CHICAGO – February 18, 2020 –McCann Partners, an IT recruitment firm specializing in contract, contract-to-hire, project, direct-hire, and executive search solutions, has chosen Jane Hamner for its newly created Chief Growth Officer position, effective immediately. Hamner will be responsible for growing the company’s recruitment service lines and expanding its executive search offering. She will also seek to increase McCann Partners’ Chicago footprint and explore regional growth opportunities.
Hamner has been an IT staffing professional for more than 30 years, delivering top technology talent and IT solutions to businesses in a wide range of industries. She is especially adept at identifying and understanding today’s vast IT challenges, as well as developing solutions that help businesses thrive in a competitive environment. Hamner is a strong advocate for diversity in technology, and is a co-founder of ARA, a national organization that seeks to promote women in technology and leadership through mentorship, networking, and open discussion. She also co-founded the Chicago Executive Women’s Networking Group, and is frequently invited to speak on tech diversity topics. Hamner most recently served as Vice President of National Enterprise Sales at Harvey Nash.
“Creating the Chief Growth Officer role was an organic decision that came from our recent company growth and the strong relationship between Jane and myself,” said Megan McCann, CEO and Founder of McCann Partners. “Jane’s deep expertise in sales, leadership, training, development, and mentorship will open doors for McCann Partners, allowing us to capitalize on our recent successes and further our professional goals as a company. She also shares our commitment to lifting up women in tech and leadership, and I look forward to continuing our work in Chicago and beyond.”
Hamner added, “I’m excited to contribute to the future growth of McCann Partners by forging new, strategic partnerships and building additional service capabilities to support our clients’ evolving needs. I’m also looking forward to working even more closely with Megan on our shared passion of supporting women in technology.”
About McCann Partners
Founded in 2011, McCann Partners is a Chicago-based IT recruitment firm that specializes in developing custom solutions through a collaborative process that reveals each client’s unique needs and goals. Its entire team has deep technology and recruiting experience and is dedicated to creating solutions for the most demanding IT challenges with transparency and integrity. The company is also community-oriented and committed to advancing diversity and cultivating talent across the technology industry. To learn more visit https://www.mccannpartners.com, or engage with McCann Partners on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.