January 2000


Don D'Andrea has formed D'Andrea & Associates, based in Santa Cruz, CA. He brings twenty-five plus years of human resource experience to his own firm.

D'Andrea & Associates provides unbundled retained search services, specifically candidate research and initial candidate development, to better serve its client base.

Prior to D'Andrea & Associates, Don played a significant role, for more than 7 years, in the rapid growth of Oryx Executive Search.

Prior to Oryx, Don was Director of Staffing at Silicon Graphics. Previously, he managed Staffing and/or Human Resource functions at VLSI Technology, Advanced Micro Devices, and other Silicon Valley technology companies. He earned a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration & Industrial Relations from California Polytechnic State University.

Don possesses in-depth knowledge and innovative experience in developing strategies for, and building, proactive recruiting organizations, and has successfully applied this knowledge and experience in the retained search arena. This adds to his ability to provide D'Andrea & Associates' clients with unique recruiting services that are tailored to their needs for outstanding candidates.

D'Andrea & Associates' recruiting methodologies have, over the years, proven successful for numerous Silicon Valley and other companies.

To learn more about how we can assist your company, please call 831-469-0125.


303 Water Street, Suite 18
Santa Cruz, California 95060
Ph. 831-469-0125 - Fax 831-469-0898