Marvelous Team


Marvel Consultants, Inc. has assembled a Professional Team of Account Executives with diverse talents and expertise. Each consultant is committed to truly understanding your business and establishing a lasting and productive relationship.

Our recruiters all have unique and diverse backgrounds so that we can bring different perspectives to each project. Each recruiter goes through tried and true training and is given specific responsibilities so they can conduct a focused search.

We pride ourselves on our ability to act as consultants for our clients and candidates so we can be a valuable resource when advising on career and hiring moves that achieve the goals of both parties.

Almost all of our team is C.P.C. (Certified Personnel Consultant), which is a designation awarded by the National Association of Personnel Consultants. This certification is presented to those individuals who pass a rigorous examination of laws and professional conduct that pertain to the staffing industry.

We invite you to learn more about our team and E-mail them for specific questions and information.

John Sowers, CPC, President joined Marvel Consultants in 1975 and has over 36 years of Information Technology recruiting experience. With his in-depth knowledge of MIS and IT, John handles all levels of IT positions from CIO to Programmer with emphasis in the Management arena.    

Email John
216-455-1433

Eric C. Bergsman, CPC joined the firm in March 1990, and has consistently been a top producer. He specializes in Industrial Sales and Marketing with a particular emphasis in the fluid power and process equipment industries. He is a graduate of Ohio University with a degree in Communications.

Email Eric
216-455-1420

Brian Cayne specializes in both associate attorney and partner level searches, with Intellectual Property being his main focus. His clients include and consist of leading Global law firms, IP boutiques, Fortune 100 companies, and mid-to small size General Practice firms. Brian has developed and maintained strong relationships with both his clients and applicants and believes in the personal touch. He received his B.A., in Communications from The Ohio State University, and presently lives in the Cleveland area with his wife and two children.

Email Brian
216-455-1422

Marc Charney, CPC joined the firm in 1981 and services clients in the Rubber, Plastics and Polymer related industries nationally and internationally in a broad spectrum of disciplines including Engineering, Technical, Manufacturing, Sales & Marketing and General Management.

Email Marc
216-455-1423

Peter Dobrowski joined the firm in August 2015 and specializes in Accounting and Finance. His emphasis is public and industrial accounting. Prior to joining our team, Peter was an Account Manager with a start-up company. He also worked as an Accounting Intern while earning his Accounting degree from Loyola University Maryland.  

Email Peter
216-455-1443

Laura Oriani joined the firm after ten years of Civilian Employment with the United States Navy -- Fleet Readiness Programs. She was stationed at Naval Station Great Lakes as well as Naval Station Mayport. She earned a Bachelor of Science from Bowling Green State University.  Laura specializes in Industrial Sales and Marketing with a particular emphasis in the motion control and power transmission industries.

Email Laura
216-455-1429

Mark Salem specializes in conducting personalized searches for international and regional law firms. Mark’s strategy is to focus on geographic territories and/or practices, which uniquely allows him to provide attorneys with information about the firm’s practice, strengths, personalities, and culture. Mark believes in recruiting the old-fashioned way, focusing on personal communication and not relying on internet job postings and blind shot gun emails – which he believes is one of the key ingredients to excel in this delicate process. Mark earned his B.A. from Kent State University and currently lives in Hudson, OH with his wife and their 2 young children. Mark is active in community affairs, and is a member of the Board of Directors for the Hudson Rotary Club and the Children of Ubumi Orphanage.

Email Mark
216-455-1431

Dave Sevel, CPC has been with Marvel Consultants, Inc. since January of 1980. He has established long-term relationships with numerous Industrial Manufacturers. Dave's forte is in recruiting Engineers from Vice Presidents to staff positions nationwide and has established a significant presence in Ohio. His specialty is with design professionals who typically have degrees in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering or their equivalent. He works with a  wide variety of industries which include off highway equipment, fluid power (valves, pumps, cylinders , hydraulics, and hydraulic systems), consumer products, OEM manufacturers (machine design), high tech electronic companies , electronic measuring devices, controls , medical technology , bearings  and a variety of other manufacturing concerns. He earned his undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University.

Email Dave
216-455-1432

William B. Weiss, Esq. joined Marvel Consultants, Inc. in 1998 and specializes in Legal Recruiting. Bill has developed a client base across the country and added a team  that focuses on recruiting attorneys for major law firms and corporations across the country.  Bill is a licensed attorney and works with his clients to fill their needs in any number of practice areas: corporate, mergers and acquisitions, labor and employment law, tax and benefits, real estate and finance, etc. Bill is a consistent top producer and has won many awards and honors in a sales career with IBM, MetLife and CNA Insurance.  In addition to family he is dedicated to family, running, swimming, sports and other activities.

Email Bill
216-455-1435

David Goldie specializes in placing nurses in management and director positions, and is a strong advocate of maintaining long term relationships with his clients. David joined Marvel after 10+ years as a top producer in his previous positions. He has a degree in Public Relations from The Ohio State University.

Email David
216-455-1424

Sandy Hershkowitz, MSW Sandy specializes in placing nurses in management positions. She has a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and a Master's degree from Hunter College School of Social Work. Sandy brings a strong background in recruiting and placing nurses to Marvel.

Email Sandy
216-455-1425

Monte Kushkin joined Marvel Consultants Medical Division in 2003 as a Healthcare Talent Acquisitions Manager for the Southeast region. His specialty is Nursing leadership and Allied Healthcare professionals. He works with large healthcare systems along with smaller community hospitals, nursing homes, and Long Term Care facilities. He has more than 20 years of experience in recruiting and his expertise lies in his strong business development. Monte is committed to assisting his clients and candidates reach their goals. He has won numerous awards with Marvel over the years.  Monte earned his undergraduate degree in Advertising and Public Relations from The Ohio State University.

Email Monte
561-900-3656

Annette L. Malkin, CPC joined Marvel Medical Consultants in 2005 as a Medical Nurse Management and Development Fundraising recruiter specializing in executive nursing leadership placement with the healthcare industry . Prior to joining Marvel, Annette had an impressive 28 years of experience as a developer of new businesses and in business management both in the healthcare industry and service industry, which was enhanced by her degree in business management.

Email Annette
216-455-1428

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