April 2012

John P. Doyle Joins Slayton Search Partners as Executive Vice President




CHICAGO, IL–Apr. 30, 2012—Slayton Search Partners, a leading retained executive search firm, announced today that John P. Doyle has joined the firm as Executive Vice President. Doyle has over 20 years of experience in executive search, primarily focused on the human resource function. He has successfully recruited Chief Human Resource Officers, and leaders of all the major functional areas of human resources across all major industries.


Doyle joins Slayton Search from Korn/Ferry where he was a Senior Client Partner. Prior to Korn/Ferry, Doyle led the North American Human Resource practice for Spencer Stuart.


Rick Slayton, Chief Executive Officer of Slayton Search Partners said, “John is one of the top executive search consultants in the human resource function. With the addition of John, our firm will have one of the most dominant human resource practices in the industry.”


While John’s practice has been functionally focused, he is excited to serve his clients more broadly. Said Doyle, “One of the primary reasons I joined Slayton was that it affords me the opportunity to serve more clients across a broader array of functions.”


John earned a master’s in business administration from DePaul University and undergraduate degrees in economics and business administration from Lewis University. He has also been active in various industry and professional organizations, including the Human Resources Planning Society and the Human Resources Management Association of Chicago.


About Slayton Search Partners
Slayton Search Partners is one of the 20 largest search firms in the United States, serving some of America’s most recognized companies. The company focuses on the Consumer & Retail; Insurance; Financial Services; and Industrial Sectors.