Recognized as one of the
top 10 recruiters in the industry
Officer in the Pinnacle
National Practice Leader, Kathleen has remained a leader in
the executive search industry for the last 17 years of her recruiting
career. Kathleen was selected for membership in the Pinnacle
Society in 1995, a recruiting industry honor society recognizing
the top 60 executive recruiters worldwide, and serves on the Board of Directors of this prestigious society.
Kathleen has dedicated more than
25 years to the consulting and training industry and has worked
professionally at almost every level for which StarbridgeGroup
recruits. Kathleen is committed to staying abreast of the issues
and trends of our focus industries (training, consulting, and
Her introduction to the training industry
goes back to 1980, when she developed a set of training centers
across the United States for a national non-profit organization.
Kathleen is unique in Search Industry, in that she has a
personal appreciation for the perspective of the training buyer as well as a firsthand
understanding of the realities of the training "vendor". This understanding has
grown out of her long experience as both a buyer and a seller of training related
Early in her career Kathleen bought
a well-known sales training program and taught it to thousands
of fund raising executives. Later, Kathleen learned the "vendor"
side when she sold for The Forum Corporation and successfully
opened new territories. She came to understand the senior management
issues when she was Vice President of Sales for an educational
software and training firm.
Before moving into recruiting, Kathleen built
a successful business strategy and training practice which she
later sold to her largest client. Over the years, she has worked
as a buyer, training manager, sales manager, instructor, course
developer, and consultant. Kathleens experience in her
industry specialty go beyond those of most recruiters, and uniquely
qualifies her to be a highly valued business resource to our
current and future clients.