Benchmark Search Founder Troy Ashby will join the 44th class of Leadership Dallas, a prominent leadership development program sponsored by the Dallas Regional Chamber (DRC). The class was chosen based on their high potential for leadership and commitment to the Dallas community.
"I am honored and excited to participate is such a prestigious program", Ashby said of his acceptance into the 2019 class. "I am passionate about the North Texas community and cannot wait to be inspired and educated with other influential leaders from such diverse backgrounds."
Founded in 1975, Leadership Dallas prepares a diverse group of leaders to serve as agents and sustainers of positive change for the quality of life in the Dallas Region. The program serves as a opportunity for individuals who are both acknowledged and aspiring leaders to continue their professional development and further cultivate a demonstrated commitment to the serving the community.
It is the goal of Leadership Dallas to:
For more information about the program, please click the link to read the DRC's press release.
The Dallas Regional Chamber recently honored Benchmark Search as it's June Member Spotlight. Recruiter Partner, Troy Ashby, serves on the DRC Experience Council and was also named Chair of the DRC’s Top Investor Stewards Program in January, which is an extension of the Member Services team.
Dallas, TX – May 30, 2018 – Benchmark Search, a Dallas-based firm specializing in direct hire recruiting, executive search, and temporary staffing for accounting and finance professionals, today announced its official launch of operations.
With more than 15 years of professional service experience, including more than a decade with one of the nation’s largest recruiting firms, Founder & President Troy Ashby established Benchmark Search on the bedrock belief that exceptional people, progressive culture, and an unrelenting devotion to serving clients and candidates is the formula for developing deep and transformational relationships.
“At Benchmark Search, we strive to be viewed by clients as their human capital trusted advisor,” said Ashby. “Not only do we have the technical expertise required to deliver excellence, our team remains current on changing economic indicators to help clients make the most informed decisions.”
Benchmark Search has a meaningful, deliberate, and collaborative approach to community involvement. Members of the Firm routinely devote significant time and resources to causes and activities that make a positive impact across Dallas/Fort Worth. In addition, the Firm currently supports two Community Partners – March of Dimes and Richardson Family YMCA. Ashby was recently appointed chairman for the Richardson Y’s 2019 annual fundraising campaign.
Ashby is a Certified Public Accountant and received his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Master’s Degree in Accounting Information Systems from Oklahoma State University. He previously worked in public accounting at Ernst & Young, Arthur Andersen and Whitley Penn. Ashby serves as 2018 Chair of the Dallas Regional Chamber’s Top Investor Stewards Program.
About Benchmark Search
Benchmark Search specializes in direct hire recruiting, executive search, and temporary staffing for accounting and finance professionals. The firm is predicated on the bedrock belief that exceptional people + progressive culture + unrelenting devotion to serving our clients and candidates is the formula for success. The team believes in developing long-term, trusted relationships with its clients and candidates to help companies and careers advance and thrive. For more information, visit benchmarksearchgroup.com.
Dallas, TX (February 14, 2018) – Benchmark Search Group’s President, Troy Ashby, was recently named Chair of the Dallas Regional Chamber’s (DRC) Top Investor Stewards Program.
Top Investor Stewards are an extension of the Dallas Regional Chamber Member Services team, and actively participate in educating members of the benefits of membership through regular outreach to an assigned group of members.
“I am passionate about what the Dallas Regional Chamber achieves for the region and the benefits it provides to its members and the business community. As a member of the Top Investor Stewards Program, I have been able to assist company executives and key contacts maximize the DRC resources. I am proud to serve with other dynamic business leaders and honored to lead this elite group,” stated Ashby.
Ashby is a Certified Public Accountant and received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master of Science in Accounting Information Systems from Oklahoma State University. He is on the Richardson Family YMCA Board of Managers, a March for Babies team leader, on the Audit and Finance Committee for The Family Place, a Genesis HeROs member, was the 2014 Chair of the Dallas Regional Chamber Young Professionals, and was the Oklahoma State University Alumni Association’s North Texas Chapter President in 2008-2009.
About the Dallas Regional Chamber
The Dallas Regional Chamber is the voice of business and the champion of economic development and growth in the Dallas Region. We work with our 1,200 member companies and regional partners to strengthen our business community by advocating for pro-growth public policies, improving our educational system, attracting talented workers from around the world, and enhancing the quality of life for all. Our goal is to make Dallas the best place in America to live, work, and do business.
About Benchmark Search
Benchmark Search Group specializes in direct hire recruiting, executive search, and temporary staffing for accounting and finance professionals. Our firm is predicated on the bedrock belief that exceptional people + progressive culture + unrelenting devotion to serving our clients and candidates is the formula for success. We believe in developing long-term, trusting relationships with our clients and candidates to help companies and careers advance and thrive. For more information on Benchmark Search, please visit www.benchmarksearchgroup.com.
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Benchmark Search Group was founded by a CPA with prior experience in Big 4 public accounting, executive search, and a leader for one of the largest finance and accounting staffing firms in the United States.
With more than 15 years of professional service experience and over a decade in staffing and recruiting, our firm was created with a focus on quality first and making a positive impact for our clients, candidates, and the Dallas - Fort Worth communities.
As a trusted advisor, we believe in establishing and continuing genuine relationships which empowers professionals to further their careers. Our commitment to excellence and integrity, combined with resilience allows our clients to focus on their business while we provide them with highly skilled employees.
Benchmark Search Group specializes in direct hire recruiting, executive search, and temporary staffing for accounting and finance professionals.