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Terry Petzold
Managing Director
Dallas, TX
O: +1.972.449.5737
M: +1.318.349.7570

Professional Profile

Terry has been recognized as a top-producing technology recruiting and staffing expert for over a decade. He has expertise in a highly niched network of technology leaders, with specializations in unique and emerging technology functions. He has been a keynote speaker and lecturer for many Fortune 500 companies, federal entities, and universities.

Terry is responsible for business development and strategic execution of specialized areas within an IT organization, both in direct hire and interim roles. His search assignments have spanned highly unique IT functions such as ERP, Cloud, SaaS, Cybersecurity, Software Engineering, AI, RPA, ML, 3D, VR/AR, Infosec, Data Governance, Process Improvement, Digitization, and others.

Previous Experience

Prior to his decade of experience in the search industry in technology, Terry spent ten years in the software industry leading teams for several global ERP, CRM, and EDI companies, including Sage, Infor, Epicor, and Sopra Steria Group. Prior to joining ZRG Partners, Terry had executed over a thousand direct hire and interim staffing searches globally and previously ran the IT division as a Managing Partner of Magee Resource Group, a boutique recruitment firm, with a focus in placing ERP and cybersecurity functional experts.

Terry is an Honorary Commander for the United States Air Force 2nd Bomb Wing. He sits on numerous boards and is involved in several workforce and economic development committees.Terry was recently recognized as “Business Person of the Year” and was an honoree of the “40 under 40” award in his local community. He resides between Dallas, Scottsdale, and Shreveport, Louisiana. He has a wife, three children, and four dogs, and he enjoys traveling in his RV to unique locations. Before settling down, he was an avid golfer in Scottsdale and received his education in marketing from Grand Canyon Univeristy and Staffordshire University in the UK.