Catherine Palmiere

Adjunct, Management & Marketing

Catherine Palmiere, M.B.A. is the president of Adam Personnel, Inc., a New York staffing and recruitment company. She is highly regarded as an industry expert and has been featured on NY1, and interviewed by several business publications, including the Wall Street Journal.

Palmiere’s focus is client service excellence with a proven track record of recruitment success including the leadership of large-scale recruitment projects and, the identification, selection and placement of top tier talent. She consults with her clients to ensure their competitive position, revenue maximization and best practices in employee management.

A graduate of Manhattan College, Palmiere is a native New Yorker who enjoys exercising and makes sure she laughs at least three times a day, both of which helped her complete two New York City Marathons.


  • B.S. in General Studies, Manhattan College
  • M.B.A in Management, Manhattan College 


Courses Taught

  • MGMT 201 - Introduction to Management
  • MGMT 315 - Human Behavior in the Organization
  • MGMT 375 - Assimilating the Internship Experience in Management
  • MGMT 463 - Contemporary Topics & Issues in Human Resource Management
  • Professional Experience and Memberships


    • American Staffing Association
    • New York Staffing Association, Board of Directors
    • Society of Human Resource Management
    • Human Resources New York