Stanton Chase Announces Expansion into Seattle

David Kimbro, a senior executive search veteran of almost 20 years in the retained executive search industry, has joined Stanton Chase as the Managing Director of the new office in Seattle, Washington.

The announcement was made by Daniel Casteel, Managing Director of the Nashville office and Regional Vice President, North America for Stanton Chase, a global retained executive search firm with more than 76 offices in 45 countries.

“We are honored to have David’s leadership in our new Seattle office,” said Casteel. “Seattle is a prime location, and we believe this addition to our team will greatly benefit our domestic and international clients. David’s extensive network, particularly in the technology, financial services, consumer, and industrial industries will certainly be an added benefit.”

David Kimbro brings a wealth of experience in retained executive search from Spexsearch, Korn/Ferry International, the Laurel Group, Herd Freed Hartz, and Allen Austin. With broad experience in functional leadership across the C-suite, David’s clients range from start-ups to large public companies.

“It is a true honor to have this opportunity with Stanton Chase,” said Kimbro. “As one of the world’s top executive search firms, Stanton Chase has a global footprint and first-class reputation for both consultants and clients. The collaborative business model among the offices provides a distinct advantage to our clients, and I believe the expansion into Seattle will provide further benefits for all stakeholders.”

David holds a B.A. in International Studies and Spanish from Washington College and an MBA in International Business from the University of Maryland in College Park. His personal interests include motor racing (cars and karting), sea kayaking, mountaineering, and technical scuba diving.