Caldwell Partners Adds Media and Entertainment Expert

-Sean Scanlon brings more than 16 years of industry and executive search experience-

Toronto– November 1, 2011 – Retained executive search firm The Caldwell Partners International Inc. (TSX: CWL) today announced a major enhancement to its recruiting capabilities in the Technology, Media, Telecommunications and IT Services Sector with the addition of Sean Scanlon as a Partner and Leader of the firm’s Media & Entertainment Practice.

“Sean’s list of placements reads like a who’s who of the media and entertainment industry,” said Jim Bethmann, co-leader of Caldwell Partners’ TMT/IT Services Sector. “His work speaks for itself, and we are excited to have him joining the team.”

“We continue to focus on making targeted, strategic additions to our team,” said John N. Wallace, chief executive officer. “With more than 16 years of experience in executive search and management consulting across the media and entertainment landscape, Sean brings great added value and in-depth industry knowledge to our team.”

Prior to joining Caldwell Partners, Mr. Scanlon was a senior client partner in the Media & Entertainment Practice at Korn/Ferry International. Before that, he served as president of SCG Executive Search, a division of Sucherman Consulting Group, Inc. During his 15-year tenure, he designed and supervised the development of the company’s executive search operations, research and database management processes, and served as a senior management consultant. Previously, he was a market research analyst and sales & marketing administrator in biotechnology. He began his career in commercial television production in New York.

Mr. Scanlon holds a bachelor’s degree in history with a concentration in radio, television and film from Northwestern University.

Based in Caldwell Partners’ New York office, Mr. Scanlon joins a NY-based team that includes financial services recruiters Paul Heller, Richard Stein, Michael Martinolich, Paul Medaglia, Scott Bilby, Gerry Cameron and Leah Peskin; consumer/retail and financial services recruiter Marnie McBryde, and Jerry McGrath, a prominent human resources recruiter.

About Caldwell Partners
Caldwell Partners is one of North America’s premier providers of executive search and has been for more than 40 years. As one of the region’s most trusted advisors in executive search, the firm has a sterling reputation built on successful searches for boards, chief and senior executives, and selected functional experts.

With offices and partners across North America, and a strategic presence in London, the firm takes pride in delivering an unmatched level of service and expertise to its clients.

The Caldwell Partners’ Common shares are listed on The Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: CWL). Please visit our website at www.caldwellpartners.com for further information.

For further information, please contact:
Caroline Lomot
Caldwell Partners
clomot@caldwellpartners.com
+1 516 830 3535