Delafield, WI (PRWEB) December 16, 2013
Montage, a provider of purpose-built video interviewing solutions to the Global 5000, announced today that Shawn Boyer, founder and chairman of Snagajob, has joined the company's Board of Directors. Boyer joins current board members Jim Pavlik, partner at Baird Venture Partners; Bill Schleicher, president and COO of GCI; Judy Owen, general partner at Calumet Venture Fund; and Kurt Heikkinen, Montage president and CEO.
"I'm very pleased to welcome Shawn to our board. The founder of Snagajob, Shawn has been nationally recognized for his success growing a business from the start-up phase into the nation's largest hourly employment network, and helping to employ millions of people for thousands of clients," stated Montage President and CEO Kurt Heikkinen. "His commitment to creating solutions for employees and employers makes Shawn an ideal addition to our board. His expertise growing a business in this field is particularly valuable as Montage continues to achieve accelerated growth," he explained.
Boyer was CEO of Snagajob from 2000 to 2013 before he became chairman. During his tenure as CEO, Snagajob was named to both Fortune Magazine's "25 Best Small & Medium Size Companies to Work For" list and Deloitte's "Technology Fast 500" for five years, consecutively. Boyer is a graduate of the College of William and Mary and the Washington & Lee School of Law. He received his LL.M. in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center.
"For nearly 15 years, I've focused my energy on workforce and hiring issues. Montage's concentration in this area and their commitment to evolving the hiring process by helping companies transform from traditional to video interviewing, fits perfectly with my interest in leveraging technology to achieve superior hiring experiences and HR solutions," Boyer explained. "As more and more companies are recognizing the significant value video interviewing delivers, Montage is poised as the clear leader in a sector that is approaching exponential growth. I'm pleased to have this opportunity to work with Kurt and the board during such an exciting time," he added.
Montage offers the most mature video interviewing solution available, purpose-built to transform the hiring experience one smile at a time. Applying an enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) model, Montage is the solution of choice for companies pursuing a hiring advantage. By extending talent reach, elevating employer brand, reducing travel, and minimizing costs, Montage engages candidates and hiring teams throughout the process, driving faster decisions and improving quality of hire. A privately held company, Montage is headquartered in Wisconsin and located on the Web at http://www.montagetalent.com.