New York, October 22, 2019 — Stuart Levine & Associates LLC is pleased to announce the appointment of Kelly Bloss to Managing Director. Kelly reflects the depth of senior talent that we are fortunate to have at the firm. Kelly is a member of the Operating Committee and has been delivering significant value to our clients for 15 years. She is instrumental in growing the firm’s strategic culture capacity – enabling Boards and CEOs to understand and embrace culture as a critical intangible asset of their long term performance, valuation and risk management.”

She brings significant board and executive leadership experience and over 30 years of distinguished corporate and entrepreneurial experience. With an exceptional record of accomplishment, she is an expert in strategy, leadership, governance and culture. Kelly contributes to the firm’s thought leadership, strategy and growth. She’s led our teams successfully at clients like Montefiore Health System, Protiviti and Verizon.

Kelly has served in several board roles for Alteva (NYSE), a unified computing and cloud communications firm, including Chair of the Board of Directors, Chair of the Governance and Nominating Committee, and a Member of the Compensation and Audit Committees. She also chaired the Governance and Nominating Committee and served on the Compensation Committee for WVT Communications Group (NASDAQ), a telecommunications and media firm.

As Vice President at Verizon Communications, Kelly led the history-making start-up of Verizon’s Long Distance business division delivering 1M new customers and $200M in revenue in year one. She has extensive re-engineering, digital and technology integration, merger planning and post-merger integration experience.

Kelly received a MS Telecommunications and Computing Management from Polytechnic University and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Union College. She has completed numerous executive education programs in financial management, leadership and strategic marketing at The University of Pennsylvania Wharton School, The University of Virginia Darden School and Harvard Business School.

Our team and clients congratulate Kelly as she embarks on this new role within our firm.