Cookie McIntyre


, McIntyre Executive Search

Cookie founded McIntyre Executive Search in Columbus in 1990 through her passion for maximizing the potential in people and organizations. The firm is retained by clients across a diverse range of industries to acquire their executive and leadership talent. McIntyre has developed a significant focus on mission-driven nonprofits such as: American Red Cross, Goodwill Industries, and Make-A-Wish nationally. McIntyre also serves smaller independent nonprofits, government and educational organizations, and purpose-driven for-profit organizations such as Quantum Health. In addition, over a thirty year history, our list of corporate clients include Harley-Davidson, W.L. Gore & Associates, Cummins, Inc., Albertsons, Cardinal Health, Ernst and Young (EY-Global).

Cookie’s philosophy of creating a company based on the tenets of Conscious Capitalism, with a high level of personal service and a deep connection to all stakeholders, has enabled McIntyre to attract and retain a well-regarded list of clients from many different industries and organizations. Cookie believes success lies in hiring and engaging great people and creating a shared supportive and transparent culture that offers the freedom for everyone to be their professional and personal best.