Raleigh, NC, December 02, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- David R. Rhode, managing partner of Vaco Raleigh, LLC (www.vaco.com), an executive placement and consulting firm, has announced that Beth Shandley, senior financial recruiter at the firm, was a featured panelist for the Alumni Panel Night, hosted by the Career Management Center at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business, on Nov 9. Discussion topics included best practices when reaching out to an executive recruiter, insights into particular market sectors, career transitions, maintaining visibility and networking. Attendees included students who are graduating from the school's Executive MBA program.
“We are pleased that Beth participated in this panel,” said Rhode. “It was an excellent opportunity to discuss her insights, knowledge and successes in the business world with students and others interested in broadening their professional horizons.”
-Shandley has eight years of experience in financial recruiting and more than 20 years of experience in accounting roles at several companies.
-She has been a member of the Triangle Society for Human Resource Management and the Council for Entrepreneurial Development. She has participated in the American Heart Association’s Triangle Goes Red for Women campaign. She is actively involved with many business networking groups in the Triangle and volunteers with both PLM Families Together and Resurrection Lutheran Church.
About Vaco Raleigh, LLC:
Vaco specializes in contract, special project and direct hire services in the fields of accounting and finance, information technology, eLearning and design, operations and executive search. The staff at Vaco Raleigh has more than 350 combined years of industry experience, with local knowledge and connections as well as access to geographically diverse resources through 26 Vaco offices nationwide. Vaco was selected as an Inc. 500 company in 2007, 2008 and 2009. Committed to hiring top performers from corporate life that now serve their profession instead of performing within it, Vaco has a team of seasoned experts with the industry experience to understand their clients’ needs and candidates’ skills. This rare combination of experience and expertise allows Vaco to make superior matches between employers and qualified candidates. Established in 2004, Vaco Raleigh was named as one of the 50 fastest growing private companies in the Triangle by the Triangle Business Journal in 2007, 2008 and 2009. Vaco Raleigh also received the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s 2008 Pinnacle Award for Steady Growth and Profitability. For more information, please call (919) 719-6500 or visit the Web site at www.vaco.com.
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