Traci Twardowski joins Tatum as Office Managing Partner in Houston

Strategic hire to lead Houston staff

Aug 28, 2013, 10:53 ET from Tatum

HOUSTON, Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tatum, a management and advisory firm offering hands-on strategic, financial and technology solutions that measurably improve business performance, today announced that Traci Twardowski has joined the company as the office managing partner in Houston, Texas. In her role, Twardowski will oversee daily operational activity with an ongoing focus on driving market growth, managing and recruiting new talent, leading business development and supporting high-level client engagements.

"With her strong background in both management consulting and operations, Traci is well equipped to advance our company mission to amplify our clients' business impact at any point in their lifecycle," said Karen Macleod, Tatum's President. "I am confident that her expertise will contribute significantly to the success of staff and clients alike."

"I am joining an impressive team in the Houston office and look forward to collaborating with them to deliver management and advisory services and provide executive leadership support to Tatum clients," said Twardowski. "Helping businesses succeed is both a personal and company-wide mission that I will work towards achieving each day at Tatum."

Previously, Twardowski served as director of transaction advisory services at Grant Thornton LLP, a provider of audit, tax and advisory services. Prior to this role, Twardowski held several management functions at Celanese, a global technology and specialty materials company, including: global product strategy manager; senior business analysis and strategy development manager; and manager of investor relations. Twardowski's earlier career included roles at TXU Corporation and PwC. Her experience spans industries including manufacturing and distribution, automotive, energy and technology.  

A native of Houston, Twardowski holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Texas Christian University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

About Tatum, a Randstad company
Tatum is a leading management and advisory services firm offering hands-on strategic, financial and technology solutions that measurably improve business performance. Tatum's executive leaders and consultants help companies navigate critical points in the business lifecycle and execute their strategic initiatives. Our deep management and operational expertise, keen strategic consultancy and a focus on follow-through enable our teams to deliver solutions that drive sustainable impact. With a national footprint of offices in key markets, our firm is ready to mobilize locally anywhere in the country. Tatum is an operating company of Randstad. To learn more about Tatum, visit

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