Siegfried Appoints New Professionals For Director-Explore Program

Wilmington, Del.-based The Siegfried Group is proud to announce the addition of 11 new professionals to join the second class of Siegfried’s Director-Explore program, which is one step in a multiple-year intensive track toward becoming a managing director.

This group will take part in a boot camp program, where they are immersed in sales trainings led by Rob Siegfried, CEO and founder, as well as other members of senior leadership, and learn first-hand about Siegfried’s leadership advisory and sales efforts.

Successful members of this group will go on to become market associates and will support the markets in the areas of business development and recruiting. The next several steps in the program will enable these professionals to concentrate more of their time on providing leadership advisory and talent delivery services to clients and prospects.

The 11 professionals selected for the program are:

  • Lauren M. Castellon, who joined the firm as a professional resource in the Washington, D.C. market in 2013.
  • Jesse Cox, who joined the firm in 2013 as a professional resource and later on became team leader. He now joins the Philadelphia Metro leadership team as part of the Director-Explore program.
  • Sean Maffei, who joined the firm in 2013 as a professional resource and later went on to become a team leader. He now joins the New York Metro leadership team as part of the Director-Explore program.
  • Michael Piecuch, who joined Siegfried in 2014 as a professional resource and now joins the Los Angeles market’s leadership team. “
  • Anthony Rosenblum, who joined Siegfried in August of 2015 in the Detroit market, to be part of the second class of the Director-Explore program.
  • Jake Safarik, who joined Siegfried’s NorCal market in early 2015 as professional resource and now is a member of the Director-Explore program.
  • Ben Skaggs, who joined the firm in 2014 as a professional resource in the Charlotte market and now joins the second class of Siegfried’s Director-Explore program.
  • Vickie Schmuker, who joined the firm in 2011 as a professional resource and later went on to become the professional resource director for Chicago and Cleveland.
  • Catherine Tran, who joined Siegfried in 2015 and currently is part of the Director-Explore class in the Boston market.
  • Erica Vandell, who joined Siegfried in 2013 as a professional resource, and quickly rose to the position of team leader through her exceptional performance and dedication to the firm.
  • Tiffany Watts, who was a professional resource with Siegfried from 2011 until 2012. She spent the past few years working for companies such as DCP Midstream and now returns to Siegfried’s Denver market to take part in the second class of the Director-Explore program.