She began her career in the financial services industry. She was previously on the investment team at Triumph Capital Group, a Boston-based private equity firm with over $1 billion under management, where she was involved in sourcing, structuring, negotiating and supervising various investments by Triumph’s investment partnerships. Candace began her career in investment banking at Salomon Brothers in the corporate finance group. She received an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BS from UCLA.
Candace is active in the community, serving on the boards and committees of several non-profit organizations including The Giving Spirit, the Harvard Business School Association of Southern California, UCLA Prytanean Alumnae Association, the HBSASC Scholarship Fund, and the Robert Toigo Foundation Alumni Association. Candace donates much of her time to organizing and participating in community activities. She combined her experience in running and fundraising for nonprofit organizations with her knowledge of the IT and search industries to devise a better way for groups to communicate and raise money.