Mentor Session: Marta Voda
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Viacom Media Networks
Marta Voda is a Recruiter and HR professional with Viacom Media Networks in Santa Monica, CA. Marta supports the Global Digital Media groups for MTV, VH1, and Nickelodeon in New York and Los Angeles. She has over 15 years of experience in coaching and partnering with managers to build high-performing teams through recruitment, performance management and retention. Highlights of her career include various high-profile initiatives from capital manufacturing projects to online media start-ups.
Marta started her career as a “Headhunter” with Robert Half International, she then moved in-house to work for The Clorox Company and Baxter BioScience. Her entrepreneurial spirit led her to create a successful Executive Search and HR Consulting practice, catering to notable clients such as: Classmates.com, Stardoll.com, Square Enix and Activision.
Marta is often the go to person for tips on resumes, interviews, and introductions. Lately, she spends her days scoping out the best and the brightest mobile, social, web and video experts to lead Viacom’s emerging platform initiatives. Outside of work, Marta is a mentor and marathoner for Team In Training, supporting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Marta studied Organizational Behavior at the University of San Francisco, and resides in Los Angeles with her two daughters.