Steve Sadaka

Chairman & CEO

A Message From Our CEO

Steven Douglas Associates was founded in 1984 with the vision of becoming the premier boutique search firm in the country. Over the years, the firm expanded the scope of services to include project-based professional services, but the one thing never changed was our commitment to quality service.

Whether we are conducting an executive search or providing a resource for a critical project, our proven ability to identify, recruit and assess talent drives our success. As such, it is imperative that our own team includes seasoned professionals with a deep understanding of specialized industries and disciplines, highly developed relationship-building skills and consultative techniques that deliver results.

We are very proud of the outstanding team of professionals that we have assembled. As you will see in this section, our team is comprised of highly accomplished financial, human resources, sales and marketing and recruiting executives. Our associates are recognized for their know-how and unparalleled service to both client and candidates.

Tom Spero

Manager of Technology Recruiting

Tom Spero has over 15 years experience providing top-level talent to technology companies.  His attention to detail, commitment and relationship-based approach has enabled him to successfully leverage his long-term involvement in the technology sector to deliver unparalleled talent to organizations.

Prior to joining Steven Douglas, Spero worked as a recruitment consultant for the largest open source technology company in the world.  He was also co-founder of a boutique recruitment firm specializing in Fortune 500 technology recruitment. His extensive experience in providing recruitment services as an internal supplier, an external firm, and recruitment manager provides the unique ability to understand what the client wants with a high degree of accuracy.

In the technology division, Tom focuses on matching talent with open requisitions, whether they are contract, contract-to-permanent or direct hire.   His relationships with both candidates and hiring managers have allowed him to develop an extensive network both locally and nationally, from help desk to CIO’s.  Spero supports the Directors in both Florida and New York, focusing on delivering the highest level of talent to the Clients of Steven Douglas Associates.

Throughout the years, Tom has been active in various community and non-profit organizations.  He is also a volunteer coach for the Delray Beach Athletic Youth Soccer League.

phone: 954 385-8595   email: TSpero@stevendouglas.com

  • Isaac Menda
    Vice President- Investment Management Search/Recruitment
    South Florida
  • Chris Bezick
    Vice President, Executive Search
    South Florida
  • Juan Pablo Moreno
    Vice President, Latin America Search
    South Florida
  • Julie Zorn
    Vice President, Financial Services Search
    Chicago
  • Mia Rottman
    Director of Human Resources and Associate Relations
    South Florida
  • Kari Benson
    Director of Client Service – Project Resources
    South Florida
  • Dana Rabinowitz
    Director of Finance and Accounting Search
    South Florida
  • Alan Synkowicz
    Director of Finance and Accounting Search
    South Florida
  • Kerin Mickenberg
    Director of Finance and Accounting Search
    South Florida
  • Paul Smith
    Director of Finance and Accounting Search
    South Florida
  • Jennifer Cobaugh
    Director of Client Service – Technology Consulting
    South Florida
  • Lisa Hammer
    Director of Sales, Marketing and Operations Search
    South Florida
  • Eamon Reilly
    Director of Client Services – Project Resources
    New York
  • Matt Johnson
    Director -Information Technology Search
    South Florida
  • Scott Platoff
    Director - Life Sciences Search
    South Florida
  • Frank Pecora
    Director of Recruiting
    New York
  • Michael Cappiello
    Director of Client Services – Technology
    South Florida
  • Jamie Javorsky
    Director of Client Services – Technology Consulting
    South Florida
  • John Sabo
    Director of Recruiting – Technology Staffing & Consulting
    South Florida
  • Leigh Flanders
    Manager of
    Finance & Accounting Search
    South Florida
  • Jaime B. Milner
    Manager of Wealth Management Search
    South Florida
  • Amanda Gisler
    Manager of Recruiting – Sales, Marketing & Operations
    South Florida
  • Shaunna Kelley
    Recruiting Manager of Project Resources
    South Florida
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