Marilyn McSweeney



Marilyn McSweeney

Founder & CEO


Marilyn has more than two decades of experience as a nationwide executive recruiter. Prior to her tenure as Principal of The McSweeney Group, she served as Vice President of Comprehensive Search in a similar role. As a multi-award winning sales professional, she has consistently produced the highest levels of success in everything that she has committed to.

Through The McSweeney Group, Marilyn provides senior-level talent to Fortune 500 companies in North America, coaching corporate clients in candidate selection, offer negotiations, employee retention and motivation. Marilyn has extensive understanding of what is needed for employers and employees to achieve the mutual fit necessary for success.

Prior to working as an executive recruiter and career coach, Marilyn was a Sales Manager, Senior Sales Representative and Designer in the high-end contract furnishings industry. She has a bachelors in Interior Design and was a recipient of multiple Outstanding Sales Performance Awards and has taught various professional selling skills programs.

Marilyn truly believes that success comes from listening to understand, focusing on solving problems, embracing differences and leading with empathy. Additionally, The McSweeney Group is committed to values and integrity. Our team will only work with clients with which we are confident are solid companies who operate with honestly, integrity, core values and provide the platform to succeed. Likewise, we only present candidates who we have researched and feel hold those same values.  

Areas of expertise

  • Commercial Furniture

  • Recruitment

  • Career Coaching

  • Sales Management

Giving Back

  • Marilyn is highly passionate with her involvement in service. She an active participant in the business community as well as local and international service organizations. She is involved in various facets of Rotary International, including Club President, serving on the District Committee for the International Youth Exchange Program as well as serving as past District Chair and Youth Services Chair.

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