Accelent provides superior executive search and accelerated talent integration services to early and mature stage software, digital media and eCommerce companies.

Role: Chief Technology Officer

Role: SVP, Product Management

Sector: eCommerce

Stage: Expansion

Investors: Canaan Partners, Tribeca Venture Partners, Thayer Street Partners

Role: SVP, Product

Sector: Internet & Digital Media

Stage: Expansion

Investors: DFJ, Blue Chip Venture Company, Mercury Fund, RPM Ventures and T-Venture

“Our search posed the challenge of finding a transformational executive with domain expertise in social, advertising, and data. In addition, we had steep culture needs. Accelent worked hard to understand us and then worked even harder to find that needle in a haystack. They ran a sharp process and the result was great.” – Kurt Abrahamson, CEO

Role: VP of Online Marketing

Role: VP, Talent Acquisition

Sector: Internet & Digital Media

Stage: Expansion

Investors: Bessemer Venture Partners, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Jafco Ventures

“You guys did an extraordinary job for us. We needed qualified candidates immediately and you delivered. I wish all of our searches were done that well, that fast.”  Court Cunningham, CEO, Yodle

Role: Head of Brand Partnership & Sales/SVP, Pregnancy and Parenting

Sector: Internet & Digital Media

Stage: Mature Growth

Investors: NYSE: EVDY

“Accelent’s team understood our business and our market, ran a tight process, and delivered a great pool of candidates and an outstanding result. Only months into the job, our new head of sales is already making a significant and positive difference for the business.”

– Michael Rose, President Pregnancy & Parenting at Everyday Health

Role: SVP, Sales

Sector: Internet & Digital Media

Stage: Early

Investors: Canaan Partners, FirstMark Capital, Lerer Ventures

“When making a key executive hire the right search partner is critical. We found Accelent to be the right one for us. They took the time to understand our business and our culture. Their methodology was highly efficient and effective. They were always available when we needed them. In the end, they delivered.” Rob Gabel, Chief Executive Officer

Role: VP, Media Product

Sector: Internet & Digital Media

Stage: Expansion

Investors: Thoma Bravo

Role: VP, Product

Role: Chief Revenue Officer

Sector: Enterprise Software & SaaS

Stage: Early

Investors: Goldman Sachs

“Accelent rapidly delivered highly qualified candidates and helped us evaluate each in order to find exactly the right leader, with the right experience to support our growth plans.  We are thrilled with the result and look forward to an ongoing relationship with a highly valued partner.”  – Gerry Komlofske, Chief Operating Officer, Networked Insights

Role: Chief Technology Officer

Sector: Enterprise Software & SaaS

Stage: Expansion

Investors: NASDAQ:SPSC

“We chose Accelent on the back of an excellent reference and they delivered. They took a genuine interest in us and helped us build an accurate framework of the executive profile we required. Their process was disciplined and rigorous but never too heavy. The end result was the right executive hire for SPS. ”  Archie Black, CEO, SPS Commerce

Role: VP, Sales

Sector: Enterprise Software & SaaS

Stage: Early

Investors: Bridgescale Partners, Harmony Partners

“The Accelent team was impressive from the start. They exceeded expectations in finding a top drawer candidate for our early stage tech company who will truly help accelerate our business. The search was hard, and they never gave up. Drew,  John and Linda were amazing to work with.” Carol Leaman, President & Chief Executive Officer