Lauren Jacobs’ strong time management, effective communication and keen attention to detail allow her to provide exceptional project management services to the Gagen MacDonald team. She’s responsible for budget and workflow management, and the planning and execution of projects for the firm’s Fortune 500 clients. Lauren is a fundamental part of the project team and ensures all projects are on track to exceed client expectations.
Prior to Gagen MacDonald, Lauren was a professional recruiter where she specialized in direct placement IT recruiting for Fortune 1000 clients. In this role, she acted as a liaison between businesses and customers while managing multiple client projects. Lauren managed all phases of recruitment and ensured deadlines were always met. In 2018, she successfully placed over 70 individuals at various client sites.
Throughout her career, Lauren has thrived on going above and beyond to fully understand client needs and provide innovative solutions to solve complex challenges. Her persistence and ability to deliver an unmatched customer experience allow her to consistently surpass client expectations.
Lauren graduated from Indiana University, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism with a concentration in Public Relations and Advertising and a minor in Marketing.