Leslie Shaw joined EFL Associates in 2004 and has a strong record of successful executive search experience. As a Senior Vice President, she has led searches across multiple industries, including construction and engineering, food and agriculture, manufacturing, energy, events and entertainment, nonprofit, finance, and retail industries. During her tenure with the company, she has been involved in over 500 C-Level and senior executive level searches across the nation working with domestic and global business partners. Her unparalleled expertise in data mining, social networking and all forms of “virtual” recruiting techniques equips her to identify and recruit the right talent for the job.
Shaw believes in establishing a solid understanding of an organization’s culture in order to successfully attract and recruit talent who will fit with the values and principles of the company. Leslie leads a team of experienced recruiters who excel at identifying, courting and recruiting the best and brightest candidates in their fields.
Before becoming a search consultant, Shaw enjoyed a successful 18-year career in Memphis, Tennessee in B2B sales and as a business owner in the health and fitness industry. Throughout her consulting career, Shaw has developed and maintained a network of domestic and international professional affiliations and contacts such as alumni groups, professional associations, local charitable organizations, schools, and other public organizations to cultivate potential qualified applicants to meet her clients’ recruitment needs.
Shaw has been a participant in numerous civic and philanthropic pursuits, including City Union Mission, Wounded Warriors Project, United Way, Back in the Swing (Breast Cancer Awareness), and Memphis Interfaith Hospitality Network.
B.A., Management & Human Relations, Mid America Nazarene University, Olathe, Kansas