The SearchAmerica Group, Inc. was founded in 1991 by its President and CEO Thomas J. Snow who has 40 years of Sales, Marketing, and General Management experience in the Consumer, Industrial and Executive Search Industries with such companies as General Electric Lighting Business Group, Sherwin-Williams, Artesian Industries, and Management Recruiters International. Contact Tom at 440/572-0450, by fax at 440/572-2000 or by email at tSnow@SearchAmericas.com.
Philip Bogner — Philip earned his BS from The Ohio State University with concentration in Marketing. He has dedicated a 28 year career to the consumer goods industry; specializing in sales, marketing and product development. He presents vast experience in multiple product categories: Hardware/Home Improvement, Lawn & Garden, Sporting Goods, Automotive, Pet and Toys. Philip has tremendous understanding of channel management strategies. Including retail, commercial and Direct to Consumer. He represents ability to assist companies seeking candidates at mid-level and executive positions in sales, marketing and engineering. Phil past experiences in brand & product development, sales leadership, general management aids in qualifying and recruiting the best candidate for our clients. Contact Phil at 316/253-3315 or by email at pBogner@SearchAmericas.com.
Eric Sted — Eric earned a BBA from Kent State University with extensive classes in Human Resources, Marketing, and General Management. He has been with SearchAmericas since 1993 and has worked with numerous Fortune 500 clients surfacing “the Best and the Brightest” top talent in executive management. Eric has had increasingly responsible positions with SearchAmericas in executive recruitment and is currently our Executive Vice President. Contact Eric at 440/572-0450 or by email at eSted@SearchAmericas.com.
Jack F. Jones — Jack earned his BA in Education at Lock Haven State University and has been in the Hospitality Industry for the past 30 years with heavy emphasis on Sales and Human Resources. Additionally, Jack has several years in the recruiting business with business at such clients as Marriott Hilton and Holiday Inn. Jack is our Vice President Business Development. Contact Jack at 440/572-0450 or by email at jJones@SearchAmericas.com.
Bart James — Bart completed his education at Ohio University, and then has enjoyed 30 years of focusing on the lumber, building material and real estate industries. Bart has extensive executive, managerial, and operational experience from formerly owning a multi-store, multi-million dollar lumber and building material company. Further expertise in human relations, purchasing, sales and marketing brings an aggressive, service driven commitment to his clients and candidates. Additionally, Bart is a Past President of the Ohio Construction Suppliers Association which solidified and built strong networking relationships within the industry. Bart serves new and existing clients and candidates in the lumber, building material, windows/doors/millwork, K&B, hardware, paints, and plumbing industries as well as focusing in the Corrugated Container and Corrugated P.O.P display industries. Bart has built a solid reputation of honesty, integrity and first class customer service. Bart is currently our Vice President Business Development. Contact Bart at 440/537/6739 or by email at bJames@SearchAmericas.com.
Ron Andras, PMP has 30+ years of business acumen gained in the retail, transportation, consulting and utility industries, and joined SearchAmericas in 2010 as Vice President National Accounts - Eastern Division. Ron's recruiting expertise is in Sales, Marketing, Operations and Project Management. Contact Ron at 440/570/3174 or by email at rAndras@SearchAmericas.com.