Hali Croner is the President and Chief Executive Officer of The Croner Company. She has over 30 years
of consulting and research experience in the fields of compensation design and implementation. Hali is
the company’s principal consultant.
The Croner Company publishes nine annual compensation surveys in specific industry segments “where
technology and creativity meet.” Her firm has deep insight into compensation practices and levels in
national and local media, digital content and technology, and entertainment, keeping its eye on
compensation trends and challenges in these sectors.
Hali and her firm works extensively with senior management in both public and private sectors helping
them create strategic compensation programs. She has assisted numerous media clients in developing
comprehensive compensation plans as well as specific plan features such as incentive plans and equity
plans. In addition, she provides advisory services to Compensation Committees of boards of directors on
issues of executive compensation. Her firm blends deep industry expertise with compensation solutions
that clients trust.
Hali started her career as a Research Analyst with SRI International, an international think tank. She was
a Consultant at Sibson & Company, a compensation consulting firm, before joining The Croner Company
in 1989. Hali currently serves as a Director on the Board of Trustees of Sterne School in San Francisco,
California, and is the Immediate Past President of the Board of Directors of Congregation Rodef Sholom
in San Rafael, California. Hali is a graduate of Dartmouth College where she earned membership into Phi