Jody Karavanic

Jody Karavanic
Senior Practice Leader
336-378-1818 x9104


Jody Karavanic is a Strategy & Corporate Development senior practice leader with a focus on the Consumer and Healthcare industries.

Since joining Charles Aris Inc. in 2005, Jody has worked in an array of additional industries including Financial Services and Industrial Manufacturing. She has also worked across multiple functional areas including Corporate Strategy, Sales & Marketing, General Management, Apparel Design and Customer Service. She has made dozens of placements at some of the world’s largest companies.

Prior to joining Charles Aris, Jody served as a project manager for Region II Planning & Development Council, an economic development agency.

Jody holds a bachelor’s degree in business / industry psychology and an MBA degree from Marshall University.

Jody loves spending time with family and friends, traveling, and going to hear live music — especially by The Avett Brothers.

Key Documents

View our 2018 Mid-Year Offer Report: During the first half of 2018, Charles Aris coordinated more than 45 offers to strategy consultants. This report includes a sampling of the offers and the subsequent results. Each offer includes five components: title, base salary, equity, annual bonus and sign-on. Also included is the type of entity extending the offer, as well as the consulting firm at which the candidate was employed.

Download our 2018 Strategy Compensation Study: 779 compensation data points gathered over the course of the past year. Also included is a subset of the corporate and private equity offers accepted by our strategy candidates during the year. Lastly, it highlights the performance competencies which should be expected by consultant level as well as the associated compensation at each level.

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“Chad, it has been such a wonderful experience working with you & Jody. You guys are really professional, patient, responsive & considerate. We cannot ask for more. We certainly look forward to the 2nd & 3rd encounter with you.”

- Fortune 100 CPG Client, After placement of marketing executive in China.