Nick on Nick. I am born and raised out of Worcester, MA. I am a full blooded Italian with a passion for music. My recruiting journey began in 2003, and has been with me ever since!
Why recruiting? I enjoy talking and listening to people, with different goals and objectives. I like giving insight to those goals and objectives that hopefully impact the direction of their career.
If I wasn’t recruiting, I‘d be… a famous musician!
You should know that… I have been playing music since I was 10, mainly guitar. I was in a rock band for 10 years in which I was the lead singer and played guitar.
A few of my favorites: Song – “Milk it” by Nirvana; Book – Each Step is the Journey by Patricia Klinck; Movie – Indiana Jones; Sports Team – Growing up, Detroit Lions and Chicago Bulls. Now, New England Patriots.
You can quote me: “And then I heard the chords that broke the chains I had upon me” – Rivers Cuomo
After hours: spending time with my family, laughing with friends, songwriting
In 10 years, I’ll be: With Masis of course! Enjoying my family as it grows, exploring new passions such as Property Management and continuing to song write!
Get in touch: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jodi on Jodi: I have approximately 20 years’ experience in the staffing industry comprised of both temporary and direct hire placement. In 2009 I segued into the Pharmaceutical/Life Sciences space and it’s my absolute favorite space to work in. It’s very rewarding for me when a client is thrilled with the candidate I found for them and the candidate is overjoyed with their new position.
Why recruiting? The “thrill of the hunt!” My Dad loved to fish and my siblings and I grew up doing a lot of fishing. I remember how exciting it was feeling that tug on my line and then reeling a fish in! It’s kind of the same with recruiting. I feel that recruiting really suits me because it closely parallels my greatest passion in the spiritual. Jesus said, “follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men.” 😊
If I wasn’t recruiting: I’d be… A street preacher
After hours: I love reading my Bible, praying, worshipping, outreach, laughing, biking, hiking, mountain climbing
In 10 years, I’ll be: I don’t know what my life will be like tomorrow. I am just a vapor that appears for a little while and then vanishes away.
Get in touch: email@example.com
Annie on Annie. I’m passionate about recruiting, even though I never thought I would be in staffing! I’ve had many years of experience as a generalist, but my specialty is identifying top talent for sales, finance, administrative and accounting roles.
Why recruiting? The harder to fill, the better. Bring it on. I love the challenge of finding the right candidate for tough to fill orders. And I enjoy helping candidates find a position they love. Helping companies grow by creating trusted working partnerships with their employees – yeah, that’s kind of my thing.
If I wasn’t recruiting I’d be… A toy game inventor. Yes, really.
You can quote me: “Never miss an opportunity to do the right thing!”
After hours: Spending time with family and friends, traveling, shopping.
In ten years, I’ll be… Still with family and friends, traveling and shopping. Also, doing charity work. Also, lying on a beach. Maybe I can do charity work from the beach. Probably not.
Get in touch: firstname.lastname@example.org
Pat on Pat. I’ve had a great time living in cities as different as Austin to Dallas to Boston. And now I’m home again in upstate New York. Go Bills!
Why recruiting? It doesn’t feel like a job – it feels like a passion. Finding the ideal person for the right organization can be a daunting task – that’s where I get to add value.
If I wasn’t recruiting, I’d be… a helicopter pilot. And an architect.
You can quote me. “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
After hours: anywhere outdoors — hiking, skiing, canoeing
In ten years I’ll be… living in a house I designed, in the woods, on a lake. With my helicopter parked out back.
Get in touch: email@example.com
About yourself: Born in Leominster, raised in Shrewsbury. I’ve worked at Masis Professional Group for nearly 4 years and am excited at the direction we are heading in and consistent growth since I started in 2016!!
Why you Love Recruiting: I believe the Direct Hire Staffing industry is one of the most competitive industries but at the same time one of the more rewarding industries in business. It is a great feeling to help individuals reach their employment goals while achieving personal goals simultaneously.
Fun Facts: I have been to Toronto twice, and I did the CN tower walk both times. I hope to go skydiving very soon as well.
Favorite Quote: “Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston S. Churchill
Favorite Song: “Castaway” -Zac Brown Band
Favorite Book: American Sniper by Chris Kyle
Favorite Movie: Shawshank Redemption
Favorite Sports Teams: New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox, Boston Bruins, Boston Celtics
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Spend time with friends and family and go to the beach
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: I see myself continuously setting and achieving new goals to not only be successful in business, but also the best family member I can be.
Get in touch: firstname.lastname@example.org
Why you Love Recruiting: The ability to have such a positive impact on someone’s professional career by presenting them with opportunities they may not have found on their own is a rush like no other. Wether it’s your first placement or your 100th that feeling when everything works out never gets old and the chase keeps me coming back for more every single day!
Favorite Quote: “Before you marry a person you should first make them use a computer with slow internet to see who they really are” Will Ferrell
Favorite Song: Izzamusic – Adventure
Favorite Movie: A Bronx Tale
Favorite Sports Team: NY Yankees, SF 49ers
What did you want to be when you were young:
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: i love spending time with my family, friends and my best friend my dog CeCe , cooking and baking , attending concerts, & sporting events.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: continuing to be able to do what I love at a very high level
Get in touch: Rick@masisprofessional.com 315-408-4505
About Myself: Born and raised in Puerto Rico. Forever an island girl! Family over everything! I am bilingual and came to MA for college, I went to Assumption College in Worcester! I love the beach and being outdoors and taking my family on adventures! I am very excited to be a part of the Masis Professional Group and look forward to working with everyone.
Why do you love recruiting? Its like matchmaker!! You must love the level of influence and direct impact on others’ lives and the economy. It’s exciting to see people getting jobs, companies hiring, and knowing we’ve helped both sides find what they are looking for. I love recruiting because every single day is different and exciting, and because of the relationships that we get built!! It is such a rewarding job either helping a candidate or a client. You go to love the hustle and sense of urgency to meet client’s needs.
Fun Facts: I am a bunny mom! I have a lion head bunny his name is Azul and he is 4 years old 😊
Favorite Quote: “Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.”-Mother Theresa
Favorite Song: “Danza Kuduro” – Don Omar
Favorite Movie: Selena
Favorite Sports Team: New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox
What I wanted to be as a kid: a Spanish teacher!
Favorite non-Recruiting Activities: Being with my family and friends! I love being outdoors… you can find us at the beach 😊
Where do I see myself in 10 years: I am not sure… I have many goals I would like to accomplish so hopefully crushing my goals and living life with my familia!
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: In ten years I will be in a more suitable home for my family with a tiny home/travel bus out back for more comfortable adventuring. By then I will have traveled to every state in the country.
Get in touch: email@example.com | 787.240.4333
Why you Love Recruiting: Recruiting will allow me help others not only to find a job but to give them their opportunity to find their purpose, which is to me is very rewarding. I also really enjoy making relationships along the way!
Fun Facts: I am a huge fan of all Boston Sports and attend games often!
Favorite Quote: “The Future belongs to those who prepare for it today” -Malcom X
Favorite Song: “Homegrown” – Zac Brown Band
Favorite Book: “The Catcher in the Rye” – JD Salinger
Favorite Movie: The Town
Favorite Sports Team: Boston Red Sox
What did you want to be when you were young: Physical Education teacher.
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Love Golfing and spending time with my family and friends!
Where do you see yourself in 10 years:I see myself providing for my family by setting and achieving goals along the way.
Get in touch: firstname.lastname@example.org
Why you Love Recruiting: For me, it is definitely building relationships with my clients. There isn’t a better feeling than to build a solid foundation with a client and they reach out to you first because they know, without a doubt, you will get the job done RIGHT and get it done SWIFTLY.
Fun Facts: I own a wedding bar business for 5 years. We do about 70 events between May and November annually. I also LOVE music, with dancing being my forte’ (definitely NOT singing.) All genres but mostly R&B, soul & an old school hip hop. Yes, I know all rap lyrics and they constantly float around in my brain daily.
Favorite Quote: “If you fail to prepare, prepare to fail.”
Favorite Song: “Purple Rain”
Favorite Book: “Eat, Pray, Love”
Favorite Movie:“Jerry McGuire”
Favorite Sports Team: Houston Rockets
What did you want to be when you were young: A nun. This honestly makes me giggle.
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Watching/solving true crime documentaries/shows
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: Living in a BIG and bustling city with a gorgeous high rise apartment, walking in my neighborhood, sipping coffee at a local shop with my English Bulldog “Waffles” and planning my next travel adventure somewhere amazing!
Get in touch:email@example.com
About yourself: : I was born and raised in Northborough, Massachusetts and graduated from Assumption College. I recently got engaged to my girlfriend, and we are now house-hunting. I enjoy trying new restaurants and different types of food. I love to travel and have seen a good portion of the country. I’d like to continue crossing states off the list, and possibly even make it to Ireland in the future.
Why you Love Recruiting: I am new to recruiting, but I am definitely a “people person” and enjoy building relationships. I am looking forward to helping companies grow, and helping candidates find their match.
Fun Facts: I’m a neat freak! I love being organized and keeping things tidy and clean. I am a brand ambassador for Axe and Sledge Supplements and I love Chipotle.
Favorite Quote: “Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.”
Favorite Song: Gimme Shelter – The Rolling Stones
Favorite Book: The Shining – Stephen King
Favorite Movie: The Wolf of Wall Street
Favorite Sports Team: Seattle Seahawks
What did you want to be when you were young: When I was a kid, I wanted to be an NFL player.
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: I love to workout. Fitness has always been a part of my life ever since I was young. I also love going to breweries and wineries. It’s fun to try new craft beers around New England and see new areas along the way. I also love to golf. This summer I found myself golfing more, and able to build my skills (and seeing beautiful courses is a plus).
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: I see myself owning a house, continuing to build my career, and having traveled to a few new places.
About yourself: I’m originally from Georgia and attended college in Alabama. After graduation I moved back to Atlanta to start my career. I’m big on family and building long lasting friendships.
Why you Love Recruiting: I enjoy recruiting because of the diverse set of challenges that come along with this business. I also enjoy learning about other people and their work experiences either from candidates or hiring managers. Finally, it’s a great feeling to fill an important role for a company, which ultimately allows them to perform better as an organization. Business development and relationship building are two of my favorite sales activities.
Fun Facts: I’m a neat freak and have one dog that is a boy Cocker Spaniel. Finally, my heart has been broken every year by the Atlanta Falcons.
Favorite Quote: “Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win”― Sun Tzu, The Art of War
Favorite Song: Drake “God’s Plan”
Favorite Book: The Art of War
Favorite Movie: GoodFellas
Favorite Sports Team: Golden State Warriors
What did you want to be when you were young: An NBA player
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Consuming content either through books, audiobooks, youtube, or podcasts.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: Hopefully healthy, happy, and extremely financially secure. I also would like to be in sales management overseeing a team of qualified professionals who are just as motivated and determined as I am to succeed.
Get in touch: Martez@masisprofessional.com
About yourself: I’m a hard worker who keeps it real. I am very honest, sometimes brutally honest. I am a dedicated and a very proud person. I like to do everything perfect or almost perfect. Very competitive with myself. I take criticism and compliments well. I am new in the recruiting industry, so I am learning new things every day. I have a beautiful girl who keeps me in my toes.
Why you Love Recruiting: I have always loved connecting with people and hearing their story. Working as a Recruiter gave me the opportunity to do this. I love the feeling of knowing you have made a small change in someone’s life, good change of course. This feeling is more present in my current role as a recruiter than it was in past, and to me this is rewarding.
Fun Facts: I was born and raised in Kosovo, integrating into the American culture was challenging.
Favorite Quote: “be kind, work hard, stay humble”
Favorite Song: I don’t have a particular song. I love all kinds of music.
Favorite Book: I don’t have a favorite book; I was never a reader.
Favorite Movie: I don’t watch too many movies, never did. Now, even less with a kid in my life.
Favorite Sports Team: Not a sports fan, but if I had to pick, I would pick Manchester United!
What did you want to be when you were young: I wanted to be an actress because I LOVE fashion.
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: I am up for anything. I love spending time with my family and treating myself.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: Hopefully healthy, happy and together with my family.
About yourself: Born and raised in the Valley of the Sun – Phoenix, AZ! I made the move to beautiful New England in 2007 (for a girl, we’re married now) and it has been the coldest decision I have ever made. I love to laugh and have a good time, whether it be a vacation or sitting at my desk. Life is short, so make the most of it!
Fun Facts: I bungee jumped into the Grand Canyon! I also know how to juggle.
Favorite Quote: “We’re all just walking each other home.” – Ram Dass
Favorite Song: “Cat’s in the Cradle” – Harry Chapin
Favorite Movie: Pulp Fiction or Stand By Me
Favorite Sports Team: The Phoenix Suns!
What did you want to be when you were young: Shooting Guard for the Phoenix Suns (seriously)! Also – a film director, a firefighter, a doctor, a counselor, or a professional world traveler (that’s a thing, right?)
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: When I am not recruiting – I enjoy spending time with my family, going on hikes, shooting hoops, and during the summer you will likely catch me tubing at Lake Manchaug!
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: In 10 years, I hope to advance in my role as much as possible. I love this industry and think it is the right choice for me long term. I see my ideas making a bigger positive impact on the company, and I will use my communication and leadership skills to make this happen.
About yourself: I have over 20 years of business, human resources & recruiting experience. I am a husband of 18 years to my wife Tracy. My son Tyler is 16 years old. Love all sports, competition, and people!
Why you Love Recruiting: l love helping others succeed and helping companies find their right specific special match!
Fun Facts: I have owned several different businesses. I am also a Motivational Speaker, Career Coach & Business Entrepreneur.
Favorite Quote: “Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, Today is a gift, that’s why they call it the present” by Eleanor Roosevelt
Favorite Song: Of course, Wild Thing by Tone Loc
Favorite Book: Pay yourself first, by David Bach
Favorite Movie: Wall Street
Favorite Sports Team: Los Angeles, Oakland, Las Vegas Raiders – been a fan since 1982!
What did you want to be when you were young: A professional NFL football player!
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Spend time with my family. Watching my son also play high school and AAU basketball!
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: I see myself setting new goals, achieving them, and helping companies and people succeed!
Get in touch: firstname.lastname@example.org
About yourself: Born and raised in West Springfield, MA, I am a recent graduate from the University of New Hampshire. I love sports, traveling, and spending time with family!
Why you Love Recruiting: Recruiting has always peaked my interest, and it allows me to learn more about each and every type of job market, as well as connecting with people around the country.
Fun Facts: I am the Head Coach of the JV boys soccer team at East Longmeadow High School.
Favorite Quote: “We are not here to take part, we are here to take over.” – Conor McGregor
Favorite Song: Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen
Favorite Book: Zodiac
Favorite Movie: Happy Gilmore
Favorite Sports Team: Pittsburgh Penguins, Boston Red Sox, Boston Celtics, New York Jets
What did you want to be when you were young: General Manager of a Sports Team
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Spending time with family and friends, enjoying the outdoors, coaching soccer, playing baseball, and traveling.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: Growing my network, building my career here at Masis, and striving to be the best I can be!
Why you Love Recruiting: Having the opportunity to help individuals find their dream job while also filling an important role for an organization is something that is very rewarding for all parties. Being a people person and seeing success for all is why I chose recruiting.
Fun Facts: I like peanut butter too much
Favorite Quote: “Being early is on time; on time is late; late is unacceptable”
Favorite Song: If 6 Was 9 – Jimi Hendrix
Favorite Book: “Bitter Brew” by William Knoedelseder
Favorite Movie: Forrest Gump
Favorite Sports Team: All Boston based teams
What did you want to be when you were young? Professional athlete
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Spending quality time with my wife, 2 boys and daughter doing family activities or just being in their presence. Oh yeah and watching sports!
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? In 10 years, I see myself continuing to provide the best for my family and living life to the fullest while being happy.
Why you Love Recruiting: I love meeting and speaking with new people. Helping people find jobs they love and connecting them with a company that needs their skills is very exciting to me!
Fun Facts: I started and ran a non-profit for 12 years, have been bungy jumping and am always up for an adventure – some might call me competitive, but I just like to give 100% to everything I do.
Favorite Quote: “Hard Work Beats Talent When Talent Doesn’t Work Hard” -Tim Notke
Favorite Song: All of Me, John Legend
Favorite Book: Untamed by Glennon Doyle
Favorite Movie: Rocky
Favorite Sports Team: Philadelphia Eagles, Philadelphia 76ers
What did you want to be when you were young: I wanted to be the General Manager of the Philadelphia 76ers.
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: I love being active! Playing squash and running are two of my favorite activities as well as watching my little ones try new things – golf and gymnastics are their favorite right now.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: I’m living day by day for right now, trying to be present and enjoy my time with my family and friends!
About yourself: Fun loving friend, boyfriend, neighbor and Dad who grew in Worcester, Mass and moved west settling in a private redwood canyon with a view 20 minutes north of San Francisco in Marin County, gods’ country. Thankfully my two kids and I still enjoy all that the New England summers have to offer when visiting my extended family’s waterfront cottage on Lake Sunapee, NH. I grew up summers there as a kid and always enjoyed frequent trips to Cape Cod as well. I’ve been decades in California, but once a New Englander…always a New Englander!
Why you Love Recruiting: As a 20-year full desk Life Science recruiter I find great inspiration and satisfaction in creating new opportunities for folks to challenge and advance their careers. Realizing you have helped the client fill a key role and guided your candidates often difficult journey culminating in an accepted offer, all coming to a successful conclusion by matching the right person with an awesome new job, is unbelievably satisfying!
Fun Facts: One of my favorite pastimes is racing around in my 1987 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa.
Favorite Quote: “Be yourself, everyone else is already taken”
Favorite Song: ‘Ding Dong the wicked witch is dead’ from the album ‘Music of 1966’, Buddy Rich big band Jazz orchestra featuring Sammy Davis Jr on vocals. Their version from movie Wizard of Oz. Check it out, its inspirational, turn up the volume!
Favorite Book: ‘ALIVE’ about the rugby team lost in the Andes Mts. South America. My next read is ‘Code Breakers’ about the Gene Editing revolution.
Favorite Movie: Godfather Trilogy
Favorite Sports Team(s): All the youth soccer teams I coached over 13 years as Head Coach. My sons High School Mountain Bike racing team is a close 2nd place.
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Living in California I enjoy an active outdoor lifestyle, taking advantage of our beautiful surroundings and natural resources. Lots of hiking, skiing in the Sierra, sailing on SF Bay and mountain biking on Mt. Tamalpias, where I live in Marin County. Additional I enjoy the vibrant local culture with its abundant live music scene, many well-known west coast rock bands originated here in Marin County where their legacy lives on today. Finally, sending time with family, friends and loved ones!
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: I’d love to still be recruiting part time as I share my time with semi-retirement!
About yourself: Born and raised in central Massachusetts, I am a Suffolk University graduate from the Class of 2021. I pursued a degree in marketing with a minor in management. I have played baseball my entire life and have a passion for all sports.
Why you Love Recruiting: Recruiting gives me the opportunity to help others find a career that they will be happy with. Helping those find the right fit is a rewarding feeling.
Fun Facts: I have spent a lot of time volunteering in many different communities including a weeklong trip to Haiti through the Be Like Brit Foundation!
Favorite Quote: “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” – Ferris Bueller
Favorite Song: My Way – Frank Sinatra
Favorite Book: Harry Potter Series
Favorite Movie: My Cousin Vinny
What did you want to be when you were young?: A professional baseball player
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Spending time with friends and family.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
Having grown a lot from my experience at Masis, hopefully starting a family of my own!
About yourself: I love baseball, cooking, and watching sports
Why you Love Recruiting: I love the idea of helping someone find the life they have been striving for.
Fun Facts: I am working on a black belt.
Favorite Quote: “Everyone has a plan until they get Punched in the mouth”- Mike Tyson
Favorite Song: “Vienna” – Billy Joel
Favorite Book: “Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas”
Favorite Movie: Stand by Me
What did you want to be when you were young? Pro baseball Player
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Workout, watch tv, Play baseball
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? With a big family in a nice house.
About yourself: Born and raised in West Springfield, I have been a Massachusetts resident my entire life. I graduated from West Springfield High School in 2016, and I went on to graduate from Western New England University in 2020. In my spare time you can find me either locked away in a recording studio or enjoying some fresh air on a hike or a bike ride!
Why you Love Recruiting: Recruiting involves on of my favorite things to do – building relationships! I thoroughly enjoy meeting new people and helping others find success in their own regard, both of which recruiting allows me to do on a daily basis.
Fun Facts: I was formerly a competitive swimmer for over a decade, competing at both the local and state level.
Favorite Quote: “I will live my life full of love and full of fun. It’s the only way I know how.” – Craig Sager
Favorite Song: Keep the Family Close – Drake
Favorite Book: To Build a Fire – Jack London
Favorite Movie: Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Favorite Sports Team: Houston Rockets
What did you want to be when you were young: As a child I was infatuated with becoming a firefighter. I had a few family friends in my life that were either firefighters or in law enforcement, and seeing them help others every day made me admire what they did immensely.
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: My favorite pastime by far is creating music. From writing to producing, I love the freedom that comes with creating something entirely your own from scratch.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: Within the next 10 years I see myself hopefully settling down somewhere on the East Coast (preferably with a dog in the picture!) and continuing to build upon my career here at Masis!
About yourself: I’m a mother of two wonderful daughters from westside. I love to be challenged and enjoy taking on new adventures.
Why you Love Recruiting: Making those solid connections between clients and candidates, helping people find great employment opportunities that generate a positive career move.
Fun Facts: Never traveled on a plane
Favorite Quote: I can’t call it-Kai
Favorite Song: Toto -Africa
Favorite Book: The Notebook
Favorite Movie: Steel Magnolias and The Last of the Mohicans
Favorite Sports Team: I don’t watch a lot of sports but I love to play foosball and cornhole.
What did you want to be when you were young: A Chicopee Police officer
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Sitting in the sun on the beach or poolside with my family and enjoying quality time.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: With Masis!!!!!!!!!!
About yourself: My name is Patrick Brown and I am a Talent Acquisition Specialist with Masis Professional Group. Originally from Binghamton, NY I spent 17 years in South Carolina before returning to the North East and joining the Masis Professional team. I enjoy all technology specifically how it can be utilized to more efficiently complete a task with better results. Some of my favorite hobbies include Lacrosse, Hockey, Table Tennis & spending time with friends.
Why you Love Recruiting: It’s a wonderful feeling to connect someone with a life changing opportunity.
Favorite Quote: “My Mama says that alligators are ornery because they got all them teeth and no toothbrush.” – Bobby Bouchier
Favorite Song: Mr. Jones
Favorite Book: Needful Things
Favorite Movie: Shutter Island
Favorite Sports Team: Philadelphia Flyers
What did you want to be when you were young: Wayne Gretzky
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting:. Hockey & Lacrosse
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: Continuing to find the best ways to source the best people for MPG.
About yourself: I’m originally from Cape Cod, MA and made the move up to Buffalo, NY when I was 12 years old. Being a diehard Boston sports fan did not fare well when I was trying to make new friends! I’ve got 6 years’ experience in staffing with both direct hire and temporary placements and come from a very fast paced environment. I have a beautiful daughter, Madigan and happily married to my wife, Caitlin Connolly.
Why you Love Recruiting: I love changing people’s lives. When I first started in the industry, I didn’t fully understand what I was doing. It took one voicemail, during Christmas from a lady crying on the phone thanking me and letting me know it was the first Christmas she was able to afford presents for her kids because I found her a job. It made me appreciate this industry and understand the work we are doing is truly life changing!
Fun Facts: I am the middle child, raised by my mom and 2 sisters. Sports Fanatic. Beautiful daughter and 2 dogs. I love country music.
Favorite Quote: “You never know how strong you are, until being strong is the only choice you have”
Favorite Song: Good Ol’ Man- Drew Green
Favorite Book: Never Split the Difference- Chris Voss
Favorite Sports Team: New England Patriots
What did you want to be when you were young: I wanted to be a cop. After going through numerous interview processes, I decided it was not the right field for me and here we are!
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: I love traveling with my family. My best friend plays professional baseball, we enjoy traveling to different ball parks and cities to watch him compete.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: Working with Masis! Watching a well built division prosper, and seeing the family continue to grow; personally and professionally!
About yourself: I grew up primarily in Western New York, spending a couple years living in New England. I consider myself to be well organized, sincere, and humble. I currently reside in Buffalo, New York with my wife and our dog, Pete.
Fun Facts: I married out of my league! Growing up I played a ton of sports, hockey being my favorite. I can safely say it’s the one constant I’ve had my entire life. After playing in college, I coached, worked in the business, and currently referee NCAA and youth hockey. I can drive a Zamboni blind folded.
Why I love Recruiting: Out of college I was given the opportunity to become a Recruiter. It was a career I had never really been aware of. I quickly found myself sincerely enjoying talking to people from all over while being the liaison between the employer and job seeker. It is truly rewarding when you help a candidate find a new career opportunity and in turn, fulfill the clients’ staffing needs.
Favorite Quote: “Nothing worth having comes easy”.
Favorite Song: Vienna by Billy Joel
Favorite Book: I read the newspaper daily.
Favorite Sports Team: Buffalo Sabres.
What did you want to be when you were young: A professional athlete.
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: I enjoy going to festivals around town, live sporting events, and getting together with friends and family.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: I will be 46 years old!
About yourself: I am very laid back, passionate individual that strives for discomfort every day. I’m really into martial arts and self-help and spirituality. I strive to grow every day and better myself. I love being around my dog and friends but consider myself an introvert.
Why you Love Recruiting: I absolutely LOVE recruiting. Helping people get jobs they weren’t confident in getting at first makes me very fulfilled. It’s fun to fish for candidates and genuinely know I’m helping the candidates and clients provide for their loved ones while providing for myself. The whole helping aspect really goes full circle which I have not found in past jobs. I’m very grateful for my position and role in this company
Fun Facts: I have an adorable little dog named bear that barks at the wind, footsteps, and people he’s known since day 1. I meditate daily and do muay thai and jui jitsu 4 times a week and go to the gym regularly. I used to play hockey and loved it and still love critiquing pros with my dad.
Favorite Quote: “Get knocked down 7 times get up 8”
Favorite Song: The Scoop On Heaven – Mac Miller
Favorite Book: Rich dad, Poor dad
Favorite Movie: can’t choose 1 so interstellar, cars, and fight club
Favorite Sports Team: Blackhawks or just Sean O’Malley
What did you want to be when you were young: Marine biologist
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Hanging out in my friend’s gym while we all learn how to push ourselves harder each day
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: A humble, charismatic man with multiple side businesses and income streams helping my elder family members retire.
About yourself: I’m married to the greatest human ever. We have a 17-year-old daughter who will soon be off to college. I have two dogs who are like my children. I’m lucky to have a big family that I love spending time with, and who love unconditionally. I’ve been told I’m funny and a good listener. I consider myself a good friend, and someone who likes to be organized.
Why you Love Recruiting: I enjoy the hunt for the right candidate. I like talking to different people and hearing their experiences in the workplace, good and bad. It’s a great feeling when you’re able to match up a good candidate with a job that they love and one where they can be successful. Knowing that I was a part of that part of their happiness makes me love what I do.
Fun Facts: I’ve never met anyone with the same name as me.
Favorite Quote: “Why fit in when you were born to stand out”-Dr Seuss
Favorite Song: Anything from the 90’s
Favorite Book: I’m not really a reader
Favorite Movie: Dirty Dancing
Favorite Sports Team: Memphis Tigers or TN Titans
What did you want to be when you were young: I wanted to be an elementary school teacher.
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: I love to travel and spend time with family and friends. I enjoy cooking, creating new recipes, playing cards or board games, going to the beach or the mountains.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: In 10 years I hope to be a more successful version of myself. I want to grow in my career, possibly move out of the Memphis area and experience living in a new and exciting location.
About yourself: Methodical and disciplined. Smart worker.
Why you Love Recruiting: It helps me to connect with people and be able to bridge the needs of the client.
Fun Facts: my 7 year old son runs faster that me😉
Favorite Quote: Everything that has a beginning has an end!
Favorite Song: nothing in particular
Favorite Book: Bible & One Night @ the Call Center
Favorite Movie: Batman
Favorite Sports Team: Indian Cricket Team
What did you want to be when you were young: RD engineer
Favorite thing to do when you are NOT recruiting: Music, Volleyball, Badminton, family time.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: Lead a team in the recruitment industry.