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DHG Search Advisors is poised to serve the West Virginia market now with its new office in the Chase Tower at 707 Virginia St. East in Charleston.

DHG Search Advisors, an affiliate of Dixon Hughes Goodman, a top 15 CPA firm with 30 offices across the country, specializes in executive placement for accounting, finance and information technology professionals. With more than 75 years of collective experience and industry specific knowledge, DHG Search Advisors provides executive search and recruiting for Fortune 500 companies, small to medium enterprises and entrepreneurial ventures.

"The entry of our affiliate, DHG Search Advisors, into the West Virginia market is directly related to the requests and business needs of our clients," said Rick Slater, managing partner for Dixon Hughes Goodman in West Virginia and an elected member of the firm's executive committee. "By virtue of being a strong part of our client's business culture, our firm is uniquely positioned to understand the cultural fit, and business acumen needed, of prospective candidates searching for accounting, finance and IT related positions in various industries."

Fred Dillon also has joined DHG Search Advisors as a senior recruiting manager and will provide executive recruiting services from the Charleston office.

Dillon has a strong background in professional services administration, recruiting, budgeting and human resources, and he has 11 years of experience in state government in the areas of workers compensation and employer relations. He has been with DHG Search Advisors' parent company, Dixon Hughes Goodman, for 27 years. In addition to his responsibilities for firm administration and practice management, he has provided executive placement services for a number of clients and friends in the region. He has placed accountants, controllers, law firm administrators and has helped fill various other accounting and support positions.