The Orion Team

Stephen W. Clark

Principal

Steve brings broad management and executive level business experience to Orion Search Group after more than 25 years with companies including SuperValu, County Seat Stores and CVN Companies. Before entering the field of executive recruitment, Steve served as Vice President and CFO for Jacobs Trading Co., Christopher & Banks (formerly Braun’s Fashions) and Champion Auto Stores.

As a result of building and leading management teams and communicating with leaders across several industries, Steve brings an insider’s view to executive recruitment. His expertise includes local to national searches for Seasoned Professionals and Executives management positions in the areas of construction, real estate development, manufacturing, technology and accounting/finance. 

Steve received his MBA, with a focus on management, from the University of St. Thomas and holds a bachelor’s degree with majors in Accounting and Economics from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. He is a member of Associated General Contractors of Minnesota (AGC), Manufacturers Alliance, Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA), and The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce.

Steve lives in Chanhassen with his wife, Sally.