Madison Gunn is a Charlotte-based interim executive and retained search firm focused on C-suite talent acquisition for private equity and affiliated portfolio companies.

Our level of expertise is the result of a joint venture between Signature Consultants, a $400M staffing firm, and The Woodbury Group, a seasoned retained search firm with a successful track record of more than 20 years.

Our goal is simple—to develop deep and long-term relationships with each of our clients.

Our senior search team ensures:

  • 1.

    The highest level of service throughout the entire process

  • 2.

    Access to a strong, active, and dynamic network based on long-term, well-established relationships

  • 3.

    Robust analyses, diligence, and discretion


  • executive talent bassessment

    • Executive talent assessment and change management

  • executive briefings

    • Executive briefings

  • mentorship

    • Mentorship and coaching opportunities for portfolio executives

  • board member searches

    • Board member searches

Hybrid solution

In addition to our retained search offerings, we developed a unique option to provide a more complete solution. Where applicable, we can simultaneously source an interim resource to manage company operations, all for one fee.

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