Who We Are

Ruth Sklar is a graduate of Pratt Institute. Prior to founding Ruth Sklar Associates, she was an educator, designed employee communications' programs for several corporations, and served as an executive consultant for an international search firm.

An active participant in the professional community, Ruth is a member of the following organizations:

- NY Women's Agenda
- Women in Health Management, Inc.
- The National Association for Female Executives
- Financial Executive Institute


Ruth has been actively involved with the Metro Chapter of theWorld Presidents Organization in the area of education and women's forums. In addition, Ms. Sklar maintains a close relationship with executives in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries and has been instrumental in initiating and organizing major symposia on a variety of healthcare and financial issues.

She also serves as a consultant for companies in the areas product/market reviews and competitive analysis.



Dan Mazziota founded Microwave Power Devices, Inc. (MPD) in 1967 which he sold in 1981 to M/A-COM, a leading telecommunications and defense electronics company. That same year, he received the IEEE Region 1 Award for "managing the growth of an innovative high technology company."

He served as CEO of M/A-COM MPD, Inc. until 1987 when he joined RSA Executive Search as chairman. In addition, he is president of IDM Consulting which provides consulting services to the high tech M&A field, specializing in the microwave component and sub system industry.

Dan received his BEE and MSEE degrees from New York Polytechnic Institute and is a fellow of the Institute. Dan is a member of the Chief Executives Organization (CEO) and a senior member of the IEEE. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Metro Chapter of the World President Organization (a YPO Alumni Organization) where he served as Chairman for two years. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Corporate Renaissance Group Inc., a NASDAQ listed business development company.


What We Do

Founded in 1978 as Ruth Sklar Associates, RSA Executive Search is truly unique; offering a flexible, customized and personalized approach to executive placement. The Company's president, Ruth Sklar, has built the organization on the principle of providing the most professional and ethical service to the business community. Today, Ms. Sklar and Dan Mazziota, who joined the firm in 1987 and currently serves as chairman, together with their highly qualified staff, serve a variety of clients in diverse fields.

Dan and Ruth are personally involved in the recruitment of key management executives for various industries, including:

- Consumer Products and Services
- Electronics and Telecommunications
- Finance, Banking and Insurance
- Healthcare

Recruiting the highest caliber of executives with an entrepreneurial approach for these businesses. RSA Executive Search provides CEOs, COOs and CFOs, as well as line executives and managers in the functional disciplines of finance, operations, manufacturing, marketing, strategic planning, sales, research and development, engineering, information services and human resources.
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