Penrhyn International

McIntyre Global Executive Search - Columbus

Cookie McIntyre

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  • Office: McIntyre Global Executive Search - Columbus
  • Location: Columbus (OH), United States
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  • Fields: Business & Professional Services , Education, Industrial & Automotive, Non Profit


Cookie McIntyre has been a Principal of Penrhyn International since 2007, when McIntyre Global Executive Search joined the network. Her career in executive search began in 1985. Cookie has conducted executive search engagements and demonstrated expertise in the retail, grocery/food service, consumer products and manufacturing industries. From a functional standpoint, her search practice engages Vice President through C-level executive leadership in multiple disciplines to include; marketing, operations, information technology, supply chain, human resources, and finance.

Prior to founding McIntyre Global Executive Search, Cookie held executive positions for a prestigious executive search firm based in Columbus, Ohio and a firm in New Orleans, Louisiana, which focused on indigenous industries such as maritime, import/export, energy, and oil & gas.

In recent years, Cookie has been named a ‘Businesswoman On The Move’ by Business First, and has received accolades from the Columbus Dispatch as a ‘Woman Making a Difference’. In addition to that, she is a 2004 recipient of the National Association of Women Owned Businesses Visionary Award.

Representative assignments:
CEO, Fitch:RPA
Division President, Hexion Specialty Chemicals
SVP, Corporate Controller, Albertsons
CIO, US Foodservice, a division of Ahold
EVP Supply Chain, Albertsons
EVP HR, Knowledge Learning Corporation

Contact McIntyre Global Executive Search

McIntyre Global Executive Search clients include some of the biggest and brightest global manufacturing and consumer facing brands across the United States and around the world. As a socially conscious business on a world-scale, our values and mission also underlie an additional practice area supporting many of the most highly regarded national and international not-for-profit organizations. 

Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio with additional operations in New York and Wisconsin, we have recruited hundreds of world-class leaders, and strategically positioned talent for critical succession since our founding in 1990.

The last twenty-five years have been an amazing journey. We have helped organizations big and small focus on a richer path and develop a brighter future. We have come together to pursue a common goal of engaging top talent from around the globe to help nurture the growth of the world’s leading brands. The results of these partnerships have been extraordinary, and working together, we have assisted our clients attract and recruit senior level leaders who robustly flourish in a myriad of positions.

Our success comes from the strength of our client partnerships, combining hard work and intense learning. Of shared values and deep cultural immersion. Of global vision, and global expertise.

Our clients say we are the best search firm they have ever experienced, and we often become the only retained executive search firm with whom they work.

We apply a proprietary Six-Sigma based search methodology that maximizes results and increases efficiency. This results in the very best candidates being identified, recruited and hired, and we dramatically exceed industry benchmark in Quality, Competency, Speed, Excellence, Synergy and Expertise.

375 N. Front Street, Suite 222, Columbus, OH 43215 
+011 614 318 8000