Linda Schaler, President joined Stephen-Bradford Search in 2001. Linda brings many years of Executive Search, Advertising and Marketing industry experience to her leadership role at Stephen-Bradford. As a Search Consultant, Linda is responsible for providing the firm’s clients with insights and direction on evolving their organizational structures and capabilities, developing senior management succession plans and defining profiles of key senior hires.
Linda’s Search career was preceded by a successful career in the Advertising and Marketing industry, during which she worked at several global, New York based agencies, including: Jordan McGrath/Arnold WW, Grey, Bozell and NW Ayer. In this capacity, she had the benefit of partnering with major blue-chip clients such as Kraft, Revlon and Procter & Gamble as well as leading healthcare companies, including: Novartis and SmithKline Beecham.
Linda finds that industry experience and personal network integral to conducting senior level searches and building Stephen-Bradford's advertising, media and market research practices.
"Linda will absolutely deliver you the right person for your agency and SELL them on the opportunity. She is tireless in searching for that perfect person - and she's able to articulate your position and company's vision in a way that truly motivates candidates. She took a huge amount of work off my hands, and played a key part in helping close our top candidate for a hard-to-fill executive spot."
- Michelle Edelman, President, NYCA