Shayne Merrick, CPC

Manager | Career Services

About Shayne Merrick

Shayne is the leader of the Career Services division of ThinkingAhead. Along with Hans Schlegel, their focus is both on counseling Southwestern students and alumni as well as helping clients grow their sales force. Shayne is starting his 10th year in recruiting, and his fifth year as a manager. Prior to joining ThinkingAhead, he was a sales leader with the Southwestern Company recruiting and training student salespeople. Including his Southwestern summers, he has been a part of the corporate family for 15 years. 

Shayne is a graduate of Purdue University with a degree in Management. He is a recently elected Board Member of the Better Business Bureau, a past United Way Chairman for the Southwestern Family of Companies, and has served on the board of the Tennessee Recruiters Association and Nashville Junior Chamber.  Shayne, his wife Alex and son Arlo call Nashville home.

  • Expertise
  • Career Counseling
  • Recruiting
  • Training and Coaching
  • Leadership
  • Skill Sets:
  • Sales and Sales Management
  • Account Management
  • Business Development
  • Business-to-Business Sales
  • Inside Sales

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