Our Team

Paul Pompeo

President

President of The Pompeo Group, Paul started his recruiting career with Search West based out of California. Search West was the largest national executive search firm based on the West Coast, at one point employing over 100 recruiters. Paul was with the firm for over sixteen years. Paul was recognized as the Top of his branch for eleven of those sixteen years and was the only recruiter with Search West to have won Account Executive of the Year for eight consecutive years in two different offices. In March of 2003 Paul founded The Pompeo Group, who celebrated their 15th anniversary last month. Paul is Past President of the IES in New Mexico and has spoken at Lightfair and other lighting events as well as before IES Sections. He writes a hiring/careers column for LD+A Magazine, ‘The Company*The Candidate.’ Paul was born and raised in Santa Fe, has worked in San Francisco, Los Angeles and Orange, California and now resides in Carlsbad, CA.


Mary Lindenmuth

Recruiting Director, Engineering/Manufacturing/Operations

Mary joined The Pompeo Group in 2008. She has been a manufacturing, financial, distribution, administration and supply chain specialist since 1985. Mary spent 18 years with Search West. While there, she was the Department Manager for Manufacturing and Finance.  Mary was Account Executive of the Year for the Orange office in 1995, '96, '97, '98, 2000, and 2001 and was a member of the President's Club.  From 2003 through 2007, Mary was with XEC Solutions.

Testimonials

"Paul always makes my life a little easier. He does the paperwork that we managers don't like to do! He sifts through the 'junk'. Most of the people he gives me I would actually hire. Paul makes the choice hard, but he makes the process very easy."

Steven White