Jacobson Employee Spotlight – Q1 2021

Posted by The Jacobson Group

At Jacobson, we believe every employee’s contributions matter and impact the success of our organization, clients and candidates. In celebration of Employee Appreciation Day, we’re shining the spotlight on three featured employees. To all of our amazing team members, we want to say thank you for your hard work and dedication throughout the year!

Learn about more of our Jacobson colleagues by viewing past editions of our Employee Spotlight here. For monthly Employee Spotlights, follow our Facebook page.

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Employee Spotlight Blog Post Header-01BRITTNI SMITH
P&C Client Advisor, 1 year at Jacobson

Hometown: Valparaiso, Indiana

Alma Mater: Indiana University

Describe Your Role: As a property and casualty client advisor, I build and maintain relationships with clients. I take the time to listen to their needs and provide experienced insurance professionals on a temporary basis.

Jacobson in Three Words: Teamwork, Unique, Relationships

Favorite Band: My favorite DJ is Kaskade. He is always on repeat on my Spotify.

Ideal Lunch Break: Stuffing my face with food while catching up on Netflix

Bucket List Item: I want to finally make it to Bali!

Employee Spotlight Blog Post Header-02WHITNEY STEPHENS
Content Lead, 5 years, 7 months at Jacobson

Hometown: Winter Garden, Florida

Alma Mater: DePaul University

Describe Your Role: I’m on the marketing team and lead Jacobson’s content strategy and development. I work with our thought leaders to share valuable insights and best practices with the industry through white papers, articles and speaking engagements. I also manage media relations and oversee our two blogs: The Jacobson Journal and The Career Catalyst.

Jacobson in Three Words: Supportive, Caring, Fun

Favorite Dessert: Salted caramel chocolate

Ideal Lunch Break: Someone else planning and making lunch, then eating and reading outside

Weekend Plans: Watching my kids’ soccer games, sitting by the pool and spending time with friends

Employee Spotlight Blog Post Header-03SARAH KARVEL
Engagement Manager, 1 year at Jacobson

Hometown: Buffalo Grove, Illinois

Alma Mater: Kaplan University

Describe Your Role: I contribute as both a recruiter and engagement director based on the needs of the executive search team. It keeps me on my toes and allows me to exercise familiar skills while honing new ones.

Jacobson in Three Words: Proficient, Respected, Warm

Favorite Movie: Shawshank Redemption

Ideal Lunch Break: Grabbing a quick bite with my sister somewhere in the Chicago Loop

Bucket List Item: To watch the sun set on every continent

Looking to join these employees? View our corporate careers page here.