- BOND Creative SearchCEO, 2010 - presentBOND Creative Search is an executive search and consulting firm that partners with innovative companies across a range of industries: design, fashion, digital media, retail, e-commerce, interactive technology, advertising, branding, entertainment, and beauty. BOND’s headquarters are in New York City with virtual offices in Los Angeles and San Francisco. Founders Anthony Bianchi and Leonardo Lawson have unparalleled experience partnering with global executives. They and their team have an extraordinary understanding of how creativity can be used strategically to build successful organizations.
- Janou Pakter, Inc.Vice President, Search, 1999 - 2010
Anthony has extraordinary creative recruitment and executive search experience. His clients have included AKQA, Apple, AT&T, The BBC, BBDO, Calvin Klein, Coach, Condé Nast, Deutsch, Diane von Furstenberg, Droga5, Estée Lauder, The Gap, Gilt Groupe, Gucci, HUGE, J. Crew, JWT, Kate Spade, Laird+Partners, L'Oréal, LVMH, MAC Cosmetics, Microsoft, MTV, Nike, Publicis, Ralph Lauren, Razorfish, Refinery29, R/GA, Sephora, Starbucks, Tiffany & Co., Wieden+Kennedy, Wolff Olins and Target.
Before co-founding BOND, Anthony worked for ten years as Vice President of Creative Search at the global search firm, Janou Pakter, Inc. Over that time he built and led recruitment capabilities in interactive design, art and creative direction, E-Commerce, marketing, brand strategy and copywriting. He led searches across the US, Asia, South America and Europe.
Anthony's search career began in Seattle at Ernst & Young and Microsoft where he recruited in the areas of digital design and interactive technology.
Anthony's diverse educational background includes cultural and historical studies throughout Asia as well as an Art History and International Business program in Florence, Italy. He holds a degree in Business Management from Santa Clara University and studied design and photography at The School of Visual Arts and Parsons The New School for Design in New York.
A pioneer in the digital search and recruitment field, Anthony knows the space intrinsically, built the teams that created the first websites for some of the most respected brands in the world and continues to work with clients on their fast paced digital needs.
- Santa Clara University
- Parsons The New School for Design