The Byers Group is a California based boutique African American woman owned retained executive search firm.  Founded by Brett Byers, with over 15 years of leading executive level search engagements on behalf of public, private, non-profit, and educational organizations, The Byers Group provides top notch talent acquisition services that results in placing “best in class” leaders who  positively impact the client organization.



The Byers Group is a general practice executive search firm with a specific niche of diversity recruiting driven by an organizational philosophy of inclusion. We employ a client centered approach that is driven by building a strong relationship and effective partnership with our clients.   We are keenly focused on identifying and recruiting the right executive leaders for our client partners unique culture and phase of organizational evolution. 



For over 15 years, Brett Byers has operated as a trusted advisor and strategic partner working with clients to enhance, facilitate and transform their senior talent agendas to realize the greatest long-term impact. TBG is proud of its long-term partnerships with our client partners who confidently rely on our expertise to build their executive leadership teams and fulfill their ongoing talent acquisition goals.



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“You have helped to build an amazing high performing leadership team for the city of Berkeley . The City Council has supported all of the hires and has high compliments on the team we have developed for the City.”
Dee Ridley, City Manager, City of Berkeley
“As a client, the professionalism and the manner in which you seek our candidates is unmatched.  Your bring people from 20 miles to 250 miles away and they are some of the best talent that I’ve ever seen. As a candidate, I know that candidates trust you with their career choices.  I appreciate that you sell the organization for who they are, there are no surprises. We know what we are getting into and are set-up to say for the long haul.”
Maraskeshia Smith, Deputy City Manager, City of Stockton