Alison Klakis has joined WJM Associates as director of business development for New England, with a special focus on companies in the Boston, Hartford and Providence markets.
Klakis, who holds an MA degree in organizational development from Columbia University, comes to WJM Associates from Straight Line Solutions, a corporate training firm that she founded. She also has held management and marketing positions with Ralph Lauren Media, Donna Karan International and Polo Ralph Lauren.
A graduate of Denison University, Klakis holds a BA degree in psychology. She is a member of the Northeast Human Resources Association.
"We've done a lot of work with clients in financial services and technology, which are prominent sectors in Boston, Hartford and Providence, so we think there's a good opportunity in those markets for us," says William J. Morin, chairman and chief executive officer of WJM Associates.