New York, USA
Liz Capants is Founder and CEO of EBC Associates, LLC, a global executive search and recruitment business. EBC Associates works with both employers and candidates. Founded in 2006, EBC Associates is headquartered in New York City. Liz has grown the business from a small start-up venture to a successful company, obtaining preferred vendor status with clients on a global basis. Prior to founding EBC Associates, Liz had an extensive career in business development and sales. This background enabled Liz to spearhead the build out and management of EBC Associates, ensuring that clients are aligned internally to support effective hiring strategies, and candidates are equipped to understand and navigate the job search process. In her work with EBC Associates, Liz has supported emerging growth, midsize enterprises, as well as Fortune 500 companies. The firm works with a broad range of industries including fintech, pharmaceutical and biotech, renewable energy, manufacturing, financial services, advertising and marketing, luxury retail, and technology, to name a few. EBC Associates is certified as a women’s business enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nation’s largest third-party certifier of the businesses owned and operated by women in the US.
Liz’s professional career began as a communications assistant interning at the Medical Society of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC. From there she transitioned to Forbes Magazine as a sales associate, and then had an opportunity to work as an Account Relationship Manager with ESI Securities, consistently exceeding sales goals and targets, with a commitment to excellence. Liz’s insights, collaborative listening and strategy, helped to facilitate her transition into the search business, where she worked for a recruiting and training firm, before launching her own practice. Liz earned a BA degree in Mass Communications and Media Studies from St. Bonaventure University, and a Business Management Certificate from New York University.