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Marcum Search Launches Executive Compensation Division, to be Led by Bruce Overton

New York City, NY - Marcum Search LLC, the executive recruiting and temporary staffing affiliate of accounting and advisory firm Marcum LLP, today launches a new division dedicated to executive compensation services for businesses and nonprofit organizations. The division will be led by industry veteran Bruce Overton, who joins the Firm as vice president.

"Our new Executive Compensation Division is an extension of our core search practice. Our focus is on helping clients manage a fundamental aspect of their human capital operation to ensure it is on target with their business goals and optimizes performance productivity," said Richard Paris, president of Marcum Search. 

"Our strength is in assisting clients with total reward strategies that deliver on their business plan. We cover all of the essential compensation considerations pertaining to the C-suite and the executive Board," Mr. Overton said.

Services include the core areas of establishing the right levels of base and incentive compensation, outside director compensation, executive compensation, Board Compensation Committee advisory services, performance management, and the development of total reward strategies.

Mr. Overton has conducted hundreds of assignments for businesses and not-for-profit organizations since 1989.  He has also authored more than 100 published articles and co-authors the Executive Compensation Answer Book, published by Wolters Kluwer Law and Business in New York City. Additionally, he has taught compensation courses for the American Compensation Association (now renamed Worldatwork), where he has served as president and was voted a life member.

About Marcum
Marcum LLP is one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation, with offices in major business markets throughout the U.S., as well as Grand Cayman, China and Ireland. Headquartered in New York City, Marcum provides a full spectrum of traditional tax, accounting and assurance services; advisory, valuation and litigation support; and an extensive range of specialty and niche industry practices. The Firm serves both privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as high net worth individuals, private equity funds and hedge funds, with a focus on middle-market companies and closely held family businesses.  Marcum is a member of the Marcum Group, an organization providing a comprehensive array of professional services. For more information, visit www.marcumllp.com.

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