Jessica MayersonPrincipal / Founder
Jessica Mayerson, Principal and Founder of The Winford Group, began her executive search career in Los Angeles in 1996. After founding The Winford Group in 2002 Jessica has successfully grown the business to its status as one of the leading talent acquisition firms in the entertainment industry. She has spent more than two decades building one of the most extensive networks of attorneys, department heads and entertainment company principals who regularly seek her guidance, counsel, and services.
Jessica’s tenure is reflected in her extensive personal industry relationships, as well as her deep knowledge of the histories, philosophies, qualifications and needs of both her clients and candidates. Her continued success is evident with each well-matched placement, gratified candidate and satisfied client, a testament to the power of her connections.
A magna cum laude graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Jessica began her career as an executive with major advertising agencies. Jessica is passionate about her work but also enjoys the fruits of her labor which include watching sunsets on Santa Monica beach, musical theater when she can get to NYC, enjoying a nice glass of red wine while her husband is cooking dinner and monthly mother-daughter get-togethers at fun locales around LA.
Alissa BlockPartner / Co-Founder
Julie La RuePartner