Vega Joins DHR International as Associate Partner
NEW YORK, NY, May 8, 2017 — Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that Lizandra Vega has joined the firm as an Associate Partner in the Consumer and Retail practice groups, specializing in Luxury, Beauty, Retail, and Consumer.
Prior to joining DHR International, Vega served as a Principal at Martens & Heads, focusing her search efforts within the Beauty, Luxury, and Lifestyle genres. Her career began at Career Blazers Inc., a contingency staffing firm, where she became a top producer. In 2003, she co-founded Perennial Resources International (PRI), a full-service, boutique-staffing firm based in Manhattan. As Managing Partner, Vega lead PRI’s Luxury & Lifestyle Division for 10 years, servicing clients in the fashion, beauty, jewelry, consumer products, travel, leisure, media, entertainment, and hospitality sectors.
Prior to the launch of her first published book, The Image of Success: Make a Great Impression and Land the Job You Want (AMACOM Books), Vega earned certification in Personal Image and Protocol through The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT). Since, Vega has made a variety of television appearances as a guest expert on Fox 5’s ‘Good Day New York’ and ‘Good Day Street Talk,’ Univision’s ‘Noticias Al Despertar’ and Telemundo’s ‘El Informador.’ She has also been featured in dozens of print, radio, and online media outlets; including PEOPLE StyleWatch, Latina Magazine, and Latina Style Magazine, More.com, CareerBuilder.com, SmartMoney.com, BusinessWeek.com and MSNBC. Vega has served as a panelist and featured keynote speaker on the topics of Career, Personal Image, and Protocol in the workplace. Vega is active on social media, maintains her own blog, The Career Confidante, and has been an active guest blogger on numerous widely-read career and image-related sites.
Vega is a graduate of Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut, where she earned her BA in English and Theater Studies.
About DHR International
Since 1989, DHR International has been a leading, privately held provider of executive search solutions with more than 50 wholly owned offices spanning the globe. DHR’s renowned consultants specialize in all industries and functions in order to provide unparalleled senior-level executive search, management assessment, and succession planning services tailored to the unique qualities and specifications of our select client base.
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