Cathy has over 20 years of experience in consumer packaged goods and marketing where she built a reputation for exceeding clients’ expectations. For the last ten years she has brought this extensive experience and client service knowledge to her executive search clients.
Cathy began her career in Brand Management at Colgate Palmolive where she played an integral role in strategy and new product development. She then spent three years in the executive search industry as a Search Consultant with Richard Foster & Associates.
Cathy joined Marketing & Promotion Group and was instrumental in the company’s exponential growth. She rose through the ranks to become President in just over 10 years. In 1995, Cathy founded Mosaic Direct, a sister company to Marketing & Promotion Group. With her smart, hard-working team, Cathy built Mosaic Direct into one of Canada’s leading direct marketing agencies. In 1998 Cathy became President of Mosaic Marketing Services, the largest marketing services company of its kind in Canada.
In 2001 Cathy returned to the executive search industry to bring her breadth of business and client service knowledge to her clients to help them build their own teams.
Cathy served as a board member for five years for Covenant House, a resource for homeless youth. She is a founding member of the steering committee for the Judy Project, a Rotman School of Business executive program for the Advancement of Women in Leadership. She is also a past-member of the Nominating Committee for the Canadian Marketing Association and a Past Board member of the Canadian Marketing Association.
When not busy with work and philanthropic endeavours Cathy enjoys spending time with her family, friends and two dogs.