January 31, 2011 – CTPartners has appointed Julie Cohen Norris as a partner in its global CEO and board practice. Ms. Norris, who will be based in Boston, joins CTPartners from Spencer Stuart where she worked with clients across all industries as a member of the board services practice. She specializes in identifying next-generation board members and strengthening the firm's intellectual capital in the area of corporate governance. Keith Meyer, vice chairman and head of the global CEO and board practice at CTPartners, said: "Julie's diverse background and experience bolster her talent to successfully identify and attract qualified individuals to boards. She will enhance our global practice and our firm; we are pleased to have Julie join our team." CTPartners is a global executive search firm offering expertise in technology, media and telecom, financial services, life sciences, professional services, retail, industrial and board advisory services.