We are very excited to have Joshua on the RecruitingBlogs team
Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) August 26, 2009
RecruitingBlogs.com, the social network for recruiting and HR professionals, recently announced the appointment of Josh Akers as Vice President of National Sales. In this position, Mr. Akers will be a key point of contact for clients of RecruitingBlogs and a key member of the team responsible for the ongoing expansion and development of the rapidly growing site.
“We are very excited to have Joshua on the RecruitingBlogs team,” says Jason Davis, CEO of RecrutingBlogs.com. “Joshua is a respected industry leader who knows a lot about the recruiting and HR industries. Our clients will appreciate his understanding of their needs and commitment to the industry.”
Josh comes to RecruitingBlogs.com with over a decade of experience and significant contributions to the Online Recruitment and Human Resources Technology industries. Akers has worked for such notable companies as Arbita, Climber.com, JobsCentral.com, Beaker.com, NextSource and Monster.
“RecruitingBlogs.com brings a whole different dynamic to the space and always has,” says Akers. “I’ve always believed in the community and I’m very excited and honored to be a part of the organization.”
Josh is a graduate of Indiana University and sits on the advisory board for at Doostang.com, has been an award-winning blogger and writer and has co-founded non-profit employment initiatives such as, GreenCollarCareers.com and Project Grad-Cap.
Akers is responsible for executing on RecruitingBlogs.com's commercial strategies and supplementing business development efforts as needed. He currently resides in Indianapolis, Indiana with his wife, Maggie and son, Gabe. He is obsessed with Mid-Century Modern architecture and design, an admitted coffee-snob, orchid-grower and enthusiast, workaholic and self-proclaimed "Champion of Fun".
“I’m really looking forward to helping RecruitingBlogs.com continue to change the recruiting landscape and have a lot of fun doing it,” said Josh.
RecruitingBlogs.com is a community for Recruiters and HR Professionals established in 2006. As of this writing, the network has 18,000 members. RecruitingBlogs.com also runs recruiting related sites: Recruiting101.com, HashJobs.com, RecruitingConferences.com, RecruitingTools.com and JobBoarders.com (with ERE Media).
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