Meet the people at Ivy Exec who are working hard to elevate your career.
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Passionate about entrepreneurship and and new ideas, Elena founded Ivy Exec while at Columbia b-school. Elena believes that small teams who are dedicated, driven and united around the same vision are capable of achieving amazing things. That"s why she loves working at Ivy Exec.
VP & General Manager of Professional Services
The greatest mistake one can make in life is to be in continuous fear that you will make one.
Associate Director, Digital Strategist
Responsible for Strategic Development, Mirjana develops client relationships and delivers high quality results for Ivy Exec and its partners.
Associate Director of Marketing
Greg leads the marketing efforts at Ivy Exec. He’s based out of the NYC office and can be found most weekends watching soccer on the Lower East Side.
Associate Director of Recruitment
"Knowledge is realizing that the street is one-way. Wisdom is looking both directions anyway" - Albert Einstein
Associate Director, Market Insights Client Service
Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value - Albert Einstein
Senior Career Advisor
“Come then, and let us pass a leisure hour in storytelling, and our story will be the education of our heroes." -- Plato, Republic, Book II
Head of Research
Tijana oversees the execution of client mandates and research initiatives for Ivy Exec.
Chief People Officer
“When your team is winning, be ready to be tough, because winning can make you soft. On the other hand, when your team is losing, stick by them. Keep believing” ― Bo Schembechler
Manager – Expert Networks & Market Intelligence
“The brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls are not there to keep us out. The brick walls are there to give us a chance to show how badly we want something. Because the brick walls are there to stop the people who don’t want it badly enough. They’re there to stop the other people.” ― Randy Pausch, The Last Lecture
Senior Manager, Digital Strategist
“Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.” ― Aristotle
Associate Career Advisor
Douglas Adams quote: "I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be."
Sales Manager – Market Research
"Play for the name on the front of the shirt and they will remember the name on the back" - Tony Adams
Business Development Associate - Market Research
“Age is of no importance unless you’re a cheese.” – Billie Burke
Senior Project Manager
Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.
Market Research Coordinator - Market Research
"Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think." - Christopher Robin
Chris is a Project Manager at Ivy Exec building out Company Profiles that provide insightful views into the companies Ivy Exec members should be working for.
"Once in a while you get shown the light in the strangest of places if you look at it right."
Senior Recruitment Researcher
“Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose.” - Zora Neale
Business Development Associate, Higher Education
"All you need is love.. and food!"
Web & Graphic Designer
Marko P. Manojlovic
File. New. Add. Transform. Move. Add Effect. Resize. Ctrl + Z, Ctrl + Z. Resize. Move. CTRL + C. CTRL + V. Save For Web. #Win.
Jessica is a seasoned Controller who loves crunching numbers all day and loves being a native New Yorker.
"It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses, we must plant more roses.” -George Eliot
Technical Project Manager and QA Head
Dear bugs, beware! The test machine is ON.
Senior Software Developer
Any fool can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand. -Martin Fowler
Web developer with passion for front-end. Living by balancing between art and logic.
Front End Developer
“Give a man a program, frustrate him for a day. Teach a man to program, frustrate him for a lifetime.” ― Muhammad Waseem
Senior Backend Developer
“Walking on water and developing software from a specification are easy if both are frozen.” - Edward V. Berard
Acquisition Strategies and Job Board Team Lead
"The customer"s perception is your reality" – Kate Zabriskie
No bugs shall pass!
Project Manager – Market Research
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."
PROJECT MANAGER, MARKET RESEARCH
“I don't want all that much. But I want to be fine. I want to live a simple life with many good moments and a lot of fun.” – Erlend Loe
Manager, Digital Strategist, Higher Education
"You only live once? False. You live every day. You only die once" -- Dwight K. Schrute
Customer Experience and Mentorship Coordinator
"I don"t have any other message than don"t forget you are alive". J.S.
Doing is becoming.
Think like a lady, drive like a man.
Project Manager, Market Research
“Data will talk to you if you’re willing to listen to it.” - Jim Bergeson
Project Manager, Market Research
When people try to rain on your parade, poke them in the eye with your umbrella.
Recruitment Research Associate
"Live now, make now always the most precious time. Now will never come again." - Captain Jean-Luc Picard
Lead Generation Team Lead
May the Source be with you!
Lead Generation Associate
"Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort" - Franklin D. Roosevelt
Data Quality Analyst
“I have lived my life according to this principle: If I'm afraid of it, then I must do it.” ― Erica Jong
Digital Marketing Coordinator
"The only impossible journey is the one you never begin." - Anthony Robbins
Data Quality Analyst
"No coffee no workee."
LEAD GENERATION ASSOCIATE
"Impossible does not exist!" - Soja Jovanovic