Stacie Blair — Founder & CEO

Stacie Blair has worked in search for more than 25 years.

Ms. Blair partners with internal management teams and investors to help shape companies through direct placement, strategic consulting, executive leadership assessment, and organizational evaluations.

Ms. Blair has conducted numerous executive search assignments across multiple industries throughout North America and Australia.

Stacie worked for Heidrick & Struggles in San Francisco prior to starting The Pacific Firm. She began her recruiting career as a Research Associate at Clancy Associates, a boutique that specialized in the high-technology and biotech/pharmaceutical industries.

Ms. Blair spent nearly eight years in the United States Air Force, first working in intelligence, and then as an Air Traffic Controller. She has a BS in Business from California State University, Sacramento.
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 Australia: 61 7 2100 0300

Mike EdmondsMike Edmonds — Partner & VP of Research

Mike manages a team of Research Associates responsible for leveraging technology tools and complex research methodologies to map industries and identify top tier talent.

Mike has over 20 years’ experience working in research for Financial Engines, PayPal, and Egon Zehnder International.

He graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Southern California with a BS in Russian and Political Science, and holds an MS from San Jose State University.
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