DHR International Acquires COOPER+LOGAN Executive Search
September 18, 2017
NEW YORK – Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce they have acquired boutique executive search firm COOPER+LOGAN. With the addition of two new Managing Partners, Susan Cooper and Tricia Logan, DHR International’s retail and fashion industry and functional expertise will increase.
Founded in 2008 by Cooper and Logan, the firm focused on executive search in the fashion industry specializing in the selection of senior-level design, merchandising and creative services candidates for "brand centric" clients with a client base ranging from start-up companies to multi-billion-dollar firms. Clients include J. Crew, American Eagle Outfitters, Ann Inc. and Kate Spade.
“We’re very excited to welcome this premier boutique and its founders, Tricia and Susan, to DHR. Their addition builds on our firm’s strong retail foundation and enhances our capabilities in the industry throughout North America and around the globe,” said Geoff Hoffmann, CEO.
Cooper brings 25 years of recruiting experience to DHR. Prior to COOPER+LOGAN, she led the in-house recruitment office for Gap, Inc. for 18 years, where she developed a unique expertise identifying and recruiting creative talent across various disciplines and with global scope. Cooper was instrumental in helping to shape and define creative leadership teams throughout the company for multiple businesses and brands. Cooper began her career in the Macy’s Executive Training Program and spent several years in merchandising and buying before moving into recruitment. She joined Business Careers, an executive search firm and later worked for Federated Department Stores as a recruiter in merchandising. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Retailing from Syracuse University.
Logan brings over 20 years of experience recruiting senior level executives to DHR, specializing in the development of strong relationships resulting in long-term collaborations with her clients. Prior to COOPER+LOGAN, she founded The Logan Group, where she successfully developed and managed an executive search firm focused on identifying and recruiting creative talent for global iconic brands as well as emerging businesses. Previously Logan was the Vice President for Levy Kerson and also served as the Director of Executive Search for Coach and Gap, Inc. She joined the Macy’s Executive Training Program out of college and became a Buyer of Accessories for Macy’s New York before moving into marketing with American Express. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Spanish from Boston College.
For more than 25 years DHR International has been a leading, privately held provider of executive search solutions with more than 50 wholly-owned offices spanning the globe. DHR’s renowned consultants specialize in all industries and functions in order to provide unparalleled senior-level executive search, management assessment and succession planning services tailored to the unique qualities and specifications of our select client base. For more information on DHR International, visit http://www.dhrinternational.com.