The Merito Group
1934 Old Gallows Road
Vienna, VA 22182
703-734-6340 Ext. 1 (Phone)
Ms. Thompson has worked in recruiting since 1988, and specifically Accounting and Finance Recruiting since 1993.
Prior to forming the Merito Group she led a large group of outsourced recruiters for Dixon Hughes Goodman and she was President of CMCS and spent 10 years in leadership and managment with large national search organizations.
She has successfully completed many executive level searches across the country in a wide variety of industries. Besides being an avid networker, Carolyn employs innovative recruiting and sourcing techniques utilizing state of the art technology and has a depth and breadth of knowledge few recruiters possess. This includes operational understanding of federal, state and local government, government contracting, Fortune 500 corporations as well as small and mid sized companies; both publicly traded and privately held. Her network of contacts includes influential executives, and business leaders across the country.
Carolyn is a credentialed career coach and an active member of The National Speakers Association as well as the International Coaching Federation. In 2008, Carolyn became an Approved Continuing Education provider for both the American Staffing Association and The National Association of Personnel Services. She has authored three books: TEN EASY STEPS TO A PERFECT RESUME, TEN STEPS TO FINDING THE PERFECT JOB and TEN SECRETS TO GETTING PROMOTED which are available in select bookstores and on Amazon.
A frequent contributor to national news organizations like CNN, MSNBC, The Wall Street Journal and NPR to name a few, Carolyn acts as an advisor on the board of several small companies and non-profits across the country. Carolyn’s husband Jim is a Healthcare Executive and VP of Regulatory Affairs.
Niche – All industries, Accounting, Finance/, HR, I.T. Leadership, Information Technology, Marketing
Region – Nationwide, United States
Industries – Accounting, Finance / Financial Services
Search Type – Retained, Contingent