Pearson to aid nonprofit, higher education sectors

Victoria Pearson, a principal of Gary Kaplan & Associates, has been promoted to executive VP at the exec search firm.

Based in Pasadena, Pearson and the firm specialize in entertainment industry searches.

A recruitment veteran of 15 years, Pearson joined GK&A in June 2000 as a senior associate and was upped to principal a year later. She began her recruiting career as an associate recruiter at the Montgomery West exec search boutique.

“Victoria Pearson’s experience and success in executive search has brought immense client satisfaction with our outcomes in identifying and guiding placement of highly appropriate candidates,” said Gary Kaplan, founder and president of the firm. “Her contributions are vital to the trust clients place in us for their talent searches.”

In her new post, Pearson will also recruit for nonprofit and higher education sectors.

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