Tenured Executive Recruiters in Pharmaceutical, Bio-Pharmaceutical and Consumer Product Goods.

Steven Swan, CEO - The Swan Group - Executive Recruiters in Pharmaceutical, Bio-Pharmaceutical and Consumer Product Goods
Steven Swan

Steve Swan brings over 25 years of executive recruitment experience, specializing in technology within the Pharmaceutical and Biotech sectors. Holding a BA in Psychology (pre-med) from Boston University, Steve is a Platinum member of the SRA network, recognized for his exceptional contributions from 2019 to 2022. Applying his psychology background, Steve goes beyond hard skills, emphasizing the often-overlooked soft skills and cultural fit critical for establishing lasting hires.

Beyond the professional realm, Steve is an avid bike rider and sports coach, leveraging coaching insights to navigate issues and bring out the best in candidates and hiring managers alike. His unique blend of experience and coaching skills ensures a holistic and effective approach to executive recruitment.

Mary Louise Smith
Business Partner

Mary Louise Smith is a versatile and accomplished professional with a wealth of experience as an Office Manager, Executive Assistant, and Project Coordinator across diverse industries. Possessing tenacious, creative, and exceptional organizational skills, Mary ensures everything runs smoothly with meticulous attention to detail. A graduate of RVCC and TCNJ, Mary’s expertise lies in problem-solving and organizing new initiatives to optimize bottom-line results for businesses.

Beyond her professional endeavors, Mary is an entrepreneur, serving as the founder of The Arts Loft LLC, and a skilled artist specializing in oil painting. Her impressive portfolio includes book covers and commissioned pieces, and she has also conducted painting classes for special events and home parties. As a dedicated wife, mother, and grandmother, Mary brings a unique blend of professional acumen and artistic flair to every aspect of her life.

Megan Zakresky

Megan Zakresky-Struening is an IT Recruiter at The Swan Group LLC. Megan has a decade of professional experience and thrives in recruitment because she focuses on the individualized “best fit” for both her clients and candidates. Megan is a powerful force in the workplace and uses her tireless energy to encourage others to succeed. She is inspired daily by her husband and their daughter.

Robert E. Steinberg

Robert E. Steinberg, with two decades of experience as a Headhunter and Recruiter, brings his expertise to Swan Group, specializing in Business Development for a wide array of industries across North America and Europe. Holding a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Manhattan College, Bob possesses a unique ability to identify and collaborate with clients and candidates from diverse backgrounds and industries. His exceptional track record includes consistently increasing revenue for every company and fostering long-lasting client relationships.

Beyond his professional pursuits, Bob, known by his pseudonym Bob Stei, extends his passion to hosting radio programs globally. A dedicated family man, he enjoys traveling, with London holding a special place in his heart, cheering for Philadelphia sports, indulging in music (with Morrissey as a favorite), and engaging in game shows and card games with his wife Melissa and children Kim, Charlotte, and Salinger.