Senior Executive Search ConsultantPractice: Sales & Marketing
Location: Houston, TX
American cowboy, humorist, and actor Will Rogers had it right. “Know what you’re doing. Love what you’re doing. Believe in what you are doing.”
As the preeminent source for Industrial Services executive recruitment, Lucas Group Senior Partner Barry Dolgow certainly knows what he is doing. With almost two decades of Operations and Industrial Services recruitment expertise, Barry provides his clients and candidates with a notable wealth of knowledge, insight, and professionalism. He is an expert in placing skilled, transcendent talent into operational and industrial leadership roles, including environmental services; waste disposal; oil, gas, and manufacturing industries; and a variety of transportation services.
Barry is committed to understanding his industry, his clients’ goals and challenges, and his candidates’ career ambitions. This focus on knowledge is lifelong. As a young man, he joined the Navy and was commissioned as a naval flight officer, serving two tours in Vietnam flying F4 fighter planes. He continued on to receive his Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Oceanography from Naval Postgraduate School and a Masters of Educational Leadership from the University of West Florida.
Barry transitioned out of the Navy and added to his professional accomplishments with more than a decade of successful sales and sales management experience. During his years in management he learned that timely delivery and client satisfaction is the only option, and he has carried that commitment with him throughout his career. When he joined Lucas Group in 1993, Barry knew it was time to love what he did. With close to two decades of experience, his enjoyment and competence in executive recruitment are evident. Barry believes in delivering exceptional quality to each and every client and candidate. He respectfully returns every call, and he works each placement with focus, integrity, and a commitment to excellence.
Today, Barry serves the Industrial Services sector with unmatched knowledge and an unparalleled track record of success. His honest, adaptable approach to recruiting has earned him top honors throughout his career at Lucas Group, including Rookie of the Year and multiple President’s Club and Dom Pérignon awards. Barry is a family man who keeps his body strong by lifting weights, his mind sharp with crossword puzzles, and his spirit soaring through singing and dancing. He also enjoys boating and spending quality time with his wife, five children, and seven grandchildren at their lake home outside of Houston.