Dale Visokey is a Managing Director of Crist|Kolder Associates. Dale has over 25 years of experience in the executive search industry. He focuses on CEO, President, CFO and Board assignments within the Industrial Sector, both manufacturing and service related businesses. His client work spans publicly traded, privately held and private equity owned companies.
Prior to joining Crist|Kolder Associates, Dale was a Partner at Heidrick & Struggles and a member of the CEO and Board of Directors Practice, as well as the Financial Officers Practice. During his 15 year career at Heidrick & Struggles, Dale spent five years as Managing Partner of the Global Industrial Practice. He also served as Managing Partner in charge of the Chicago office.
Dale began his executive search career in 1986 with Russell Reynolds Associates where he became Managing Director for their Manufacturing Sector Practice. Previously, Dale was employed by Intel Corporation as a Product Manager within their Integrated Systems Division in Phoenix, Arizona. He started his business career with The Lincoln Electric Company as a Sales Engineer for this leading global producer of welding products.
Dale is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Lehigh University and a Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.