About Us

Our mission at OneWire is to deliver precise connections between finance professionals and leading employers.

Our recruiting solutions span from self-service job postings, to comprehensive candidate search and match tools, to expert executive search. Job seekers create detailed, confidential profiles on OneWire that enable them to maintain full privacy and total control over their search. Employers post finance job openings, search the candidate community, and achieve unprecedented accuracy thanks to OneWire’s unique structured data and matching technology. Whether searching for a great finance job or exceptional finance talent, OneWire makes it easy to achieve your goals.

Our Company

Founded in 2008, OneWire is an independent, privately held company headquartered in New York City. OneWire’s senior management team is a cohesive group of experienced, entrepreneurial individuals with deep expertise in the executive recruitment, financial services, and technology industries.

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Meet the Team

Skiddy von Stade

Founder & CEO

Skiddy founded OneWire in 2008 and currently serves as Chairman and CEO. Prior to OneWire, he founded the executive search firm F.S. von Stade & Associates, where he held the position of CEO from 1995 through 2007. He was previously Head of the New York office for The Oxbridge Group, a search firm specializing in the financial services industry. Before he became an executive search specialist, Skiddy began his career with international insurance brokerage firm Alexander and Alexander, where he rose through the ranks from Junior Associate to Vice President. He was rewarded for his strong performance by becoming the youngest employee invited to join the Summit Club, a membership he held throughout the last three years he spent with the firm. A graduate of the University of Vermont, Skiddy is an avid outdoorsman and conservationist.

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Eric Stutzke

EVP, Finance & Operations

Eric joined OneWire in August 2009 and has over 15 years of experience in finance and accounting. Prior to joining OneWire, Eric spent 8+ years at Monster Worldwide, an S&P 500 company (NYSE: MWW), handling investor relations, corporate finance and external financial reporting. Prior to joining Monster, Eric worked at the public accounting firm BDO USA, LLP as an audit associate in their Assurance group. Eric is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (inactive) in the state of New York and holds a B.S. in Accounting along with a Minor in Economics from the University of Delaware. Eric is an avid NY Giants and NY Mets fan, enjoys coaching his kids' sports teams and spending time with his family.

Matt Cercone

EVP, Sales

Matt joined OneWire in March 2009 and has over 17 years of experience in sales, sales management, business development and finance. At OneWire, Matt leads the Company’s sales efforts across the OneWire.com platform, including Corporate Solutions and ecommerce business. Prior to OneWire, Matt was in senior sales management roles at Mimeo.com and BevAccess.com, where he hired, trained and grew sales organizations for early stage companies. Matt began his career as an investment banker at Bank of America in the International Capital Raising Group. Matt received a Masters in International Finance from the Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy and a B.A. from Cornell University. In Matt’s spare time, he enjoys his family and friends, traveling the globe and the Pittsburgh Steelers, his hometown team.

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Mary Gay Townsend

Senior Managing Director, OneWire Executive Search

Mary Gay has been with OneWire since its inception and is a founding employee of the Company. Mary Gay currently leads the OneWire Executive Search group, which is focused on placements in the financial services industry. Prior to OneWire, Mary Gay was Managing Director of F.S. von Stade & Associates, specializing in private equity, hedge funds, and investment banking. Prior to F.S. von Stade & Associates, Mary Gay was an executive recruiter for several firms, with a focus on finance. Mary Gay holds a B.A. in Economics and American Studies from The George Washington University and a Grand Diploma in Culinary Arts from the French Culinary Institute. In Mary Gay’s spare time, she enjoys gardening, golf and spending time with her family.

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Milan Rikic

CTO

Milan joined OneWire in August 2008 as the Company’s fifth employee and was promoted to CTO in May 2012. Milan has over 15 years of experience in technology with both start-ups and established companies. Prior to OneWire, Milan was the technology and eCommerce leader for HomeClick, Builder’s Square and ProcureStaff, a subsidiary of Volt Information Sciences. Milan is a graduate from Wagner College, where he received a B.S. in Computer Science, a B.S. in Business Administration and a Minor in Finance. Milan was a collegiate basketball player and was inducted into the Wagner Hall of Fame in 2011 in recognition of his on-court accomplishments. In Milan’s spare time, he enjoys volunteering as a youth basketball coach and training for his next triathlon.

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