A lifelong member of the hi-tech community, Dean Mannello knows talent and technology and is relentless in his pursuit of technical excellence in order to find the perfect match for his clients. 

Starting his career in electronics engineering, Dean worked through each stage of product design, development, test, manufacture and service experiencing IPO's with three different technology companies.

Prior to entering the search business Dean spent ten years selling eda software, hardware and consulting services to engineering teams in the aerospace, defense, medical, communications and consumer products industries.

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.

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, short list and real time presentations, a completion rate over 95% and the longest tenure of 17 years!

Highly engineered products and services requires leaders who know technology and the business of technology in order to lead effectively and deliver shareholder value.

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