Burdensome Bonuses

KYW Career News Reports, April 21, 2019

Board Mistakes

KYW Career News Report, April 14, 2019

Hiring Trends

KYW Career News Report, Sunday, April 7, 2019

BUILDING BETTER BOARDS: Culture, Community + Commitment

A Conversation with Trish Wellenbach

Current Searches 2019

This list highlights some of our current search assignments. If you think you are well qualified for one of these opportunities, you may e-mail your resume to Kaplan Partners for potential consideration. In addition, if you know someone who might be a prospective contender for one these roles, please make a confidential connection.

  • President & CEO, Bankers Bank
  • EVP, Commercial Banking, Regional Bank
  • Chief Investment Officer, Wealth Management Firm
  • Chief Marketing Officer, Regional Bank

Student Loan Payment

KYW Career News Report, March 31, 2019

Tuition for Pizza

KYW Career News Report, March 24, 2019

Retirement Non Planning

KYW Career News Report, March 17, 2019


Wynnewood, PA – March 8, 2019 – Kaplan Partners, a leading boutique executive search and talent advisory firm, today announced its 25th anniversary serving many of the nation’s leading financial institutions.

Specializing in executive search, board advisory services and management assessment, Alan J. Kaplan, Kaplan Partners founder and CEO, launched the firm in 1994, employing a holistic approach and proven methodology that finds the best solutions for evolving client leadership needs. Today, he and his team work directly with CEOs, boards, and investors to identify and evaluate leadership potential, leveraging best practices in corporate governance and succession management that ensure clients’ continued success in today’s demanding market.

“We are very proud of what we’ve accomplished over our first 25 years, and grateful to our clients, colleagues and friends who have enabled this journey,” said Kaplan. “Looking ahead, we are committed to setting a new standard for advising CEOs and boards on leadership succession, corporate governance, talent management, and enhancing diversity.”

Since its beginnings, the firm has served leading regional and community banks, asset management firms, private equity and venture capital funds, FinTech firms, mortgage and insurance companies, credit unions, technology companies, and high growth organizations.

<Visit here to watch Kaplan Partner’s 25th Anniversary Video message: http://kaplanpartners.com/>


Raises vs. Retention

KYW Career News Report, March 10, 2019