After five years as the #1 recruiter for an Inc. 500 award-winning employment agency in Baltimore, Maryland, Dan simmons founded Continental Search in 1996 and has placed hundreds of exceptionally talented individuals and executives for over 100 client companies. In 2002 he turned his focus exclusively to the animal nutrition industry and has become a recognized leader in this field.
President of a global animal feed additive manufacturer
Director of Nutrition and Marketing for a top 5 feed manufacturer
Business Development Manager for a regional feed manufacturer
Two Business Managers for a leading dairy consulting business
Regional Sales Manager for a national mineral pre-mix company
Certified Personnel Consultant, National Association of Personnel Services
Owner of a Nationally Accredited Firm by NAPS, one of ten in the USA
Received 25+ awards from Top Echelon Network, including Highest Producing Recruiter 2009
Accepted as a Franchise Owner, Sanford Rose Associates, 2020. Silver Award-winning firm 2021
Keynote Speaker for Northeast Region Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge, 2017
Keynote Speaker for Top Echelon Network Conference
Continental Search is a member of Sanford Rose Associates®, a network of independently-owned and operated recruiting offices in its 60th+ year of offering executive search services. In joining the Sanford Rose Associates® network of professional recruiting firms, Continental Search expanded its array of services, access, speed and resources to deliver the critical knowledge and skills to find the best talent in animal health and animal sciences.
Sanford Rose Associates® is comprised of an elite network of independently-owned executive search firms who provide personal service and undivided attention to our clients and candidates. Our affiliations with the International Executive Search Federation, Kaye/Bassman International, Next Level Exchange and Next Level Marketing Communications provide our clients a unique foundation that does not exist anywhere else in the search industry today.
Sanford Rose Associates is ranked as the 10th Largest U.S. Search Firm by Executive Search Review, demonstrating our ability to deliver the caliber of talent that our clients both require and deserve.
Over the past 60+ years, Sanford Rose Associates has maintained an exclusive network of offices who remain unparalleled in terms of professionalism, performance and service that exceeds our clients’ expectations.