Winegardner leaves Monster to head Search Wizards by Anastasia Gnezditskaia in Insiders 21 Oct 2017 Formerly a senior VP at Monster Worldwide, Eric Winegardner just left the company to become a president of a US-based Recruiting for Recruiters (R4R) site called Search Wizards. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share eric winegardnermonsterSearch Wizards Anastasia Gnezditskaia Anastasia Gnezditskaia is a writer / analyst covering France, Benelux and Morocco. Originally from Moscow and now based in Antwerp, Belgium, she has a background working for trade publications covering markets and their regulation. With a doctoral degree in political economy from Central European University, she taught graduate and undergraduate courses at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., where she lived for 10 years. Following this she managed international development projects in Africa at the World Bank, and worked as a journalist covering Congress, federal government agencies and financial markets, including energy futures in North America.