Recruiter / Career Coach / Resume Writer
A well-respected recruiter, career coach, and resume writer, Sharon Raymond joined Inspire Careers in 2016. She brings an uncanny ability to interview her clients in a manner that not only brings clarity and focus to their resumes and cover letters, but also prepares them for successful interviewing.
Recruiting and Consulting
Sharon has been a national recruiter in many industries - healthcare, life sciences, manufacturing and legal for roles in sales and operations for senior and mid-level positions. She is also a consultant to start-up companies and small businesses. One of her consulting assignments was with Medical Acoustics, a medical device start-up company in Buffalo, launching an innovative, new respiratory care product.
Sharon has also held national and regional sales leadership positions in healthcare and the travel industry working for such well recognized companies as UnitedHealth Group, Marriott, Westin and Loew's Hotels. Her client base is the Who's Who of corporations, associations, educational and non-profit organizations. Her broad experience brings an understanding of companies, job roles, reseacher
Sharon is a graduate of the Business Executive Program at The Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania), sponsored by UnitedHealth Group. She received a Master of Arts in Education from D’Youville College, and a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing from Northeastern University.
Sharon is an active volunteer in the Buffalo area. She helped re-establish the American Lung Association in Buffalo by starting a Better Breathers Club in conjunction with The Catholic Health System and assisted in re-launching a Buffalo Leadership Board by recruiting several board members. She currently serves on the Leadership Board. Sharon is also a mentor in the Pre-Seed Workshop for new ventures at the State University of Buffalo Center of Excellence, Bioinformatics and Life Sciences. Sharon is an avid skier and world traveler, and enjoys gardening at her home in Hamburg, New York.