San Jose, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2008
Pierpoint International is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Cantu as Vice President of Recruitment Operations and Diversity. Mr. Cantu, most recently served as AVP of Staffing and Diversity for USAA, and previously as Worldwide Diversity Leader for Cisco Systems Inc.
During his recent tenure at USAA Mr. Cantu was responsible for all Diversity, Military, and College Recruiting programs, in addition to Employment Branding. As Senior Manager of Worldwide Diversity for Cisco Systems, Inc. Mr. Cantu spearheaded organizational change through the implementation of several groundbreaking diversity initiatives.
Mr. Cantu is a sought-after presenter and panel speaker on matters involving sourcing, recruiting, and diversity recruitment (e.g. Advanced Internet Recruitment Strategies Diversity Seminars, and the Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement Conference). He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Direct Employers Association. At St. Mary's University in San Antonio, Mr. Cantu earned a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology. He resides in San Antonio with his wife and children.
Pierpoint is a worldwide Recruiting Process Outsourcing (RPO) leader in multilingual passive sourcing and recruitment with deep roots in North and South America, Europe and Asia. Our cutting-edge state of the art technology allows us to engage in synergistic research and project delivery, giving our clients a cost-effective, scalable competitive advantage. Pierpoint has strong relationships with global corporations such as Symantec (Software), Foundry Networks (Internetworking), Sony Ericsson, Sun Microsystems, Varian Medical Systems, Celanese (Chemical), Wellpoint Inc. (Health), CMC (Metals), and ATK (Aerospace and Defense).
For more information please contact Lou Hires, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at 770-569-4847 or 770-355-0430 and visit us at http://www.pierpoint.com