William S. Creekmuir


Bill Creekmuir brings more than 25 years of successful executive leadership experience to Pinnacle Search Partners. He was hired as a consultant in 2014, and quickly assumed roles of continuing responsibility. He now serves as President. Bill has spent his career building organizations and helping others find the right individuals to enhance their teams. His passion has always been helping excellent candidates and top organizations to find each other, and he works tirelessly to that end. Bill has a vast network, and a depth of business knowledge that enables him to support the success of his candidates, clients and the Pinnacle team.

Bill is well versed in the nuances of public, private and private equity organizations. In his prior role as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Simmons Bedding Company, he worked with three different private equity sponsor groups. Prior to that, he was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of publically-traded LADD Furniture. His earlier years were spent with Big 4 accounting giant KPMG where he was ultimately named Partner, and held responsibilities in both the United States and Ireland. Bill is a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is a CPA. He serves on a number of Advisory Boards, holding the position of Chair of the Advisory Board to the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business at Elon University, Trustee and Audit Committee Chair at Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School, and Director of the Sandy Springs, GA/Perimeter Chamber of Commerce.