Wendy Doulton – principal
Wendy has an extensive background in executive search focusing on digital media, entertainment, online, mobile and related technologies and platforms.
With a focus on industry specialization over functional expertise, Wendy has conducted numerous searches for senior leaders and functional heads ranging from Technology, Sales, Marketing and Business Development to Content/Programming, Product and Operations/Finance.
Past and present client companies include Fox, Google, Discovery, VEOH Networks, Grey Advertising, Discovery Communications, TV Guide, Fremantle Media and Yahoo Media Group to name a few.
Prior to founding The Katalyst Group, Wendy was Head of Talent Acquisition at Yahoo Media Group, and at DreamWorksSKG. As VP, Media and Entertainment, Wendy led the Los Angeles office at Cook Associates Executive Search. Previously she lived in London where she was the European Director of the Media & Entertainment Practice at A T Kearney Executive Search, responsible for working with clients on a pan European basis.
Born in the United States, but educated in England and France where she earned her BA in International Relations and Economics and having conducted searches on all continents, Wendy brings a truly global perspective and understanding to her work.
She is fluent in French and Spanish and currently resides in Los Angeles, CA.