Paula Weiner MBA'85 is an accomplished retained search professional with eighteen years industry experience. Before beginning her own firm, she was a top performer at Johnson, Smith & Knisely and Ward Howell, when they were purchased by Monster Worldwide. In addition, Paula worked with high quality New York boutique search firms including D.S. Wolf Associates and Gould McCoy.
She possesses a significant track record of successfully placing senior executives in a broad range of functional areas. Her clients include internet and e-commerce firms, healthcare companies, leading consumer packaged goods firms, health and beauty care manufacturers, cable networks and service providers, entrepreneurial ventures, information companies and financial services firms.
Earlier in her career, Paula was a consultant for Marketing Corporation of America, where she worked on strategic planning, programming, and operational structure for Lifetime Television, and conducted research on the competitive dynamics for a well-known firm in the weight-loss industry. At Chemical Bank, she provided strategic direction and monthly performance information for marketing decisions. For Eli Lilly & Company, she service on the Prozac launch team and prepared forecasts for new cardiovascular drugs. Paula and a partner built a market research firm in Cambridge, MA. Clients included Gillette, Colgate-Palmolive, and Carter's.
Paula earned her MBA from the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University and her undergraduate degree from the University of Massachusetts.
Duke alumni will receive a discount off of services offered by Weiner & Associates, Inc.:
- Retained Executive Search
- Consumer-driven Businesses
- All functional areas
- Seminars Supporting Your Career Transition
- Providing insights and guidance for those exploring what's next
- Career Coach
- Career and search strategy
- Interview preparation*
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