Shepherd Search Group Announces Expansion of Life Sciences Division in Regulatory Affairs

January 7, 2018 - Port St. Lucie, FL - Shepherd Search Group is excited to announce the expansion of their Life Sciences Division. Ed Canning, an industry leader, has been appointed Managing Director of Shepherd’s Regulatory Affairs Team. With over 30 years of experience building and leading highly effective teams, Canning will lead a team of tenured recruiters within the Regulatory Affairs arena.

With the launch of the new division, Shepherd RS, Shepherd Search Group continues to move into niche markets led by industry veterans. According to David Gantshar, President & CEO, “With the addition of Ed Canning, Shepherd Search Group has once again solidified its reputation as one of the most diverse and dynamic brands in the industry. In 2018, Ed was recognized as the #1 recruiter in the nation by a leading industry network of more than 400 recruiting firms. Under his leadership, this new division will mirror Shepherd’s collaborative, results-oriented culture.”

Ed Canning elaborated, “I’ve had the opportunity to work with the very best recruitment firms in the industry. Far and away, Shepherd Search Group stood out as the firm I wanted to partner with for this next step in my career. Their track record working in related industries such as acute care, pharmaceuticals, dermatology & aesthetics and laboratory services will bode well as we work together to expand our offering within regulatory services. Shepherd’s ability to identify talent that fits the personality and needs of clients throughout the Life Sciences sector is second to none.”

Canning will be based in Shepherd’s Port St. Lucie, FL office and work closely with the firm’s Executive Team in offering an entire suite of recruitment and HR services.

For more information, please contact:

Ed Canning
Managing Director, Reg Affairs
Shepherd Search Group® Inc.
544 NW University Blvd. , Ste 101
Port St. Lucie, FL 34986

David Gantshar
President & CEO
Shepherd Search Group® Inc.
9888 Carroll Centre Rd., Ste 212
San Diego, CA 92126

Shepherd Search Group® is an executive search & recruitment firm providing leaders for a growing list of industries including the Life Sciences, AEC (Architecture, Engineering & Construction) and Financial Services. The firm has four distinct service lines: Executive Search & Recruitment, Interim Staffing, RPO (Recruitment Process Outsourcing) and HR Solutions. Shepherd has placed the very best industry talent at regional and national corporations for over 30 years. In 2017, Shepherd Search Group was named the 701st fastest growing, privately-held corporation in the United States (Source: Inc. Magazine). To learn more about Shepherd Search Group: Click Here 


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