Lucas Group Promotes High Performing Associates

Premier executive recruiting firm announces promotions for 19 Associates to Executive Senior Partner, Senior Partner and Senior Executive Search Consultant positions.
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Atlanta, GA – December 13, 2017 – Lucas Group, the leader in North American executive search, announced the promotions of 19 Associates to Executive Senior Partner, Senior Partner and Senior Executive Search Consultant positions.

“At Lucas Group, we believe success is achieved when Associates enjoy a balance of autonomy and support that empowers them to take professional risks and develop into industry leaders,” says Carolina King, VP of Human Resources. “Each of these Associates has truly earned their promotions through their willingness to take risks, their passion for exceptional client service, and their tireless commitment to team excellence.”

The promoted Associates represent all seven of the company’s practice groups: Accounting & Finance, Human Resources, IT, Legal, Manufacturing, Military Transition and Sales & Marketing.

The following Associates were promoted to Executive Senior Partner:

  • Bob Carignan, Sales and Marketing, Atlanta
  • David Smachetti, Accounting and Finance, Los Angeles
  • Victoria Moore, Human Resources, Atlanta

The following Associates were promoted to Senior Partner:

  • Jeff Evers, Accounting and Finance, Phoenix
  • John Ali, IT, Irvine
  • Megan Strelow, Accounting and Finance, Denver
  • Nicole Kennedy, Legal, Houston
  • Victor Dates, Military, Atlanta
  • Vince Stratte, Sales and Marketing, Chicago

The following Associates were promoted to Senior Executive Search Consultant:

  • Andrew Federman, Legal, New York City
  • Ashley Raschke, Accounting and Finance, Denver
  • Brooke Cadwallader, Accounting and Finance, Houston
  • Chris Kouns, Human Resources, Atlanta
  • Craig Moebus, Military, Washington, D.C.
  • Eric Deines, Accounting and Finance, Houston
  • George Garcia, Legal, Los Angeles
  • Janis Reid, Human Resources, Washington D.C
  • Jesse Mencow, Military, Washington, D.C.
  • Mickey Brewster, Manufacturing, Atlanta

“We congratulate these Associates on their well-earned promotions and we look forward to celebrating more success milestones with them in the future,” says King.

About Lucas Group

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 find transcendent, executive talent; candidates fully realize their ambitions; and associates find professional success. To learn more, please visit Lucas Group at and connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.