Ward & Associates
Executive Search

Client Focus

  • Commitment
  • Customization
  • Communication    



Complete, honest and accurate presentation of imformation  to each client and each candidate

Each search a priority

An established reputation for dedicated service and personalized attention to each assignment

About Us

Our Story

Established in 1994, Ward & Associates is a Midwest-based retained executive search firm with nationwide search capablities.  We specialize in executing senior level to middle management searches in the areas of finance, tax, human resources, sales, engineering, supply chain, operations, and general management.  Our clients range from closely held companies to Fortune 1000 firms.  Each search is tailored  to the needs of the client.

A Few of our Satisfied Clients

Texas Hydraulics -- Cook-Illinois Corporation -- Baird Capital -- Flexera Software -- Ernst & Young -- KPMG -- Harley Davidson Finance -- The Pritzker Organization -- Diagraph -- Vapor International -- Zebra Technologies -- Ashley Capital -- Illinois Tool Works -- Packaging Dynamics -- Monoflo Int'l -- Mayline -- Maruichi-Leavitt -- Stone Pointe, LLC -- Wynnchurch Capital -- White Distribution - Landmark Student Transporation -PVC Tech

Mr. Bob Ward

Bob Ward, the principal of the firm, is an established professional with over 30 years of executive search experience.  He earned his accounting degree at the University of Notre Dame and began his career at PriceWaterhouseCoopers in Chicago.  He is a CPA and maintains a large network within the Chicago business community and across the United States.

Contact Us

Ward & Associates

800 W. 5th Av, Naperville, IL 60563