As a founder, you have a lot of decisions to make. Few of those decisions are as important as choosing the people that make up your early-stage leadership team. While the importance of this decision is clear, how to make the decision is typically opaque.
Hyde Park Venture Partners and SwingSearch are teaming up to demystify the how, when, where, what, and who of hiring a first “head of” for a function. This “head of” profile is a unique candidate profile, one that SwingSearch specializes in placing. Join us to learn about what to look for when hiring your first leaders across Go-To-Market, G&A, and Product & Engineering.
We will be discussing:
• How to know when you are ready for your first ‘Head of’ role
• How to assess candidates appropriately for the stage and next evolution of growth
• Search and process advice for different functions
• Common mistakes made in this process
• Tools, tips, and resources to ensure a successful search process