Lucas Group Announces Five New Promotions

Broad Array of Internal Talent Moving into Senior Positions.

Atlanta, GA – May 1, 2012 Lucas Group, North America’s premier executive search firm, announces five senior promotions at the firm.  The firm promoted 19 Associates in this fiscal year.
Two Executive Search Consultants, Gennaro DeStefano and Andrea Meucci, received promotions to Senior Executive Search Consultant.  DeStefano works in the Sales and Marketing Practice Group at Lucas Group’s Irvine, CA office.  Meucci is part of Lucas Group’s Legal Practice Group and works out of the Atlanta Office.

In addition, three of Lucas Group’s Senior Executive Search Consultants—Alex Hirschenfang, John Quinn and Claire Fleigel—received promotions to Senior Partner.  Hirschenfang and Fleigel are part of Lucas Group’s Accounting and Finance Practice Group and are based in New York and Dallas, respectively.  Quinn is part of the Military Transition Practice Group and is based in Irvine, CA.

“Lucas Group is a company known for the impressive tenure of our Associates,” said Andi Jennings, CEO and President of Lucas Group.  “These promotions underscore our belief that hiring the best people, providing ongoing training and development, and allowing them flexibility to succeed with each Client or Candidate is the recipe for success in executive recruiting.  These five Associates understand the importance of outstanding customer service, and they know their markets and industries exceedingly well.  We’re delighted with their performance to date and look forward to their future success,” she said.

“Lucas Group continues to make key investments to grow our business.  We’ve revamped our brand,  built a suite of sales support and resource materials, and established a social media strategy that has drawn more Twitter followers than any other executive recruiting firm,” said Jennings.  “We have offices in 15 cities across the country and are working in every office across every major industry to pair local expertise with national prominence.  Those investments are paying big dividends for us.

“My congratulations to Andrea, Gennaro, Claire, Alex and John for making Lucas Group the premier executive recruiting partner in assisting mid-tier to Fortune 500 Clients find transcendent talent and Candidates realize their career objectives.  They are our most invaluable assets.”

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 mid-tier to Fortune 500 Clients find transcendent, executive talent; Candidates fully realize their career ambitions; and associates find professional success.  To learn more, please visit Lucas Group at and connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.