Janelle Piatkowski - Founder, President and CEO

Janelle Piatkowski

Founder, President and CEO

Since Janelle established Cornerstone in 1990, it has reflected her personal objectives of innovation; close client, transferee and assignee relationships; and meticulous attention to detail. In 2000, Cornerstone joined forces with Atlas World Group to support the company’s dynamic growth and add financial fortitude and global bandwidth.

Cornerstone became a full subsidiary of Atlas in 2012 and Janelle has continued as president and CEO. She also serves on the Atlas World Group Board of Directors and is a prominent relocation industry leader, with appointments to Worldwide ERC's Global Workforce Symposium Planning Committee and the Relocation Directors Council; and as a Mobility Magazine contributor.

Janelle served on the Relocation Directors Council “Relocation Management Advisory Council” from 2009 to 2010 and is a recipient of the 2011 Worldwide ERC’s Meritorious Service Award for her commitment to the industry through her participation in various committees and task forces. She holds the Worldwide ERC Senior Global Mobility Specialist (SGMS-T) designation and a New Jersey real estate license.

Mark Rabe - Senior Vice President, Global Development

Mark Rabe

Senior Vice President, Global Development

Mark brings over 30 years of U.S. domestic and global relocation experience to Cornerstone which includes global operations management, sales and business development, client relationship management, policy development and mobility technology expertise. His career began in real estate-related relocation positions as an appraiser and Realtor; then transitioned to the service delivery sector, where he held positions as a relocation associate and consultant, regional sales manager, global operations leader and vice president of business development for a mobility software company before joining Cornerstone.

Mark is a graduate of Texas State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree in business management. He holds the Worldwide ERC® Certified Relocation Professional (CRP®) and Senior Global Mobility Specialist (SGMS®) designations, and is a Meritorious Service Award recipient.

Diane McIntire - Vice President, Human Resources

Diane McIntire

Vice President, Human Resources

Diane has over 22 years of industry experience; 18 of those years being spent with Cornerstone. Immediately after college, Diane worked at various companies, including an international marketing position at a computer company, before breaking into the relocation field. At her previous job, Diane traveled frequently, including to places such as Monaco, France, England, and Canada, and so is familiar with the mobility some of our transferees face. Diane obtained a B.S. in marketing from Central Connecticut State University and achieved her SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources) designation.

Alan Jenkins - Vice President, Corporate Services

Alan Jenkins

Vice President, Corporate Services

Alan’s career in relocation spans over 30 years. He spent his first 18 years with one relocation company, where he quickly climbed the ranks from internal auditor to director, general accounting and tax to vice president, financial officer. Alan has been with Cornerstone for 20 years, holding the position of vice president, finance. Alan studied at the University of Scranton where he obtained his B.S. in accounting.
He is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and holds the Worldwide ERC® Certified Relocation Professional (CRP), and Global Mobility Specialist (GMS) designations.

Debra Frost - Vice President, Global Client Relations

Debra Frost

Vice President, Global Client Relations

Debra brings over 30 years of experience in global mobility to Cornerstone, the last 12 as vice president of account management and client relations for a leading global relocation company. Her global account management experience includes delivering financial and service solutions to multi-regional clients. She began her career as a director of consulting services and quickly ascended to positions with increasing responsibility. Most recently, she was responsible for managing relations across multi-million dollar global accounts.

Debra graduated from the University of New Haven with a Masters of Business Administration and earned Worldwide ERC's Certified Relocation Professional (CRP) designation. She is also the recipient of the Worldwide ERC® Meritorious Service Award.

Richard Ullrich - Vice President, Finance

Richard C. Ullrich, CPA

Vice President, Finance

Rick brings 28 years of experience in accounting, credit and financial services, compliance and the development and implementation of data analytics. His professional experience includes a long running tenure at Tiffany & Co. most recently as director, financial services overseeing a team of 41 full time employees.

Rick has a B.S. degree in Finance and Corporate Accounting from Juniata College. He also holds his CPA and has a master’s certificate in project management. He is a member of the New Jersey Society of CPA’s and the Association for Financial Professionals.

Steve Williams - Vice President, Global Client Financial Services

Steve Williams

Vice President, Global Client Financial Services

Prior to joining Cornerstone, Steve led a global client accounting team, while managing a staff of 40+ including on and off-site analysts. He brings over 25 years of industry experience including new client implementations, as well as providing on-going support for existing corporate clients. Steve is responsible for managing a team of financial analysts while expanding Cornerstone’s Global Client Financial Services team. He is also an integral part of reviewing client contracts, policies and procedures pertaining to client invoicing, tax gross-ups and new client implementations. Steve holds a Certified Relocation Professional (CRP) designation from Worldwide ERC®.

Nicole Black - Vice President, Global Compensation and Assignment Services

Nicole Black

Vice President, Global Compensation and Assignment Services

Nicole has held varying roles with increasing responsibility throughout her career, including international relocation consultant and analyst, global compensation manager and director of operations. She brings over 15 years of industry experience and her global knowledge, coupled with her excellent management, technical and analytical skills, contribute a great deal to Cornerstone’s success. Nicole attended McLennan College in Waco, Texas and has earned Worldwide ERC’s Global Mobility Specialist (GMS) designation. She has been a guest speaker at several ERC events related to International Policy & Global Compensation Development and has won numerous company awards.