Diversified Search is one of the top ten retained executive search firms in the United States. Headquartered in Philadelphia, we have 11 offices in the U.S. and global search capabilities in 35 countries. Which means we deliver outstanding leadership talent to our clients no matter where they might be.
Atlanta is considered a "world city," ranking 36th among world cities and eighth in the nation, with a gross domestic product of $270 billion. Atlanta's economy is diverse, with dominant sectors including logistics, professional and business services, media operations, and information technology. Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated population approaching 500,000. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5.5 million people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States.
Diversified Search is located in the Buckhead district uptown, in the Atlanta Plaza office building at 950 East Paces Ferry Road. Atlanta Plaza has direct and covered access into the Lenox MARTA Rail Station – a unique and important amenity, as it is one of the best solutions to Atlanta’s traffic and congestion issues. The building also offers on-site parking for your convenience.
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It’s hard to find a more historic city in the United States than Boston. One of the key locales in the American Revolution (and the first city in America to have a public school), today it’s an international center of academia, and is considered one of the country’s biggest hubs for technology and innovation, a “Silicon Valley of the East.” A nexus of philanthropy, culture, history, and professional sports, it is the sixth best-educated city in the nation.
Our office is located on bustling Boylston Street, in the heart of the city. We have an additional location in bucolic Newburyport, MA that houses the headquarters of Koya Leadership Partners, which was acquired by Diversified Search in 2019.
First incorporated as a city in 1837, the City of Chicago sits on the southwestern shore of Lake Michigan, the fifth largest body of fresh water in the world. “The Windy City” is home to eleven Fortune 500 companies, while the rest of the metropolitan area hosts an additional 21 Fortune 500 companies. As a multicultural city that thrives on the harmony and diversity of its neighborhoods, Chicago today embodies the values of America's heartland: integrity, hard work, and community, and reflects the ideals in the social fabric of its 77 distinct neighborhoods. Chicago is a leader in reforming public schools, enhancing public safety and security initiatives, providing affordable housing in attractive and economically sound communities, ensuring accessibility for all and fostering social, economic, and environmental sustainability. Chicago is also recognized across the United States as a very passionate sports town.
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The Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex encompasses 13 counties within the state of Texas. As the largest inland metropolitan zone in the United States, the area serves the economic and cultural hub of the North Texas region. In 2016, the metroplex rose to the number one spot in the nation in population growth, and the metropolitan economy surpassed Houston to become the fourth-largest in the nation. With a 2019 GDP of just over $613.4 billion in 2019, the area's economy is ranked the 10th largest in the world.
As of June 2019, Dallas–Fort Worth is home to 25 Fortune 500 companies, which is the the third-largest concentration of Fortune 500 companies in the nation, behind only New York City and Chicago, both of which are homes to Diversified Search offices. The metroplex encompasses 9,286 square miles of total area, making it larger than the area of Connecticut and Rhode Island combined.
The Diversified Search Dallas-Fort Worth office is centrally located in Irving, TX, serving the metroplex in its entirety.
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Downtown Miami is home to the largest concentration of international banks in the United States, and many large national and international companies. The Civic Center is a major center for hospitals, research institutes, medical centers, and biotechnology industries. For more than two decades, the Port of Miami, known as the "Cruise Capital of the World", has been the number one cruise passenger port in the world. It accommodates some of the world's largest cruise ships and operations and is the busiest port in both passenger traffic and cruise lines.
Diversified Search’s Miami office is located in the very heart of the Business District in the city’s iconic Southeast Financial Center Office Tower and is conveniently located just 15 minutes from the Miami airport. Getting to our offices is simple as we are situated just one block from ramps to and from I-95 and immediately adjacent to the Bayfront Park Metro Station.
A vibrant cultural center, Nashville is the capital city of the proud state of Tennessee. While it is a key hub for a variety of industries, it has deservedly been called “Music City” for its trademark Nashville Sound. The city’s significance in the music industry is a major draw for tourists, but it also boasts a variety of museums and art centers, as well as sites that figured prominently during the 1864 Battle of Nashville.
Our office is located in East Nashville in a hip area overflowing with artistic talent. Working alongside businesses in the tech, finance, and legal industries, DSG’s Nashville team is easily accessible by bus or car—our office building’s main entrance is between S. 9th and McFerrin Avenue—and is located enticingly close to what locals describe as some of Tennessee’s best-kept dining and shopping gems.
Described as the cultural and financial capital of the world, New York City is the most populous city in the United States and exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment. With over 200,000 businesses—and the headquarters of some 65 Fortune 500 companies—New York is one of the country's major economic and financial centers. All of the world's major financial institutions—including some 400 foreign banks—have offices in the city, and more than $15 billion worth of stocks are traded every day on the New York Stock Exchange. In addition to banking and finance, New York is also an important center for the major service industries of insurance, accounting, and law.
Located within the timeless art deco masterpiece, The Chrysler building, Diversified Search calls the 49th floor "home" and is conveniently located in midtown Manhattan, in close proximity to most major transportation hubs within the city.
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania’s largest city and fifth most populous in the US, is renowned for its arts, culture, iconic buildings and rich history on display at the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall – where the Declaration of Independence and Constitution were signed – and other American Revolutionary sites.
In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as the capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center and railroad hub that grew from an influx of European immigrants. The area's many universities and colleges make Philadelphia a top international study destination, as the city has evolved into an educational and economic hub. Philadelphia is also the center of economic activity in Pennsylvania and is home to seven Fortune 1000 companies.
Serving as our Corporate Headquarters, and conveniently situated in the heart of Philadelphia, our offices are located at One Commerce Square at 2005 Market Street.
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St. Louis is situated along the western bank of the Mississippi River, which marks Missouri's border with Illinois. The city had an estimated 2018 population of just over 300,000 and is the cultural and economic center of the St. Louis metropolitan area, which is home to nearly 3,000,000 people. The St. Louis area is the largest metropolitan area in Missouri, and the 20th-largest in the United States.
The bustling economy of metropolitan St. Louis relies heavily on service, manufacturing, trade, transportation of goods, and tourism. The metropolitan area is home to many major corporations, including Anheuser-Busch, Centene, Boeing Defense, Energizer, Peabody Energy, Ameren, Monsanto, and many more. Nine of the 10 Fortune 500 companies based in Missouri are located within this region. The city has become known for its growing medical, pharmaceutical, and research presence, due to contributions by institutions such as Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis University, and Barnes-Jewish Hospital.
The St. Louis Diversified Search office is located in Clayton, serving the St. Louis metropolitan area in its entirety.
San Francisco was founded on June 29, 1776. Soon thereafter, the California Gold Rush of 1849 brought rapid growth, making it the largest city on the West Coast at the time. Now the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California as well as a popular tourist destination, San Francisco is known for its cool summers, fog, steep rolling hills, eclectic mix of architecture and landmarks, including the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, the former Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary, Fisherman's Wharf and its Chinatown district. San Francisco is also the headquarters of five major banking institutions and various other companies such as Levi Strauss & Co., Gap Inc., Salesforce.com, Dropbox, Reddit, Square, Inc., Dolby, Airbnb, Weebly, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Yelp, Pinterest, Twitter, Uber, Mozilla, Wikimedia Foundation, and Craigslist.
Diversified Search and BioQuest are located in heart of the business district and only steps away from the future Transbay Transit Center, which will connect eight Bay Area counties and the State of California through 11 transportation systems: AC Transit, BART, Caltrain, Golden Gate Transit, Greyhound, Muni, SamTrans, WestCAT Lynx, Amtrak, Paratransit, and California’s future High Speed Rail from San Francisco to Los Angeles/Anaheim.
Mission Viejo is located in the heart of the beautiful Saddleback Valley in Orange County, less than 50 miles from Los Angeles. It is one of the largest master-planned communities in the U.S.; its name comes from Rancho Mission Viejo, a large Spanish land grant from which the city was founded. Perhaps its most interesting historical fact is that it was purchased by John Forster, an Englishman who became a Mexican citizen and who was nicknamed “Don Juan.”
The Diversified Search office is conveniently located near Saddleback College and The Shops at Mission Viejo.
The Greater Washington region is home to 400 international associations, 1,000 internationally owned companies and more than 180 embassies and international cultural centers. While the federal government is the largest industry in the area, tourism is also a very important one. Others include trade associations, research, education, medicine, government-related research, publishing, and international finance. The Washington, D.C. metropolitan area is home to the world headquarters of such large corporations as Marriott, Amtrak, Gannett News, XM Radio, and the International Monetary Fund.
Located in the heart of historic Georgetown, Diversified Search Group's D.C. office is conveniently located within walking distance of top dining destinations, shopping, and served by the following public transport options: DC Circulator lines serving Dupont Circle, Union Station, and Rosslyn, and by the Potomac Water Taxi connecting several ports along the Potomac River.