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What does a better search experience look like? Hear from Kevin Burns.

kburns@onpartners.com | 214.989.6090

Kevin Burns

Vice President

Functions Served: Procurement + Supply Chain + Operations functions at the executive level, including manufacturing strategy, logistics and supply chain management.

Background:

Leverages 14 years of personal experience in supply chain and manufacturing.

Began career with General Motors as a Manufacturing Engineer before transitioning into consulting at PRTM + PwC.  Focused on driving EBITDA impact through network and footprint optimization, sales + operations planning and strategic sourcing engagements.

Earned his BSE Industrial + Operations and BSE Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan.

Earned his MBA from Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, UK.

Served as Vice President at PierceGray, a boutique executive search firm before joining ON Partners.

Resides in Frisco, Texas with his wife Andrea, and their two children.

Industries Served: Consumer, industrial, automotive and technology sectors.  

Organization Types Served: Private equity and Fortune 500 companies.

kevin’s work.

Thermo Fisher Scientific executive leadership team built by ON Partners executive recruiting firm
Successful executive level searches: Estee Lauder by ON Partners consultants
Ball Corp Successful Placement Director of Operations by ON Partners executive search consultants

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GRATITUDE TO THE ON COMMUNITY OF LEADERS IN 2020

GRATITUDE TO THE ON COMMUNITY OF LEADERS IN 2020

On this Thanksgiving, we are grateful for our community of values-driven organizations and leaders, who have taken extraordinary measures in 2020 to support others   Connect With ON   November 24, 2020 - From product, service and time contributions to...

THE EVOLVING PRIVATE EQUITY RECRUITING MARKET

THE EVOLVING PRIVATE EQUITY RECRUITING MARKET

Published in Hunt Scanlon Media's Private Equity Recruiting Report 2020. Jeff Hocking is a partner at ON Partners with over 20 years of search experience. Previously head of the North American technology practice at Korn Ferry, he serves private equity and major...

RANKED ONE OF THE MOST PROMINENT RECRUITING FIRMS IN NEW YORK

RANKED ONE OF THE MOST PROMINENT RECRUITING FIRMS IN NEW YORK

ON Partners named on Hunt Scanlon’s annual roundup of the 60 most prominent executive search firms in New York. Connect With ON October 2020 - ON Partners, the experience-driven retained executive search firm, is proud to be named to the New York Power 60 list...

WHAT I’VE LEARNED AS A FIRST-TIME BOARD MEMBER

WHAT I’VE LEARNED AS A FIRST-TIME BOARD MEMBER

After a Year on EMCORE’s Board, Bruce Grooms Offers Advice to Freshmen Appointees   With over 30 years of executive leadership experience, Bruce Grooms understands how to build, transform and manage complex organizations. As a highly decorated career submarine...

SUCCESSFUL PLACEMENT: MECHANIX WEAR – VP, SUPPLY CHAIN

SUCCESSFUL PLACEMENT: MECHANIX WEAR – VP, SUPPLY CHAIN

Helen Hong named new Mechanix Wear Vice President, Supply Chain   Mechanix Wear, a global leader in the design and manufacture of premium work gloves and part of the Gryphon Investors portfolio, has appointed Helen Hong to Vice President, Supply Chain. As VP,...

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GRATITUDE TO THE ON COMMUNITY OF LEADERS IN 2020

On this Thanksgiving, we are grateful for our community of values-driven organizations and leaders, who have taken extraordinary measures in 2020 to support others   Connect With ON   November 24, 2020 - From product, service and time contributions to...

THE EVOLVING PRIVATE EQUITY RECRUITING MARKET

Published in Hunt Scanlon Media's Private Equity Recruiting Report 2020. Jeff Hocking is a partner at ON Partners with over 20 years of search experience. Previously head of the North American technology practice at Korn Ferry, he serves private equity and major...

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SUCCESSFUL PLACEMENT: NEW WAVE DV – PRESIDENT

New Wave Design and Verification Appoints New President Connect With ON  (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New Wave Design and Verification (New Wave DV), a leading provider of high-performance digital electronic interface solutions for the Defense/Aerospace market, is proud to...

SUCCESSFUL PLACEMENT: SOLARWINDS- VP, NORTH AMERICAN SALES

SolarWinds Appoints Jared Thomas to Vice President, North American Sales Connect With ON  SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, has appointed Jared Thomas to Vice President, North American Sales. Jared Thomas...

a better experience gets recognized.

ON Partners named to the Weatherhead 100 Case Western University annual ranking of the region’s fastest growing companies
ON Partners named by Boston Business Journal’s Largest Executive Search Firms and Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s Twin Cities Largest Executive Search Firms
ON Partners six time Inc. winner by being name to the Inc. 500/5000 Lists and to the Inc. 5000 Hall of Fame
Hunt Scanlon names ON Partners executive search firm to the Private Equity Recruiting Power 75 list
Business Insider ON Partners Executive Recruiters
Fortune ON Partners Executive Search
Fast Company ON Partners Executive Search Consultants
ON Partners named by Forbes as one of America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms

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