20/20 Foresight





Bob Cavoto /

Founder and CEO

With more than 20 years of executive search experience, Bob built 20/20 Foresight from the ground up.

Before founding the company, Bob worked as the CFO of a $1 billion entertainment and real estate company. He was also the President of Merrill Lynch Realty-Chicago, a consultant with a Big Four international accounting firm and a college-level real estate finance instructor.

Bob earned his accounting degree from the University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana. He also holds a Certified Public Accountants certificate and a real estate license. This vast industry experience gives Bob a unique perspective on the industries he specializes in.

Rare as it may be, Bob enjoys his leisure time as an avid sailor, a tri-athlete, a Bikram yoga enthusiast and a squash player.

Stephanie Cook /

Executive Vice President of Operations

As a senior principal, Stephanie has more than a decade of experience placing C-level executives. She plays a key leadership role in the firm, splitting her time between our Chicago office and Los Angeles office, along with managing administrative operations across all 10 offices.

A California native, Stephanie earned her bachelor's degree from San Jose State University and a Masters in Education from San Diego State University with an emphasis in testing. She enjoys cycling, and exploring new places.

Glen Esnard /

Senior Principal, Executive Vice President

A veteran of the commercial real estate services business, Glen brings nearly twenty years of leadership experience to 20/20 Foresight. He has held senior leadership positions at CB Richard Ellis, Colliers and Grubb & Ellis, most recently as President of US Brokerage and President of Capital Markets.

Glen has an MS in Learning and Organizational Change and a Graduate Certificate in Organizational and Leadership Coaching, both from Northwestern University, and has a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and International Finance from the University of Southern California. He enjoys fly fishing, mountain biking and skiing,  studies Krav Maga and is a licensed pilot.

Scott Boras /

Senior Principal

As a former senior financial executive with two commercial real estate companies, Scott brings industry expertise and years of experience to 20-20 Foresight Consulting.

His career accomplishments include the acquisition, financing, development and disposition of several million square feet of commercial real estate across the United States. Scott's also experienced in capital sourcing, financial management, human resources and operations.

Scott's career began as a corporate lawyer with Latham & Watkins. He holds an MBA from The Wharton School, alaw degree from the Pepperdine School of Law and a BBA from Simon Frasier University. He’s a licensed California broker and a LEED Accredited Professional.

Jim McGuffin /


Jim joins 20/20 Foresight after spending over ten years on the trading floors as a member of the Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Board Options Exchange, bringing his financial services expertise to the team. He most recently spent five years in athletics administration as a fundraiser for the University of Illinois where he built an extensive network and knowledge of the high-technology and commercial real estate sectors.

Jim received a degree in economics from the University of Illinois Champaign/Urbana and is currently pursuing his Executive MBA at the same institution. He enjoys spending his weekends following his children's swimming and football teams.

Laura Beckman /


Laura has been with 20/20 Foresight since 2001. She teams with clients in the execution of senior to mid-level search assignments and executive marketing programs and, in addition, works on the on-going development of the firm's research capabilities. She splits her time between our Chicago and Washington D.C. offices.

Laura grew up in Chicago and graduated from the University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana where she was the Captain of the Women's Water Polo team. In her spare time she enjoys staying active and exploring new restaurants.

Leslie Chandler /

Senior Principal

Leslie brings more than 12 years executive search experience to 20/20 Foresight. Before joining us in 2005, she led HR teams within a number of Real Estate companies. There she gained a unique understanding of recruitment practices and methodologies.

Hailing from the Midwest, Leslie earned a communications degree from Indiana. She currently works in our San Francisco office and enjoys skiing and hiking Mt. Tamalpais during her spare time.

Bob Zingerman /

Senior Principal

Bob has over 10 years experience working in HR for financial service companies. He's also held a real estate license in New York. Today, Bob helps oversee our New York City office. With his breadth of experience, he conducts searches for both finance and service industries and mentors several of our junior recruiters.

Bob earned his Finance degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He's an avid sailor and recently completed his first marathon in New York City.

Brigitte Sinnick /

Senior Director of Research, Analysis and Systems

Brigitte is our Director of Research, Analysis and Systems. She's responsible for developing our database systems, continuously working to keep 20/20 Foresight at the forefront of executive search.

Brigitte graduated from Elmhurst College with a BS in Finance. She currently lives in Chicago with her husband and 2 teenage sons. In her free time, she enjoys boating, cooking and cheering on her sons at their high school sporting events.