Entrepreneurship Mentor Farzana A. McCormick

Ms. Farzana McCormick, owner of McCormick Executive Search Inc., has significant years of experience in providing human resources consulting and recruiting services to Fortune 500 companies. Before starting her own company, Farzana was part of a progressive Human Resources corporate team of a major Insurance services company. (Allstate Insurance Co) Her experience with them included college relations, diversity recruitment, staffing, and employee relations.

Farzana was also part of the management team for a national executive search firm. (Romac and Assoc) Within her first year of joining the company, Farzana was honored with a national award for Office of the Year; that same year, she was named Person of the Year, a title she would maintain for two years running. She also received other awards, including the President.s Club Management Award, Outstanding Sales Achievement Award, and numerous Quarterly Production Achievement awards.

Born abroad, Farzana has spent most of her life in the United States. Coming from abroad, however, has given Farzana a unique appreciation of the varied cultures in the United States and around the world, an appreciation reflected in the many professional and civic organizations of which she is a member. Her multilingual skills offer her a unique appreciation for building multicultural work teams. She has been invited to speak at several civic and public organizations, and has participated as a lecturer for various colleges and universities. In addition, she has coordinated and participated in political campaigns for both state and federal office.

With McCormick Executive Search Inc., Farzana is focusing on providing executive-level coaching and mentoring in global diversity training and management development for Fortune 500 companies. MES Inc. also provides senior executive search services for companies who seek leadership through diversified executive management.