Portland, Oregon - November 13, 2019- Noto Group, a Portland-based executive search and leadership consulting firm that works with notable consumer brands nationwide added Tami Bumiller as an Executive Recruiting and HR Consultant and Lena Knofler as an Executive Recruiter.
Bumiller will be based in Seattle, Washington working across the Noto Group client portfolio on VP and C-level executive search engagements. Bumiller earned a B.S. from the School of Business at Michigan State University and has over 19 years of experience in talent acquisition strategy, executive recruiting, organizational design, leadership development, and succession planning. Before Noto Group, Bumiller was the Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Eddie Bauer. During her tenure, she led personnel through some of the most radical changes in the 100-year-old, billion-dollar company’s history including the emergence of ecommerce as a primary sales channel.
“Noto Group has a stellar reputation in the industry and has been one of my most trusted search firm partner for many years, said Bumiller.” I have always been drawn to the firm’s values, high standards, and impressive track record of success. I am honored to join their team working alongside brand leaders to bring in the best talent for their particular needs.”
“The addition of Tami to our team allows us to deepen our executive leadership consulting expertise and expands our c-level search practice, said Roy Notowitz, Founder and President of Noto Group”. Tami is an ideal fit for our client base and her HR leadership experience strengthens the firm’s capabilities. Tami’s has a both the experience and passion for building top performing leadership teams, noted Notowitz.”
Knofler has more than seven years of combined experience in talent acquisition, accounting and finance. Knofler will be based in the Portland headquarters working as an Executive Recruiter leading mission critical Manager, Director, and VP level searches within the consumer practice. Prior to Noto Group, Knofler was a Recruiter at Providence Health and previously worked at search firm specializing in Finance. Early in her career, Knofler was an Assistant Controller for an aviation engineering investment company. When not recruiting, Lena is an avid outdoor enthusiast enjoying backpacking, rowing, yoga, and snowboarding.
“It is rare to find someone at Lena’s caliber who has both a passion for executive search coupled with practical experience working in finance and accounting. Lena is already making an immediate impact within our firm by utilizing her analytical ability to evaluate client engagement metrics, said Notowitz.”
“Not only am I thrilled to work with an incredible firm representing clients I have admired for years. I am excited by the opportunity to be a part of a remarkable team and growing organization dedicated to giving back to the communities we serve and who share my passion of cultivating great talent, said Knofler.”
About Noto Group Executive Search
Noto Group is a national executive search and leadership consulting firm for top brands in the athletic, outdoor, lifestyle, fashion, hospitality, food, and natural products industry sectors. As a certified B Corporation, Noto Group maintains the highest standards for corporate governance, employee benefits, professional development, environmental conservation, and overall community investment. For more information go to: www.notogroup.com