Albers School of Business and Economics


Craig MacDonald

Owner and President
Corporate Strategies Search, LLC

Company Description

Corporate Strategies Search is a retained search firm dedicated to recruiting leaders from the Director level to the C-suite in a variety of for-profits and non-profit companies in the Pacific Northwest.

Job Description

Owner and sole practitioner.

Employment History

6 years with Weyerhaeuser Company 32 years as an independent search consultant in the Seattle area.


BA in English Literature from the University of Puget Sound MA in Communications from the University of Iowa

Mentoring Objectives & Scope

I have historically engaged students in discussions and examinations of how labor markets work, how hiring managers make decisions, interviewing techniques and pitfalls, career analysis and change strategies, resume prep, and a variety of other topics related to how people make career decisions.

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?

Generally meet people at the Bellevue Club in Bellevue but can meet almost anywhere-- prefer Eastside locations.