Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 29, 2014
Lucas Group, North America’s premier executive search firm, has hired executive sales leader Brian Watson as Managing Partner of the Human Resources Practice Group in Dallas. Watson brings more than 14 years of successful sales and sales management experience to the national recruitment firm and is tasked with helping Lucas Group expand and develop its functional HR expertise in the greater Dallas/Fort Worth market.
With an exceptional blend of relationship building, networking and coaching skills, Watson has successfully developed business practices while positively impacting the professionals and companies around him. As Managing Partner for the firm’s HR team in Dallas, he will engage his strong background in sales, sales leadership and operations to hire, train and develop a team of human resources recruiting consultants. In addition to team management responsibilities, Watson will work with corporate clients and HR professionals to identify and create ideal talent matches.
“Brian demonstrates an outstanding and contagious enthusiasm for team growth, and he expertly combines his leadership skills with consultative, effective recruitment capabilities,” said Aram Lulla, General Manager for Lucas Group’s Human Resources Division. “His commitment to driving both near and long-term success on behalf of clients and candidates sets him apart in this field, and he will be a knowledgeable, trustworthy and results-oriented recruitment partner.”
Watson most recently served as managing director at Digital Intelligence Systems in Dallas, where he was responsible for sales, recruiting and operations. In addition, he spent over a decade in various recruitment and leadership roles with TEKsystems, Inc. in both Dallas and Memphis, TN. While there he initiated, built, and maintained successful business relationships with new and existing clients, from mid-sized companies to Fortune 500 enterprises. As a sales manager, he was also responsible for coaching effective performance management, account planning, business development, networking and presentation skills of his team.
From mid-management to the C-Suite, Lucas Group HR recruiters proficiently assist clients to identify and hire transcendent human resources talent in all major areas, including: HR Management, HRIS, Compliance, Talent Acquisition and Retention, Compensation and Benefits, and Training/Organizational Development. With offices across the U.S., Lucas Group serves all major business functionalities, including Accounting and Finance, Legal, Sales and Marketing, Information Technology, Manufacturing and Military Transition.
“Brian adds both depth of experience and strength of character to our management team,” said Lulla. “He will serve clients and candidates in the Dallas market with an unwavering commitment to excellence, and I look forward to the growth of our HR practice under his knowledgeable leadership.”
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 http://www.lucasgroup.com and connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.