Launched in April 2005, CarterPierce was founded by Jill Pierce, formerly a Recruiter for Spencer Stuart. At Spencer Stuart, Jill worked for the global head of the Media and Entertainment Group, where she was responsible for placing senior executives into top caliber firms. Prior to Spencer Stuart, Jill was employed by SG Partners where she was tasked with recruiting pre-MBA candidates for private equity fund and hedge fund positions. Jill graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in Human and Organizational Development from Vanderbilt University.