, mid-cap and private equity-backed companies. It has a formidable track record of attracting women and minority executives to the executive suite as well as boards, with nearly 50% of placements being diversity hires.

"We are absolutely thrilled to have contributed to the success and evolution of leading US and international organizations for three and a half decades. I look forward to our next milestone as we grow along with our clients," said Co-CEO Susan Chadick.

Co-CEO Janice Ellig added: "Chadick Ellig is about exceptional service; commitment to providing the best candidates and sourcing the best diversity talent. More than 80% of our business comes from existing clients and I thank our clients for sharing their success with us."

IIC Partners Americas Vice Chair Jeff Harris said Chadick Ellig joining IIC in 2011 was a 'coup'.

"I sincerely congratulate Chadick Ellig on its 35th anniversary. Since joining IIC, Susan and Janice have been integral to several key initiatives that have driven forward our collective commitment to provide the very best practices - and results - in executive search. We were delighted in October 2011 to appoint Susan as the Global Leader of our Financial Services Practice Group," said Jeff.

Chadick Ellig company history: Gould & McCoy was founded in 1977 by William Gould and Millington McCoy. Susan Chadick joined the firm in 1986. Eight years later the firm's name changed to Gould, McCoy & Chadick. In 2000 Janice Ellig joined the firm, bringing over 20 years' experience as a corporate executive. In 2003, the company became Gould • McCoy • Chadick • Ellig. In 2007 the firm became Chadick Ellig, reflecting the names of the Co-CEOs.

IIC Partners is the world's 8th largest retained executive search organization with some 50 offices in over 30 countries. As well as being a member of IIC, Chadick Ellig is a certified Women-Owned Business Enterprise (WBENC) and a member of the Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC).

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