Atlanta, GA – August 14, 2018 – Lucas Group, ranked third on Forbes’ Best Professional Recruiting Firms, announced the promotion of David Armendariz to General Manager, Information Technology. Armendariz previously served as Senior Managing Partner for the firm’s Manufacturing division in Houston.
As General Manager, Armendariz will oversee the strategic development and continued growth of Lucas Group’s Information Technology practice, which has branches in Atlanta, Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas, Houston, New York, San Diego and Tampa.
“Over his 14 years with Lucas Group, David has developed deep insight into the competitive market for technical leadership talent that makes him uniquely suited to chart the course of our IT division,” says Andi Jennings, Chief Executive Officer. “As General Manager IT, David will ensure that Lucas Group continues connecting our clients not only with the talent they know they need today but with the talent they don’t yet realize they will need tomorrow.”
Armendariz says: “My focus is ensuring our Associates and Leadership Team are continually enhancing their careers, building their knowledge base, and growing as individuals, in addition to serving the needs of our clients and candidates through consultative partnerships.”
“Serving as General Manager is the best of both worlds. I’ll be working closely with the executive leadership team to grow our practice nationally as well as getting down in the trenches with my team through direct tactical training. During my tenure at Lucas Group, I have been mentored by some of the most successful leaders in our organization. I’m excited to pass on what I have learned by investing in our Associates and continuing to strengthen our collaborative culture.”
Armendariz, who first joined Lucas Group as a staff recruiter 14 years ago, has now been promoted six times during his tenure. His career trajectory is consistent with the firm’s commitment to rewarding Associate success and providing a pathway to executive advancement. Lucas Group provides industry-leading training and mentorship that helps Associates develop strong leadership skills and build fulfilling careers.
In addition to Information Technology, Lucas Group recruiters provide consultative recruiting services for Accounting & Finance, Human Resources, Legal, Manufacturing, Military Transition and Sales & Marketing. With offices located throughout the U.S., Lucas Group recruiters use broad, national reach, together with expert, localized search methods to fill critical roles for mid-tier to Fortune 500 corporations.
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Lucas Group is North America’s premier executive search firm. Since 1970, our culture and methodologies have driven superior results. We assist clients ranging in size from small to medium-sized businesses to Fortune 500 companies to find transcendent, executive talent; candidates fully realize their ambitions; and associates find professional success. To learn more, please visit Lucas Group at www.lucasgroup.com and connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.