Lucas Group Names New Managing Partner For Accounting & Finance Practice

Madison Berney to manage division at Denver branch

ATLANTA, Ga. (January 10, 2018) – Lucas Group, ranked third on Forbes’ Best Professional Recruiting Firms list for 2018, is pleased to announce the addition of Madison Berney as Managing Partner for the Accounting & Finance practice in Denver, CO.

Berney will lead a team of high-performing Accounting & Finance recruiters as they strive to meet the evolving demand of clients and candidates in the booming Denver job market. According to Forbes’ 2018 list of the best cities for jobs, Denver ranked No. 12 nationally with 2.3 percent job growth in 2017. Another study from Ladders, a career site for high-wage positions, reported employers across metro Denver recently listed nearly 6,000 jobs with salaries of $100,000 or more, with a concentration in accounting and finance roles.

“We are excited to have Madison lead the division’s Denver branch with her expertise in the complete lifecycle of the recruitment process and a proven dedication to clients,” said Bob Prather, General Manager of Lucas Group’s Accounting & Finance division. “As Colorado’s leading executive search firm assisting companies and job seekers to find ideal talent matches, Madison and her team will play a vital, consultative role in helping our partners reach their business needs and candidates achieve their career goals.”

Berney joins Lucas Group with more than six years of sales and executive recruiting experience, including partnerships with companies ranging in size from $10 million to $46 billion in annual revenue. Most recently, she served as Managing Director of Executive Recruiting for Creative Financial Staffing and was a key player in securing more than $1.5 million for successful placements. A graduate from the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University, Berney earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing.

“Lucas Group’s strength is in combining a deep understanding of the local market with the resources of a national search agency,” said Prather. “As the Denver workforce continues to thrive and attract top talent, including the recent influx of millennials to the region, Lucas Group will seek new avenues for growth and success as well.”

Lucas Group specializes in Accounting & Finance, Human Resources, Legal, Manufacturing, Military Transition and Sales & Marketing recruitment. Taking pride in the professional growth and career advancement of its associates, Lucas Group provides clear career path trajectories together with the industry’s most sophisticated onboarding and ongoing educational programming. Working throughout 15 offices in the U.S., Lucas Group recruiters are able to source leading talent with unparalleled results.

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 www.lucasgroup.com and connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.