Executive Search

True Search

At True Search we aim to evolve the talent management industry by creating tools and services that increase transparency and efficiency within the global talent market—add value to the global talent pool, our clients, and everyone who provides talent related services.

We share our recruiting progress in real time, which allows for collaborative experiences resulting in the best hiring decisions. We also co-founded an inclusive executive hiring platform with the goal of making executive search more accessible, efficient and equitable for its members and the companies who seek them.

Successful companies understand that modern professionals require a blend of functional expertise with an eye toward innovation. Our team specializes in connecting these progressive thinkers with companies driving to stay ahead.


David Votano

David specializes in C-suite to VP level searches for startups and public companies focusing on fashion, beauty, retail, and general consumer.

After growing up in London and San Francisco, David’s career started in retail with renowned brands such as Louis Vuitton, Brooks Brothers, and Neiman Marcus before transitioning to search in 2008. Prior to True, David spent four years with a boutique executive search firm running a team that supported luxury, fashion, beauty, and retail clients by filling their most impactful positions across operations, retail, marketing, sales, finance, and e-commerce.

David recently relocated to South Florida with his wife, two young kids and an energetic 65 lb dog his family rescued. David enjoys following all sports teams (especially from New York and the bay area), traveling, cooking, fashion, and snowboarding.

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