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Davies Park Congratulates Shawn Good

It is our great pleasure to announce that Shawn Good, former Executive Vice President of Governance and Strategy at Conexus Credit Union, has been named as the new President & CEO of Prospera Credit Union. Congratulations Shawn! About Prospera Credit UnionBuilding on more than 65...

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Davies Park Executive Search Founder, Darwin Park, Presented Award of Excellence

Canada Day festivities weren’t the only cause for celebration this Wednesday, as Davies Park Executive Search co-founder Darwin Park was recognized for his contributions to athletics, arts, education, environment, innovation and community service by the City of Spruce Grove. Mr. Park received this Award of Excellence after...

Davies Park Executive Search Partner, Tony Kirschner, on How to Land a Career in BC’s Competitive Job Market

Tony Kirschner, Partner at Davies Park Executive Search Vancouver, provided valuable job advice to listeners on CBC radio’s BC Almanac.  Mr. Kirschner, along with Christian Saint Cyr, publisher of the BC Labour Market Report, discussed the challenges and trends that job-seekers face in the modern hiring landscape. The...

A snapshot of our 25th anniversary celebration

In honour of our 25th anniversary, Davies Park hosted a celebration reception at the Winspear in Edmonton, AB. on Oct. 7, 2014. The event brought together clients, candidates and colleagues who have been an integral part of our success over the past 25 years. It was...

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Davies Park Announces Tony Kirschner as a New Partner

VANCOUVER – Davies Park Executive Search has officially announced that Tony Kirschner is now a Partner in the firm. Tony has worked alongside Greg Longster in the Vancouver office since 2011 and has built a solid reputation as a leader both within the office and...

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Digital media and the executive leader

Key social media tools like Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn that have helped to reshape the way communication is being delivered, are embraced by CEOs like Richard Branson and Bill Gates but a new study released by KPMG said only 54% of CEOs plan on implementing...

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Celebrating 25 years of Executive Search

SINCE 1989, DAVIES PARK HAS SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED MORE THAN 2,800 EXECUTIVE searches and assignments for public, private, and not-for-profit clients. Its assignments have included searches for CEOs, presidents, senior executives, managers and senior professionals. Davies Park has also found top board of director appointees in...

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Writing a cover letter that works

Today's competitive work environment necessitates excellent communication and presentation skills. Show a potential employer that you are well versed in such skills: write a cover letter that is well-crafted, succinct, and engaging.

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