Professional Profile

David Bruno has joined ZRG Partners, LLC as a Managing Director. David will be working out of the Arizona office.

Mr. Bruno has over 25+ plus years’ experience in senior level recruiting in both the corporate and executive search arena, Mr. Bruno has completed search work for Fortune 10 companies as well as 10-person firms in almost every state as well as Internationally.

Mr. Bruno has been and continues to be actively involved in the healthcare sector for all of his 22 plus years living in Phoenix.  He has done assignments for Autism (SARRC, 8 PhDs including the current President/CEO), HIV/AIDs (Phoenix and Santa Fe), blood collection and research (Blood System Inc., 2 VPs of IT, VP of HR, Regional Medical Director, and EVP of Business Operations; Michigan Blood, President/CEO), healthcare centers (Arrowhead Health Centers’ COO and who is now President/CEO), individual cancer treatment organizations (Ashion PMed Management, LLC, a joint venture with a PE firm and TGen).

Previous Experience

Prior to joining ZRG, David had served as Vice Chairman & Managing Director of DHR International’s Phoenix Arizona office. As a member of the executive Committee, he was one of their eight owners.

Areas of Expertise

Mr. Bruno has played an active role as an advisor Director on several boards of corporations and has been a guest speaker for undergraduate and graduate programs at major public and private universities. He served as Chairman of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce and is currently on the board as past chairman. He was also on Board of Directors for the Arizona Business Leadership as well as the board of Greater Phoenix Leadership (GPL) and is currently on the Board of Directors for Junior Achievement of Arizona.


Mr. Bruno is a graduate of Marquette University.

“David’s expertise in the workforce arena is a key ingredient in attracting highly skilled individuals into our state, retaining existing companies and growing our economy”.
Todd Sanders
President and CEO
Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce

“I will be forever grateful to David for helping build SARRC’s senior leadership team for nearly a decade, empowering our growth and expansion, leadership succession plan and ability to fulfill our mission. David has not only identified superb talent, but counseled us on team dynamics, compensation and mentoring–a greatly valued bonus!”
Denise D. Resnik
Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center