The current economic climate has forced the increased adoption of certain recruiting strategies including video interviewing; Jake has the deep experience to drive sales in our emerging markets and is an outstanding addition to the InterviewStream team.
Bethlehem, PA (PRWEB) September 7, 2010
InterviewStream.com, the premier provider of video interviewing solutions, announced today that they have named Jake Burke, Vice President of Sales. In his new role, Burke will identify and serve corporate recruiters and human resources executives with a customizable interviewing platform which offers state-of-the-art web-based technologies and tailor-made, recruiting programs.
“Given our long history of unparalleled growth Jake is perfectly poised to spearhead our global sales expansion and partnerships,” said Randy Bitting, InterviewStream’s CEO. “The current economic climate has forced the increased adoption of certain recruiting strategies including video interviewing; Jake has the deep experience to drive sales in our emerging markets and is an outstanding addition to the InterviewStream team.”
Continuing the momentum generated by the current InterviewStream team, who has executed more than 150,000 video interviews for clients around the world, Burke, will also be responsible for strategic integrated solutions with partnerships for staffing firms, RPOs, and applicant tracking systems
“As travel budgets are cut and more applicants flood the candidate pool, I’m seeing more and more companies changing their hiring methods and therefore the way they screen potential employees,” says Burke. “InterviewStream provides a best-in-class video interview solution and I’m thrilled to join the only team that, for nearly eight years, has offered a much-needed solution – live or recorded interviewing - to companies seeking to improve their fiscal and environmental climate saving them both time and money” he continued.
Burke has over 10 years of experience in providing solutions to the career transition, recruiting industry and college career centers. Most recently, Burke was Vice President of Sales with Internships.com where he was responsible for business development and sales. Internships.com is the leader in the democratizing the process of posting, applying and preparing students for internships. Prior to Internships.com, Burke spent 9 years at CS Information Technologies leading all sales activities and growth for their CareerSearch and SearchExpo data base products.
As InterviewStream’s VP of Sales, Burke joins a well-established team of technology and recruiting-services professionals. The Company maintains a roster of more than 400 clients, including the world’s largest outplacement firm. InterviewStream also boasts a customizable product platform which offers clients state-of-the-art web-based video interview solutions and unique-to-job interview technologies as well as on-site, tailor-made recruiting and training programs for a workforce of any size.
Burke is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Lowell and resides in Alpharetta, Georgia. For more information about the InterviewStream suite of products, contact Kristi Hughes at 215-816-2954 or Kristi(at)manavistapr.com.
InterviewStream, LLC (http://www.InterviewStream.com) is the premier provider of video interviewing solutions. Since InterviewStream’s launch in 2003, the highly-acclaimed and award-winning company continues to innovate and to set the market pace for cost-effective and climate-friendly recruiting best practices. Their strategic evolution and the increase adoption of enterprise video has allowed the company to launch unique market tools which provide employers with a web-based system to invite candidates record responses to pre-defined video question sets or connect with hiring staff over live video-conference interviews. Additionally, their services include the leading video practice interview system and video virtual career fairs as well as viral hits, exciting competitions and sales training platforms to improve verbal and non-verbal communication.
Our product suite of proprietary online technology provides video interview solutions to hundreds of employers, college career centers, and workforce investment boards around the globe, including nine of the top 10 MBA Programs and the world's leading global outplacement firm.
InterviewStream, LLC is a privately held company headquartered outside of Philadelphia in Bethlehem, PA.