NASHVILLE – Guice Smith has been named managing director of the Stanton Chase office in Nashville.
Stanton Chase is a retained executive search firm with 73 offices in 46 countries. The Nashville office heads up the Stanton Chase Healthcare Practice Group.
The announcement was made by Daniel Casteel, former managing director and founding partner of the Nashville office. Casteel was recently named Regional Vice President for Stanton Chase and will oversee activity in the 16 offices in the United States and Canada.
“It is a distinct pleasure to name Guice to this important position,” said Casteel. “He is an outstanding manager and search consultant who will lead us on a continued path of growth. Guice has distinguished himself as an outstanding member of the Nashville team.”
Smith, a partner, is a seasoned business executive with more than 25 years of experience in the executive search field.
With a special emphasis in the healthcare industry, Smith has built C-level executive teams for hospitals, health systems, payors, consulting firms, and other service groups. In this capacity, he has been instrumental in helping clients identify and secure top performers in organizations throughout the United States and internationally. His assignments have included recruiting CEOs, COOs, CNOs, CFOs, and CIOs. Clients have included for-profit and not-for-profit healthcare organizations, independent hospitals, physician practices, and professional service firms.
Smith is a 1981 Accounting graduate of the University of Mississippi “Ole Miss.” He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC).