D Tobin recruiter technology telecom IT Canada

Denise Tobin

  • dtobin@caldwellpartners.com
  • +1 416 920 7702


Denise Tobin specializes in senior-level search assignments in the advanced technology and professional services marketplace. With more than a decade of experience in the telecommunications and convergent technologies industries and a 17-year track record in executive search, she has built a reputation for her commitment to quality and client service.

Throughout her career, she has worked extensively to help create leadership teams for leading North American organizations as well as venture capital groups, helping them attract senior talent to their investments. The majority of her search work has focused on the mobile, media, digital and adtech, content and technology sectors, leading firms through the impact of convergence and transformation. Professional services engagements include practice leadership and development.

Prior to joining Caldwell Partners, Denise was with Illsley Bourbonnais, Highland Partners, and Korn/Ferry International, where she was presented with the Client Satisfaction of the Year Award – Technology. Before entering the executive search industry, she held a variety of senior positions within BCE, AT&T Canada and a subsidiary of Nortel.

Denise’s community activity includes roles as co-founder of the Easter Seals Corporate Challenge and the Toronto Citizen of the Year Awards. She is also a past board member of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and Green Shield Canada. Denise received her bachelor’s degree from Queen’s University and is a graduate of the Harvard Business School Executive Education Programme.