Julie Bielawski - Knowledge Services

Julie Bielawski

Knowledge Services

Catherine Candland is a visionary and dynamic CEO with three decades of experience in founding and leading workforce solutions and talent acquisition companies. Catherine’s impact is not limited to the scope of her professional career. She has been an active board member for not-for profit organizations including community colleges and is the recipient of leadership awards such as the Walter Wheeler Leadership Award, as well as the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. She is a voracious learner and has participated in innovative, entrepreneurial, leadership, management, and negotiation programs at prestigious institutions such as Harvard University, Dartmouth College, Columbia University and University of Connecticut. Catherine joined nextSource as CEO in 2014, she led a successful management buyout (2018) and is more recently the sole WBE owner.

Year appointed: 1994