Mark Young

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Mark brings a very diversified and valuable background to our clients. With almost four decades of experience within the retained executive search industry, he has worked with some of the most prestigious firms including KPMG Peat Marwick, A.T. Kearney and EMA Partners International.

He headed up several practice units within the firms he represented including International Agri-Business, Logistics & Supply Chain Management and Wealth Management.

Mark initiated his search career in Montreal, Canada gaining broad experience, which then evolved with an expertise in these specific areas of specialization over the years. Prior, Mark's professional background began working in Montreal and Vancouver as a Public Relations representative for an international steamship company, yielding him valuable global exposure and communications skills.

He has worked extensively with medium sized companies, Fortune 500 firms, start-ups and many family owned businesses. His clients have included Ryder Systems Inc., Disney, Penske, Schneider, Kuehne & Nagele, Mitusi OSK Lines, American President Line, Florida Crystals, US Sugar, JP Morgan, Merrill Lynch, Fyffes Inc., Chiquita International and Cosabella Lingerie.

Prior to joining Sadovnick Partners, Mark worked for EMA Partners International, a globally recognized search firm. His Florida career commenced in 1982, when he joined KPMG (then Peat Marwick Mitchell) in Miami to lead their Southeast Executive Search practice. Mark has a unique way of approaching search. He has always been a management consultant to his clients, understanding their business, offering to secure valuable information about current trends in the industry along with current salary and compensation data.

Mark has travelled extensively conducting client assignments. He has worked on searches in France, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Canada, Haiti, Jamaica, Costa Rica, Panama, Guatemala, Honduras and Puerto Rico. He has travelled to every state except Hawaii in the United States.

Mark prides himself with contributing back to his community. He has been active with the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce Board of Trustees and has served on the Florida boards of United Way, Camillus House , NAACP and Take Stock in Children. Mark graduated from Concordia University in Montreal. He is married, and proud of his son who is a physician in Miami and his daughter, a designer and comedian in Los Angeles.

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