Stacy founded the executive search firm, IRC USA - Exceptional People, International in 1994, with a strong resume of success completing challenging senior management searches in technology and professional services. The Bay Area executive search firm has been distinguished as one of the fastest growing private companies in San Francisco by the San Francisco Business Times. Stacy's 20 year executive search career has leveraged earlier years of strong sales and management experience. Prior to search, Stacy enjoyed a career in consumer goods and distribution in management positions including Vice President, General Mills, Inc., where she built and directed a New York-based sales organization. Earlier, Stacy held management positions at Bristol-Myers, Squibb, New York, and was Director, Institutional Sales for the Raeford Division of Burlington Industries, New York. Prior to Bristol-Myers, Squibb she was with Foote, Cone and Belding in New York and London. Additionally, Stacy was brought to United Services Automobile Association for over 3 years to help that insurance leader expand it's San Antonio Headquarters. She has received entrepreneur and leading businesswoman awards on both coasts, including finalist recognition as a leading entrepreneur for the Business and Professional Women's Club, San Francisco Chapter, Young Career Woman of the Year for New York State”. Stacy completed her undergraduate degree at Dominican University, and continues as a graduate student, Masters Candidate, in Dominican’s School of Education, where she has received her teaching certificate, Social Sciences Secondary Education.