About

A lifelong member of the high technology community, Dean Mannello has earned a reputation for helping companies acquire visionary leaders and technical excellence.

Dean brings clients industry insights from a career that started with industrial electronics working through each stage of product design, development, test, manufacture and service.

Recruited into a technical sales role and trained in consultative selling, Dean worked with engineering teams in the aerospace, defense, medical imaging, communications and consumer products industries selling electronic design automation software, hardware and consulting services. HIs experience included initital public offerings (IPO's) with three different technology companies.

Sherwood Search, LLC was founded to help companies attract and acquire high value, technical leadership and subject matter experts.

In a highly evolving marketplace with rapid business and technological change, it's no surprise that high impact leadership and top talent are in high demand and difficult to attract and acquire.

To succeed in the competitive landscape, companies are turning to experienced professionals to find, engage and assess technical leadership and engineering excellence in real time.

Assignments have generated over 15,000 interviews, more than 350 projects, both short list and real time presentations, a completion rate over 98% and the longest tenure of 17 years!

Highly engineered products and services require visionary leaders and deep technical expertise to compete in a rapidly changing marketplace.

Technology is part of who we are. It's what we do.