At CEO (Boardroom Media) we track over 1,000,000 startups and over 5,000,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and board members we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.
This list showcases the top Columbia based CEO’ operating in the Recruiting space. If you think a CEO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected]
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
Chairman & CEO of Pedago
An E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year National Winner, Tom is the former Chairman/CEO of Rosetta Stone and was previously on the management board at Bridgewater Associates. He has an MBA from INSEAD and a B.A. in history from Bristol University.
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About Bizy, Pedago, Workaround LLC: Pedago focuses on the development of online education solutions and interactive courses.
Founder & CEO of VisitDays
Sujoy is the Founder and CEO of VisitDays. He comes from a family of academics and loves all thing related to education and technology. He received his B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Penn State University.
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About VisitDays: Reimagining the Admissions Office
Founder & CEO of VanHack
Ilya Brotzky is the Founder & CEO at VanHack
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About Brazil Career Blueprint, VanHack: VanHack is simply the fastest way for companies to hire tech talent. Over 100,000 verified developers from 100+ countries
Chief Executive Officer of Pacific Architects and Engineers
John Heller has served as the Chief Executive Officer of PAE since December 2013. In this role, he has led the company’s progression into an industry-leading provider of services to the U.S. government. He has overseen the company’s expansion through two major acquisitions in 2015, as well as the successful sale of the company from Lindsay Goldberg, LLC to Platinum Equity in 2016. Under John’s leadership, the company has been successful in growing organically by focusing on superior performance, and in integrating adjacent capabilities, particularly in the national security sector, into its portfolio of services. Prior to joining PAE, John served as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Engility Corporation, after the company was spun-off from L-3 Communications. Before accepting his role at Engility, John served as President of the Professional Support Services Division of L-3 Communications, a position he accepted in April 2012 to support Engility’s transition to operating as an independent and publicly traded company. Before joining L-3, John held several leadership positions at Harris Corporation, including President of Harris IT Services. He also served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Multimax, Inc. and led its sale to Harris Corporation in 2007. John started his career in the U.S. Army serving five years in various leadership positions as a logistics officer. John is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and received a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Pittsburgh. He serves on the Business Alumni Association Board of Directors for the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business and College of Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh, and has been named as a Distinguished Alumni Honoree. In addition to serving his alma mater, John has made significant contributions to charitable causes in the local community, specifically through his involvement on the Executive Leadership Team of the American Heart Association’s Greater Washington Heart Walk. In recognition of his success as CEO and his many contributions outside of the office, John was honored with the GovCon Executive of the Year award in November 2015.
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About Pacific Architects and Engineers: Pacific Architects and Engineers provider of services that support military readiness, peacekeeping missions, nation building activities.
CEO of iHelper
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About iHelper: iHelper is a P2P marketplace for local services.
Founder/CEO of GroceryU
Mark Travis is a Founder, CEO, CTO, and President at GroceryU.
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About GroceryU: We are an online/mobile, College Campus, discount Grocery/Meal Plan service. $0.99 Delivery. No Minimum Order. No Membership Fee.
President & CEO & Director of BCM Resources
Dale McClanaghan is a President & CEO at BCM Resources Corporation.
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About Bank of Montreal (BMO), BCM Resources: BCM Resources is a Vancouver-based, mineral exploration company primarily focused on the discovery of viable molybdenum deposits.
Co-Founder and CEO of LocalSolo Freelance
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About LocalSolo Freelance: Find the Top Freelancers in Your City
Editor and CEO of Inside Higher Ed
Scott Jaschik, Editor, Inside Higher Ed, has been published in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, and Salon. He is a member of the board of the Education Writers Association.
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About Inside Higher Ed: Inside Higher Ed is the online source for news, opinion, and jobs related to higher education.