CHARLOTTE (October 10, 2022) – Jobplex, Inc., a DHR Global company, announces the appointment of Jill Pantano to Partner in the Consumer and Retail Practice Group.
“Jill has successfully led search efforts for some of the most recognized brands in retail,” said Justin Hirsch, CEO of Jobplex. “We’re thrilled to have her join our team to bring the best retail talent to our clients.”
Pantano has a proven track record with national Fortune 10 companies, placing marketing, creative, merchandising, product, planning and finance, supply chain and logistics, and customer service leaders that her clients need to take their businesses to the next level.
“I am beyond thrilled to be joining Jobplex. Collaboration is a term many companies throw around, but at DHR / Jobplex, it is a mainstay of the business,” said Pantano. “I was looking for a firm where I can grow with leaders in the space and have true mentors and advisors to learn from. To be able to collaborate with some of the best Partners in the space, in a global setting, is a dream come true.”
Prior to joining Jobplex, Pantano served as Executive Vice President of a boutique executive search firm for 14 years, where she led and grew the retail practice into becoming a distinguished leader in its space.
Previously, Pantano had a successful career in retail, most notably as the Vice President of Merchandising for Retail Brand Alliance, the parent company to Brooks Brothers. A native New Yorker who has always had an interest in fashion and style, she started her career in retail with ABC Carpet & Home before moving on to lead retail merchandising teams for large retail organizations for 12 years.
Pantano earned an associate degree from New York University.