SOURCE: Reilly Partners

Reilly Partners

September 29, 2011 13:48 ET

Nationally Recognized Executive Search Firm, Reilly Partners, Adds Two Managing Directors

Additions Underscore Company's Continued Success Delivering Non-Conflicting High Level Executive Placements for Fortune 1000, Private Equity Sponsors and the World of Sports

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - Sep 29, 2011) - Reilly Partners, a privately-held retained executive search firm dedicated to high-caliber identification, assessment and recruitment of the world's most talented business leaders, has announced the addition of two senior managing directors to its team.

Daniel R. Scales, a well-known food industry executive with significant P&L experience, joins Reilly Partners as Managing Director. He brings to Reilly Partners the combined experience of working at large branded CPG manufacturers and privately-held organizations for the the food service and retail industries. Starting his career in sales and marketing, Scales has risen through the ranks to CEO of two food manufacturing companies and has a proven track record in turn-around situations, including acquisitions, spin-offs and breakups. He has strong experience working closely with private equity partners and within corporate and family environments.

Steven W. Schroeder, a senior international management executive with over twenty years experience working in the industrial products and manufacturing technology sectors, has also joined Reilly Partners as Managing Director. His extensive global experience in capital equipment/tooling, automotive, electronics, medical and other segments of diversified manufacturing, makes him uniquely qualified to understand the management complexities and leadership traits required to meet the challenges of highly competitive industries and volatile economic pressures. In the course of his career, Steve has built profitable new business start-ups, strategic alliances, joint ventures, equity acquisitions, turnarounds and complete organizational restructuring.

According to Bob Reilly, Chairman and Founding Partner of Reilly Partners, "The addition of Dan Scales and Steve Schroeder complements the Company's growth and commitment to be a strong partner and trusted advisor to our clients. The respective expertise of Steve and Dan broadens our industry depth and insures our clients, who include private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies, Fortune 1000 organizations and the world of sports, will successfully meet their business and recruitment goals."

About Reilly Partners
Reilly Partners is a nationally recognized retained executive search firm. Founded in 2005, Reilly Partners is a team of experienced industry executives who work with Fortune 1000 companies, private equity firms and organizations to effectively find, acquire and retain high quality talent that will positively impact their organizations, including Board consulting and Director search. The Company is dedicated to working with only one client from any industry vertical at a time, resulting in true non-conflicting strategic partnerships on an international scale. For more information, please visit

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