Alison specializes in executive search and talent advisory for the hospitality & leisure industry including companies in the lodging cruise casino/gaming club wellness and travel technology sectors.

Alison has a track record recruiting for Board Directors, Chief Executive Officers, Chief Operating Officers, and other senior level roles in operations, finance, marketing, revenue management, and analytics/intelligence.

Additionally, Alison has worked extensively on senior level real estate operations, asset management, and development focused searches with both public and private companies in the residential, commercial, and hospitality sectors.

Alison also provides coverage for her clients to access Korn Ferry's talent advisory and talent acquisition offerings. These capabilities include executive coaching, compensation advisory, leadership assessment, succession planning, board services, and rewards & benefits.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Alison worked in hospitality and residential real estate with Ritz-Carlton Residential Division and IMI Resort Holdings, an international luxury residential sales & marketing firm.

She is currently the President of the Cornell Alumni Club of Northern California. Additionally, she is an active member of the Cornell Hotel Society, Urban Land Institute, and the Junior League of San Francisco.

Ms. Harrigan earned a Bachelor of Science from the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration.