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Salo responds to growth with expanded leadership

We are excited to announce three changes to our leadership team on the finance and business development teams. Dave Rust is now chief financial officer; Nick Gust is senior managing director, business development strategy; and Loralee Wick is managing director, finance (Minneapolis).

As our business continues to evolve and expand, these moves support our values and provide the needed resources and support to strategize, plan for and achieve our goals.

human resource consulting firms chicagoDave Rust, who joined the company in March 2016, was previously director of internal finance and responsible for evolving its analytics, reporting and budgeting systems. As CFO, he will continue to lead the company’s financial strategies, revenue management and financial reporting.
Connect with Rust on LinkedIn here

hr resources consulting companyNick Gust has served as senior managing director, finance since 2010, where he oversaw significant growth and more than doubled revenue. In his new role as senior managing director, business development strategy, he will develop company wide growth strategies and partnerships, and provide strategic leadership to the recruitment of business development talent.
Connect with Gust on LinkedIn here.

human resource consulting firms chicagoLoralee Wick, previously sales director, finance (Minneapolis), joined Salo in 2008 and has held various leadership roles on the team during that time, becoming a highly influential factor in the finance team’s growth. As Wick steps into the managing director, finance role (Minneapolis), she will lead the finance organization and be responsible for driving growth and positive client and consultant impact.
Connect with Wick on LinkedIn here.

A note from our Co-founder, Amy Langer: “These exceptional leaders will help us scale growth and strengthen our service capabilities, building on the expertise our consultants and clients have come to expect from Salo. We feel fortunate to have the leadership talent we need for these roles within our organization.”

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Salo is now part of Korn Ferry

Salo connects senior finance, accounting, and HR professionals with organizations that need their expertise. Joining Korn Ferry’s Interim Executive & Professional practice enables us to continue our twofold, people-focused approach: connecting people with meaningful careers where they can make a positive impact and offering innovative and customized business solutions for clients looking to tackle big challenges. Together with Korn Ferry, we are committed to putting people first, to build a world that works better together.

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Explore meaningful careers

Salo specializes in connecting finance, accounting, and HR experts with meaningful work. We know that being empowered to pursue work that matters means endless career possibilities. Therefore, we find roles tailored to your interests and goals, whether you want to advance your career, mentor and lead teams, innovate and collaborate with new partners, or work with clients of all sizes across industries. Find out how we can be your career partners.

Looking for a meaningful career? Learn more here.

Solve business needs

Combining Korn Ferry’s global reach with Salo’s customized client approach means we’re able to deliver world-class service to organizations of all sizes and in all industries. Because our people have functional backgrounds in finance, accounting, and HR, we have a holistic understanding of your business needs and challenges. Our pool of executive and professional talent is uniquely motivated to do the best work they can. No matter your business talent need, we are your trusted partner.

Looking for interim talent? Learn more here.