Sean Conner

Sean Conner
Sean Conner is the Co-Founder and Chief Progress Officer of ForceBrands, the leader in strategic hiring for consumer brands. Sean provides leadership and direction for the company’s client experience, overseeing key touchpoints on the customer journey. Sean has successfully executed a full spectrum of assignments on behalf of clients that include identifying growth strategies and opportunities through thoughtful organization design sessions; developing strategic ways to elevate a process within a search; or building customized hiring solutions in collaboration with the sales team. Sean has 15 years of consumer brand hiring subject matter expertise. He works with growth stage and middle-market businesses to support executive-level and board placements at brands that include Hu, Wana Brands, HumanCo, NotCo, AB InBev, Open Farm, True Terpenes, and Cora Life, among others. Sean is a thought leader within the CPG industry serving in various board and advisory roles. He is an advisor to OSC2/JEDI Collaborative, a diversity initiative for the natural products industry; a mentor with Project Potluck, a professional community supporting People of Color in CPG; and is on the board for Naturally New York, a community organization that fosters sustainable and responsible business practices in the industry. He lives with his wife and three daughters in Connecticut.

The Impactful Search Team

Sean Conner

Co-Founder |

Josh Wand

Founder & CEO |

Alex Clarke

Chief Growth Officer |