Dawn Gates

Senior Talent Scout

Dawn Gates brings to SCOUT TALENT over 18 years’ experience in executive search. Starting her recruiting career at a boutique contingency search firm specializing in the accounting and finance fields, she later transitioned into the corporate world of Human Resources as a Talent Scout for the world's largest provider of merchant processing services.

In 2006, she entered search for the luxury and fashion industries. The knowledge and exposure Dawn gained working with top executives in these fast-paced environments served as a wonderful springboard to fashion and broadened her expertise in executive search.

Dawn is involved with searches covering a wide range of product categories and job functions. Recruiting at the mid to executive levels, she has a successful track record

filling searches in retail, wholesale, marketing, merchandising, human resources and finance. Her primary focus is on candidate development, benchmarking and competitive research.

Dawn brings great curiosity, tenacity and commonsense to her work. She loves to exceed expectations looking beyond the ordinary search criteria. The consistent thread throughout her career is dedication and commitment to clients and delivering results.