Director of Recruitment

I'm a recruiting wizard at >

MAXINE SAMAHA,

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"I am a recruiting wizard at finding a match made in heaven for very specific senior executive searches! My secret sauce is persistence and market research to get best in-class talent."

What is it about startups that you can't get enough of?  

I love hearing about companies that are solving problems with new innovations and disrupting their industries. Startups come with a collaborative environment and every employee has the opportunity to make a big impact!

What is your proudest placement to date?

VP of Sales Operations at Vena Solutions.

Who's been your favourite startup client?

Justworks! They are rapidly expanding and have designed a culture that is focused on diversity and inclusion.

The best piece of advice I'd give a candidate who wants to join a startup

Be well researched! Have a good understanding of what the opportunity entails, how your experience would be a great fit, and WHY you want to join.

If I wasn't so damn good at my job, I'd be...

A chef – I love to cook!