Alison Johnson is the owner of Hudson River Career Resources, LLC, an Albany, NY based firm which has been delivering a unique blend of services for both employers and job seekers since 2003.
For candidates, she offers resume writing and a wide range of career search consulting services and strategic planning.
For employers, Alison provides direct hire recruitment and outplacement services.
Alison recruits for positions at all levels, and within most industries and geographic regions.
With a warm, welcoming and direct approach, she focuses her clients focus on short and long term goals, with an emphasis on getting into action quickly. Alison’s sincerity, thoroughness and absolute quality is what has continued to differentiate her abilities.
She is fantastic at remembering her contacts and work history, which has helped her create connections, and maintain sincere working relationships.
Applying over 20 years of experience in human resources and recruitment, including consulting and corporate HR roles, Alison has a true understanding of how to identify and connect talent with organizations, and how to help individuals position themselves for success in the job market. Within this specialty niche, she has created a deep network and a distinctive approach to the profession.
Alison was a co-founder and past president of the Capital Region Recruiters’ Network (CRRN), and served as a long time board member and president of the Capital Region HR Association (CRHRA). She currently serves on several boards and volunteer organizations. She has written articles entitled “Job Seeker Tips” published on RegionalHelpWanted.com, has been interviewed for numerous articles and for the book: Monster Careers: How to Land the Job of Your Life.
Alison holds an MBA from the University at Albany, and remains active as an alumna panelist, guest speaker, and part of the career mentorship program.