Caldwell Partners Announces Paul Daoust as New Director

           Caldwell Partners Announces Paul Daoust as New Director

PR Newswire

TORONTO, Jan. 25, 2013

TORONTO, Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Retained executive search firm The
Caldwell Partners International Inc. (TSX: CWL) today announced the
appointment of Paul Daoust as a director of the company's board to fill the
vacancy created by the retirement of David A. Lewis.

"The appointment of Paul to our board is another significant step in the
evolution of Caldwell Partners," said John N. Wallace, chief executive
officer. "We expanded into the United States more than three years ago, and
our American offices now account for more than half of our revenue. Securing
American representation on our board was very important to us."

"I am pleased to welcome Paul to Caldwell Partners' Board of Directors," said
G. Edmund King, non-executive chairman of Caldwell Partners' Board of
Directors. "His considerable experience in the human resources consulting
industry and with publicly-traded corporations - in both an executive and
non-executive capacity - makes him an excellent addition to our board."

Mr. Daoust is a recognized leader in the human resource consulting, technology
and insurance industries. He currently sits on the board of directors for
Provant Health Solutions, a privately-held company in the wellness space,
Mac-Gray Corporation, a publicly-traded company, and HighRoads, Inc., a
privately-held technology company providing HR solutions. He also sits on the
advisory boards of BullseyeEvaluation, Brodeur Partners, Employ Insight and
Leading Women.

Mr. Daoust's past experience includes serving as interim CEO of Salary.com, a
publicly-traded company, as CEO of HighRoads and as chairman and CEO of GRX
Technologies, Inc., a software company focused on supply chain management for
the commercial insurance industry. Additionally, he spent nearly 30 years in a
variety of consulting and senior management roles that culminated in global
COO at Watson Wyatt Worldwide (now Towers Watson), one of the world's leading
human resource consulting firms.

Mr. Daoust holds a Bachelor of Mathematics from Boston College and a Master of
Actuarial Science with distinction from the University of Michigan Business
School. He is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries.

About Caldwell Partners
Caldwell Partners is one of North America's premier providers of executive
search and has been for more than 40 years. As one of the region's most
trusted advisors in executive search, the firm has a sterling reputation built
on successful searches for boards, chief and senior executives, and selected
functional experts. With offices and partners across North America, and a
strategic presence in London and Hong Kong, the firm takes pride in delivering
an unmatched level of service and expertise to its clients.

The Caldwell Partners' Common shares are listed on The Toronto Stock Exchange
(TSX: CWL). Please visit our website at www.caldwellpartners.com for further
information.

SOURCE The Caldwell Partners International Inc.

Contact:

Investors & Analysts:
Karen Richards, CA, Chief Financial Officer
The Caldwell Partners International
krichards@caldwellpartners.com
+1 416 934 2228

Media:
Caroline Lomot, Director of Marketing
The Caldwell Partners International
clomot@caldwellpartners.com
+1 416 934 2239