HR Business Partner
Starting with Fairchild Publications (Publishers of W and Women’s Wear Daily among other titles), Sharon spent her career’s first 15 plus years and left as the Vice President and Director of HR, overseeing all global HR functions for this major fashion publisher. Moving to Reed Business Information in 2000, Sharon managed HR in New York for 26 media titles including Interior Design, Publisher’s Weekly and Variety magazines.
She has also overseen the HR function for Forbes.com, Playboy as well as another stint at Interior Design, NewBeauty and Luxe magazines. Sharon is currently the HR Business Partner, North America for Ascential, Inc. in New York City and oversees the HR function for Ascential’s brands including WGSN, MediaLink, Cannes Lions, Money2020 and WARC.
Sharon graduated with a degree in History from Marymount College, Tarrytown.