Denise Lucas
Management/Executive Recruiter

Denise Lucas joined M. Thrailkill & Associates in 2004 as a Management and Executive Recruiter. She successfully sources and places individuals in executive and management leadership positions in various disciplines with clients located coast to coast. Denise offers a wide range of customer service, sales and administrative support. Denise is an integral contributor in growing the business and reputation of M. Thrailkill & Associates as well as the clients we serve!

Denise worked for Grizzly Adams Productions as a Senior Licensing Consultant. While in this role, she handled all domestic and international product sales increasing transactions over 55% through maintaining the existing client base and developing new accounts. Denise has also been an Account Executive with Clear Channel Communications. During this time, she generated radio sales, designed commercials and created advertising campaigns that allowed their clients greater exposure to their consumer base. Denise also served as a Marketing Manager for a regional mall managed and owned by General Growth, Inc. There she created, developed and implemented overall strategic marketing direction in driving revenue generation through corporate initiatives and extensive community involvement.

As part of her professional and community involvement, Denise has been past President for Working Woman’s Conference and Women’s Development Counsel. She served as the Ambassador for Fort Collins Colorado Chamber of Commerce and past Executive Board Member of her Homeowners Association. She is a member of Women’s Foodservice Forum and ASTD. She has an Associate Degree from the College of Sequoias.

In her spare time Denise enjoys time with family and friends, cooking, golfing, traveling and enjoying the flavors and culture of wines along the coast! Denise is a sports enthusiast, plays Fantasy Football, and roots on her team, the Washington Redskins. You will have to ask her how a native Californian has an East Coast team as her favorite. She is an avid supporter of Breast Cancer research and the Alzheimer’s Association.