★Professional Recruiter★ [Corporate / Technical / Executive / Government / Staffing / Sales] ►Open Networker & Recruiting 2.0 & Social Media Advocate I have over 6+ years in the Recruiting and Staffing vertical and 8+ years of experience within the Information Technology (IT) realm. I have successful Executive recruiting experience in the Corporate and Staffing fields, primarily recruiting for a wide range of positions in the Technical, Executive, Gaming, Federal Government and Sales fields, including experience within the Customer Service, Hospitality and Green industries as well. My tasks have included, but were not limited to full life cycle/full desk recruiting of Direct Hire, Contract, Temp and Managed Services opportunities. My success in the recruiting industry has been achieved through my ability to network and build relationships; the most important highlights being the management, cultivation and nurturing of relationships along with creative networking. I believe a commitment to excellence along with the ability to develop and maintain long term, mutually beneficial relationships, is required for the successful hiring of candidates. I pride myself on the incorporation of business acumen, relationship building, sound ethics, honesty and complete customer satisfaction. As a native of Las Vegas, Nevada, I have a keen understanding of the local market and solid network connections both locally and nationally. Current Interests: Executive Recruitment, Staffing, Organizational Design, Employment Branding, Social Media, Recruitment Training, Start up Recruitment, Hiring Process development, Talent Management, Hiring Metrics, International Business, HR Best Practices, Human Capital, Performance Management, In sourcing, HR Strategy, Metrics. *I am currently open to Full Time Permanent, Contract, RPO or Virtual Recruiting opportunities at this time.

Work History

Work History
Mar 2010 - Apr 2010

Independent Contract Recruiter

IBM Global Business Services
Independent contract recruiter for various positions US. (Short term contract) ongoing.
Nov 2009 - Feb 2010

Executive/IT Recruiter (Contract)

Harrah's Entertainment
Harrah's Corporate Las Vegas w/ Hudson Managed Solutions
Mar 2009 - Nov 2009

Executive Recruiter (Contract)

Resource Associates
Resource Associates of Nevada Incorporated is a Senior Level Executive, Professional Services and Information Technology firm, headquartered in Las Vegas, with a satellite location in Washington DC. Since our inception, we have successfully served our Federal, State and Local Government, along with Commercial clientele by providing various information technology solutions. Credibility, integrity, stability, loyalty and longevity are what we stand for as a company and define us as a team. Our high caliber specialists consist of a group of professionals with diverse backgrounds and extensive experience in a variety of both commercial and government industries. This knowledge provides us with the capability to utilize our real life experiences and hands on approach to turning our clients’ growth and management vision into reality.
Jun 2008 - Jan 2009

Corporate Recruiting Manager

Progressive Gaming International Corporation
I'm currently recruiting for our offices in Las Vegas, San Diego/Carlsbad, New Jersey, Canada, UK, Macau, Australia & South America and other cities. Progressive Gaming International Corporation is firmly established as a leading supplier of integrated casino and jackpot management solutions for the global gaming industry. We promote an environment and a company culture where people are free to be innovative, explore their ideas and develop exciting new ways of servicing our customers. Through our employees worldwide, we provide imaginative solutions to in excess of 1,000 casinos
Jan 2006 - Apr 2008

IT Recruiter

TEKsystems Inc
Jan 2005 - Oct 2005

Cisco Systems Inc., Procurement Manager (Hebron, Kentucky)

Pomeroy IT Solutions
Hebron, KY
Mar 2004 - Oct 2004

Cisco Support Team (US)

Cisco Systems Inc / IBM (Richardson, Texas)
US Government Accounts/Contracts Dallas/Richardson, TX
Jun 2001 - Mar 2004

Cisco Support Team (US)

Cisco Systems Inc (Las Vegas, Nevada)
Cisco hardware configuration support (US, Americas, APJ, EMEA)
Feb 2000 - Jan 2001

IT / Web Support (Las Vegas, NV)
Commercial Real Estate Dot Com Company
1999 - 2000




1993 - 2000

Industrial Organizational Psychology

University of Nevada-Las Vegas
1989 - 1993

Chaparral High School