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Austin, TX, United States, 2010/02/16 - The ProFound Group, an Austin-based talent acquisition services firm, is responding to the growing demand for highly skilled managers, engineers and executives in renewable energy and cleantech by adding two key members to its staff.
The ProFound Group, a pioneer in talent acquisition in Renewable Energy, Clean Technology, and Research & Policy, is pleased to announce two key additions to its senior management team.
Kyler Fields has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer while Amy Ancira joins ProFound as Vice President of Service & Recruiting. Both hires are part of ProFound’s investment plan for 2010, building out its management team and the development of innovative, high-ROI recruiting products.
Mr. Fields previously held positions as Vice President of Global Operations and Vice President of Business Development at Emigra. Prior to Emigra, Mr. Fields was the senior financial manager for Broadwing Communication’s $500M business markets division.
Previously with Tatum LLC, Ms. Ancira was responsible for recruiting, client management, and business development, working with a diverse group of industries and national clients.
"We’re very pleased to have someone of Kyler’s caliber and integrity join the ProFound team. His strategic direction and experience in productizing services and building high growth organizations will play an important role as the market for cleantech talent continues to tighten," said Kristan Barber, co-founder and Vice President of Research.
Likewise, Cathryn Connolly, co-founder and VP of Business Development states “ProFound is excited to have Ms. Ancira on board, bringing a wealth of insight and experience in the development of enhanced processes for candidate tracking, candidate management, and the delivery of client services.”
ProFound is ramping up investment for 2010 to be able to meet the demands of the increased tightening of the market for renewable energy and clean technology talent. In addition, it is releasing a suite of industry- changing, sustainable solutions to provide organizations the tools required for recruiting success in the decade ahead.
The ProFound Group (theprofoundgroup.com) is the leading innovator of world-class talent acquisition solutions and a pioneer in the areas of Renewable Energy, Clean Technology, and Research & Policy.
ProFound's team of experts have extensive experience and deep knowledge in renewable energy, clean technology, as well as policy and research, conducting mid to senior level management and technical placements since the mid-1990s.