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Spotlight On Talent

Fourth Quarter – 2019


About Mary Lindenmuth

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Mary Lindenmuth is the Recruiting Director for Engineering, Operations & Design with The Pompeo Group, joining in 2008. Mary is a two-time Account Executive of the Year winner with The Pompeo Group, as well as a multiple AE of the Year winner with Search West prior to joining The Pompeo Group. Mary excels in recruiting upper and middle management LED and lighting professionals in the engineering, design, manufacturing and finance disciplines.


About the Candidates


A technology/business leader with extensive knowledge and experience in Global Supply Chain, Operations and Lean.  Highly adaptable to changes in business climate as evidenced by recent Tariff Mitigation initiative in which 75% of impacted products were mitigated within three months of tariff being levied resulting in $6M annualized savings.  Passionate change-catalyst with demonstrated track-record of creating a common vision and driving growth initiatives. Unique ability to identify/eliminate waste in value stream.


Director of Engineering

Highly accomplished innovator able to create and fast track to market product offerings utilizing proven NPI processes. Extensive experience in organizing and leading groups to accomplish product development in all phases from concept through production. Current established manufacturer realizing 14% and 13% year-over-year growth accounting in 30% total sales in past two years. Skilled in LED fixture design, manufacturing integration and sustaining engineering.


Director of Engineering

Driven, focused, and hard-working Strategic Leader with 20+ years of experience and a proven ability to lead others and oversee daily operations within fast-paced environments. Experienced in overseeing large-scale technical projects, implementing comprehensive operational strategies, coordinating system design enhancements, and leading the design engineering lifecycle. Highly adept in reviewing and troubleshooting technical issues in addition to maintaining strong communication with co-workers, vendors, clients, and members of management.


Illumination Research Engineer

Dedicated, hard-working, and creative lighting expert skilled in lighting design and research. Proven track record of taking projects from ideation to completion resulting in scientific papers and a patent. Excellent written and verbal communication skills grounded in deep scientific knowledge. Multiple peer-reviewed publications, lighting standards, and industry awards. Adept at leading teams of multi-disciplinary engineers in research and educational projects as well as standard-setting lighting committees.


About The Pompeo Group


The Pompeo Group was founded in 2003 with a mission of positively impacting companies and enhancing careers. It is this mission coupled with our approach that has vaulted us to becoming the most recognized lighting, electrical, IoT and controls search firm in the country. The Pompeo Group has a combined 60+ years of executive recruiting. Our Specialization by industry and function; Flexibility to customize our process, relationship and terms; Array of Services for total recruitment and consulting solutions and Track Record of success has helped our clients gain a competitive advantage and our candidates advance their careers.


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“Mary Lindenmuth was super-professional and we felt that she was looking out for our needs---never any time pressure to make a decision. She was excellent! I can’t say enough about the professionalism of The Pompeo Group.”

Anne Kustner