Magellan Search Group, Inc., a leading Philadelphia area recruiting and staffing firm, announced the promotion of Steven Mickus to Managing Partner and the Executive Leadership Team.

Mickus, a Magellan Search Group veteran, joined the company in 2005 as an Associate Recruiter, Director, and will now take on the role of Managing Partner. Mickus says of the new role, “It is my greatest honor to become a partner within a company I hold to such a high regard. In the coming years, I look forward to my new role as a leader, contributing to the professional growth of those I mentor, and the continued success of those I am privileged to work with here at Magellan Search Group, Inc.”

Mickus joins Magellan’s Founder and President Matthew Kenefic, and CEO Joseph Nicolas on the Executive Leadership Team. “It is a pleasure to welcome Steve into his new role as Managing Partner here at Magellan. His hard work and commitment to Magellan have earned him this honor. I couldn’t be more proud of how far he has come. I look forward to many more years of working side by side together, not only as co-workers, but friends as well.”, said Kenefic

Mickus began his career in the commercial real estate industry. He specialized in mortgage consulting, marketing, commercial sales and leasing. He joined Magellan’s Accounting and Finance Division, where he was an integral part of that unit’s explosive growth over the last 6 years. “Steve has proven himself to be an invaluable asset to Magellan, and we are excited that he has reached the Partnership level. We look forward to having Steve continue to be an instrumental part of our Magellan family for many years to come.”, said Nicolas.

Mickus is a native of the Roxborough section of Philadelphia. He currently resides in North Wales with his wife Marcy and their 10 month old son Brayden.

About Magellan Search Group, Inc.

Magellan Search Group, Inc. specializes in direct-hire, contract and temporary recruitment solutions for accounting & finance and renewable energy services professionals. The company is recognized as a regional leader in recruiting and staffing, and as one of the fastest growing companies in the Philadelphia region. Magellan Search Group, Inc. is an honored member of the Philly 100 for the previous 4 years, and Philadelphia Business Journal’s Best Places to Work. For more information, visit


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