Allison Cheston: Career Connector


Allison Cheston helps executives and young adults discover, launch, advance and change their careers.

She guides clients at all stages in identifying and promoting their brand as a foundation for job search, career change and advancement, leadership development and entrepreneurship.

Allison has been helping clients understand where their strengths and interests fit in the world of work, since 2005, but she’s been advising on career planning informally, forever. Allison’s a marketer and inveterate networker with a background in executive search and cross-cultural communication and has a real a flair for packaging people and ideas. She also has a knack for translating a person’s interests, aptitudes and experiences into a career path.

Having held senior positions in international marketing, new business development and PR, Allison went on to help create and lead an international network of branding and design firms. She then co-founded an early internet company called, and ran it for three years.

Allison also served as Chief Marketing Officer of the Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC), the global trade group for the executive search industry. While at the AESC, she realized that her main interest was not helping companies find executives; instead it was helping candidates discover their ideal careers. Her epiphany led her to start her own company at Allison

Whether you are interested in launching, advancing or changing your career, Allison can help you tackle your thorniest issues. She also specializes in helping recent college grads get started.


Business Owner


Allison Cheston

Owner, Career Connector

Discover Your Ideal Career

New York, NY


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