Kris joined O’Connell Group in 1995 after 10 years in Brand Marketing. O’Connell Group, LLC is a leader in executive search in the consumer marketing and market research disciplines. We are national in scope, conducting retained, engaged and contingency searches placing candidates in positions from junior levels through CMO/CEO/Head of Function. Our clients range from large multi billion dollar conglomerates to venture-backed/privately-held entrepreneurial firms. We are deeply committed to establishing and maintaining the highest standards of professionalism and service, and focused on building long-term relationships with both clients and candidates.
During her more than two decades in executive recruitment, Kris has built an unparalleled track record of success. She is passionate about building strong productive relationships, acting as a trusted advisor and mentor, while building her clients’ business and her candidates’ careers. Prior to O’Connell Group, Kris’s decade of experience in retail, consumer packaged goods and durables included some of the most respected brands in their sectors, including Marshall Fields, Johnson & Johnson, Kraft, Herman Miller and at Ralston-Purina’s Continental Baking Company.
Kris graduated from Tufts University and earned her MBA from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Niche – CPG, Marketing, Marketing Research
Region – East, Midwest, Nationwide, North, North America, Northwest, Notheast, South, Southeast, Southwest, United States, West, Western US
Industries – Consumer Packaged Goods, CPG, Management, Marketing
Search Type – Retained, Contingent