Marcum Search LLC, a full-service executive recruiting firm, announced the promotions of Tori Piechocniski and Nicholas Schleifer to the positions of Executive Vice President. In their new roles, Piechocniski and Schleifer will oversee the day-to-day operations of Marcum Search’s Melville, New York office. They will also be responsible for hiring additional staff and growing market share in the region.
Piechocniski and Schleifer have worked together since 2004 when they joined the Long Island offices of a national search firm. There, they worked together to successfully service mutual clients. At Marcum Search, their sense of teamwork and professionalism has facilitated the continued growth of the Long Island practice. “Tori and I are very excited to build on the talented, core members of our team as well as to seek out and bring in additional new talent to serve our clients in the Long Island marketplace” stated Schleifer.
“The technology, accounting and finance industries are expected to continue to grow on Long Island,” stated Richard Paris, President of Marcum Search. “Tori and Nick will work in partnership to expand our personnel and pave the way for new business relationships. For all of us, it is always about finding the best way to serve our clients changing needs while continuing to offer a high-level of service”
“Over the past few months, the job market has dramatically expanded. As a result, Marcum Search has experienced tremendous growth,” continued Paris. The Firm began in 2008 with two people and two offices focused on accounting and finance placements. “Today, we have approximately 50 staff members located in six offices spanning the East and West coasts. We have blossomed into an industry leader serving several key verticals including corporate accounting and finance, public accounting, technology, legal, gaming, information technology, sales and marketing, and human resources and administration.”
Piechocniski joined Marcum Search in 2010 as Vice President. She has an extensive background as a Certified Public Accountant and successful recruiter. Piechocniski works with businesses of all sizes to provide staffing services for positions ranging from entry level to executive level. Piechocniski has more than 20 years combined accounting and staffing experience. She spent seven years as a Senior Staffing Manager for the temporary accounting division of one of the largest specialized staffing firms. Earlier in her career, Piechocniski held Controller, auditing and accounting positions for publicly-traded companies and accounting firms. She is a frequent speaker to groups of job seekers on topics related to resume writing, interviewing tips and job searching strategies. Piechocniski earned her Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from Hofstra University.
Schleifer joined Marcum Search in 2011 as Vice President. He has an extensive recruiting background that began in 1998 and includes working for two of the largest national recruiting firms. Schleifer has worked with clients in diverse industries across Long Island, as well as the larger tri-state area, and has placed candidates at all levels from clerk to the C-Level. His clients include international conglomerates, distribution and manufacturing companies, real estate companies and non-profit organizations. In addition, he assists several top Long Island accounting firms with identifying talent for their audit and tax teams. Prior to entering the recruiting industry, Schleifer earned a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and spent one year working as an auditor prior to entering Hofstra Law School. Upon graduation, he worked for a KPMG and BDO in their State and Local Tax groups.
By Tim Spagnola
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