Susan Thornton Joins RHR International’s Philadelphia Office

CHICAGO, Dec. 09, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RHR International (“RHR”), a leader in executive and organizational development, announces the appointment of Susan Thornton, Psy.D., MBA, to the position of partner in RHR’s Philadelphia office.

Susan is skilled at working at the most senior levels, helping leaders and their teams accomplish their strategic objectives. She consults with boards, CEOs, and management teams on executive assessment and coaching, senior team effectiveness, leading transformational change, and CEO succession. She has worked in a variety of industries, including law, insurance, scientific instrumentation, industrial, and consumer packaged goods and with private equity firms. Her clients range from small family businesses to global Fortune 500 companies.

“Susan is highly skilled at working with senior teams to catalyze necessary change, and we are glad to have her at RHR International,” said Dr. Steven Madenberg, the partner responsible for RHR’s United States Eastern Region.

Prior to joining RHR, Susan worked at Leadership Development Worldwide, LLC, a consulting firm based in the Boston metropolitan area. There, she was involved in a variety of projects, including talent audits, M&A talent assessment and integration consulting, developing customized talent acquisition processes, and designing workshops on talent management.

RHR International LLP is a global firm of management psychologists and consultants who understand the distinctive challenges and pressures that CEOs and senior executives face. Its singular focus on top leadership and leader analytics sets it apart from other executive and organizational development consultancies. For more than 70 years, RHR has been helping top leaders and their teams transform themselves and, in turn, the performance of their organizations. RHR’s areas of service include Board & CEO Services, Senior Team Effectiveness, Leading Transformational Change, Executive Development, and Executive Assessment.

RHR works with many of the top Fortune 500 companies across numerous industry sectors. It has a presence in the U.S. in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Salt Lake City, and San Francisco. Its global reach includes Austria, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

For more information, please visit or follow @RHRIntlLLP. RHR offers consulting services as RHR International LLP in the U.S. and through its wholly owned subsidiaries and affiliates throughout the world.

Contact: Joan Miller RHR International +1 617 283 9640

Source:RHR International LLP