WHO WE ARE

Croixstone Consulting is a boutique consulting firm known for connecting the brightest minds in business and community.  We serve the greater Charlotte region with two practices – Croixstone Consulting and Croixstone Solutions.

CROIXSTONE CONSULTING

Croixstone Consulting serves as a gateway in the Charlotte region to elite, senior level expertise from top-tier MBA consulting professionals. With deep expertise in serving the industry verticals that power the Charlotte region’s economy (including Financial Services, Energy, BioMedical, Defense, Aerospace and Motorsports), we provide a hub for the best and brightest minds to tackle industry challenges and propel your business forward.

We represent an elite class of high-impact business consultants in a boutique setting that celebrates an extraordinary level of accomplishment and fosters creative and intellectually challenging consultant engagements.

Croixstone Consulting builds relationships, adds value and provides exceptional expertise to increase productivity, reduce costs, increase customer satisfaction and reduce complexity.  We work across all functional areas of a company including Accounting/Finance, Administration/Management, Customer Service, Distribution, Human Resources, Legal, Marketing, Operations, Production, Purchasing, Research/Development, Sales and Technology.  

CROIXSTONE SOLUTIONS

Croixstone Solutions offers a suite of curated services that delivers a competitive talent advantage to propel companies into the future.  Our anchor service, SEARCH, helps organizations gain hiring speed for direct hiring of middle-management and senior-level leader roles.  Just like our consulting practice, we work across all functional areas of a company.

Croixstone enables our business clients to tap our community expertise and achieve more.

Croixstone’s vision is to lead in the delivery of professional services that transform careers and businesses.  

We use our deep connectivity across the Charlotte region to deliver a business and talent advantage to our clients, and to offer a career advantage to our consultants and direct-hire candidates.

CONSULTING TEAM

Croixstone Consulting represents an elite group of top-tier, MBA professionals with dynamic business experience. Our mavericks have an average 15 years work experience with Fortune 500 companies and disruptors and have reached pinnacle success in their respective fields. We connect these experts of business with tomorrow’s most interesting and important challenges and opportunities. Giving them the ability to have impact – collaborating with diverse and talented professionals in an environment that supports curiosity and creativity.

OUR MBA PROFESSIONALS HAVE:

  • A minimum of 10 years of work experience
  • Implemented high-impact initiatives with the best Fortune 500 companies and/or disruptors
  • Experience in one or more industry verticals including: Financial Services, Energy, BioMedical, Defense, Aerospace and Motorsports and in functions ranging from: strategy, operations, finance, technology, supply chain, sales and marketing
  • Graduate degrees from one of the top 15 Business Schools in the USA or World
  • A preference to live, work & play in the greater Charlotte region
  • Have results-based reputations
  • Expertise in navigating intricate business cultures with balance and forethought

CROIXSTONE SOLUTIONS

We offer a suite of curated services that delivers a competitive talent advantage to propel organizations into the future.  The anchor service is SEARCH, a hiring solution we created to fuel our clients’ ability to gain hiring speed in the war for talent with middle management and senior leadership roles.

SEARCH offers access to the brightest minds, hidden candidates and diverse talent.  This service is a natural extension of our 20 years of c-suite and management-level connectivity across the greater Charlotte region (and beyond).

KNOW OUR BUSINESS MODEL
SOPHISTICATION

Croixstone Solutions features a concierge-based business model that features the flexibility of contingency-based search with the sophisticated, consulting-based approach of retained search firms.  Our practice is led by Emily Lopez, an organizational and workforce transformation specialist with 20 years experience in talent acquisition, retention and culture-building. 

GAIN A TALENT ADVANTAGE
BRIGHTEST MINDS

We build relationships and focus our recruiting efforts on “A” players (top 10% of talent available at a given salary level).  Croixstone Solutions’ assessment process is adapted from a proven hiring methodology used by top-tier companies including Honeywell and GE.  Today’s business world is transforming at lightning speed.  Your talent advantage is truly your business advantage.

BUILD A BUSINESS ADVANTAGE
SPEED TO HIRE

As articulated by Marc Benioff (Chairman, co-Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Salesforce), speed is the new currency of business.  We designed Croixstone Solutions to deliver speed to hire for clients.  Our SEARCH practice is built on our 20-year investment in building deep relationships with business leaders across the greater Charlotte region.  We leverage relationships, and not key word searches and resume farming, to deliver speed to hire and a competitive business advantage. 

TAP INTO OUR EXPANSIVE NETWORK
HIDDEN AND DIVERSE TALENT

When you know Charlotte like we do, you know the professionals who are in discreet change mode.  We enable clients to leverage our deep market intelligence to gain access to the region’s hidden candidate pool.  And when you know the region like we do, you know the richness of diversity that builds great communities – and fuels competitive organizations.