Founder and President: Teresa Murphey

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Thanks for stopping by to learn a bit more about me and our team!  I’m Teresa Murphey and I’m the founder and President of Hire Ventures, Inc. I’m an entrepreneur at heart and absolutely love working with other entrepreneurs and small business owners to simplify all things HR and Recruiting!

Back in 2001 when I started Hire Ventures, I recognized the need for small companies to have expert level HR and Recruiting services when they need it, without paying the high salary for a full-time HR resource or high dollar contingency recruiting fees.  I established Hire Ventures in 2001 to fill this need, providing expert level on-demand HR and Recruiting services to small, growing companies, making them more strategic, effective and successful.

From my professional bio:  Teresa earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management with a focus in Human Resources from Montana State University, and a Professional Human Resources (PHR) certificate from the Society of Human Resource Management.  She is actively involved in a variety of Professional Human Resource, Technology and Entrepreneurial groups in Atlanta as well as in her local church and community. Teresa is also a member of Entrepreneurs’ Organization International and EOA here in Atlanta.

I have been married for 16 years to my husband Gregg, we have two daughters who are 9 and 13 and we live in a wonderfully diverse community in Brookhaven, GA.  I love to camp (by camp I mean glamp in a camper!) which brings me back to my Montana roots and keeps me grounded.  I love to spend time with family and friends, enjoy good coffee, really good wine and everything in between!

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Lead Talent Consultant: Robin Einarson

IMG_0207I am Robin Einarson and I am the Lead Talent Consultant at Hire Venture, Inc. After starting my career in the accounting field, I quickly learned that I was not where I was meant to be. When an opportunity to move into recruiting came up I jumped at the chance! I love people and working with hiring managers and candidates to understand their needs and interests was a natural fit for me.

Robin earned a BS degree in Accounting from Southeastern Louisiana University. Robin has experience successfully recruiting for a variety of different industries, as well as a broad range in types of positions. Robin has had a great deal of experience working with hiring managers on newly created positions and navigating through the process of what is truly needed to make that role a successful addition to their team.

I have been married to my husband Brad for 16 years and we have an 12-year-old son and a 8-year-old daughter. We live in Cumming, GA currently but we have made our rounds in the Atlanta area, having lived in Vinings, Dunwoody, and the Emory area as well. We love traveling as much as we can, watching and attending sporting events of all kinds, spending time with our family and friends, and being involved with our church and school communities.

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*Fun Fact: About 16 years ago, Robin and Teresa, along with their then fiancés (now husbands), took a ballroom dancing for engaged couples class together in preparation for their upcoming weddings. They got married a month apart and have been dancing through HR and Recruiting ever since!

Senior Talent Consultant: Kathy Callander

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My name is Kathy and I am the Senior Talent Consultant for Hire Ventures. I have over 20 years of experience in consulting and coaching leaders while providing HR process and system implementation. I have provided support to organizations in various industries including telecom, manufacturing, aerospace, transportation, non-profit, and professional services. I have also supported various sized companies, from small start-up organizations to Fortune 500 corporations. My expertise includes organizational development and design, leadership development and coaching, talent management, system and policy implementation, compliance, workforce planning, compensation analysis, and strategic planning.

My accomplishments include full life-cycle recruiting for various verticals under strict deadlines, incorporating new processes, filling hard-to-fill roles, sourcing and engaging passive candidates and providing a ”better than amazing” candidate experience.  In my role as an HR Consultant, I work to quickly become a trusted advisor and seek to increase team member engagement through honest conversations and approachability.

I am a proud graduate of the University of Central Florida in Orlando, FL with a BSBA Degree in Business Management.  I currently have my Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification and plan to sit for SHRM – SCP (Senior Certified Professional) certification this year.

Talent Consultant: Natalie Fitzgibbons

My name is Natalie Fitzgibbons and I’m thrilled to be part of this talented, ambitious and creative group of women as I launch my career into HR!

I’m originally from Reading, Pennsylvania but have lived in Atlanta since 2006 and can’t say enough great things about the city and the South.

I graduated from the University of Alabama in May of 2017 (Roll Tide) and am currently pursuing my M.B.A. with a concentration in Human Resource Management at Brenau University. After working in Digital Marketing and Communications following graduation, I’ve transitioned to this new role in HR and look forward to learning more about all aspects of the industry.

I’m an avid sports fan who loves all things football and can often be found watching a game or tuning into a sports podcast. I love spending time with friends and family and enjoy activities that keep me active, present and energized for opportunities to come. I’m looking forward to a meaningful career in HR with the Hire Ventures team and am excited to dedicate my skillset to our goals and initiatives!

Technical Talent Consultant:  Ankit Dogra

My name is Ankit Dogra and I recently moved to Atlanta from Los Angeles. I am excited to join the Hire Ventures team as a Technical TAnkitalent Consultant!  One of my favorite things about recruiting is matching the right talent with the right company.  It makes all the difference as the right talent can help shape a company’s future.

I have over 5 years of recruiting experience working in both the agency world as well as a corporate environment providing exceptional talent to various industries including tech, entertainment, finance and accounting, and nonprofits.

I’ve been married now for 7 years to a nurse and we have a son who recently turned 2. I enjoy hiking, going on road trips (I’ve done two cross country road trips!), and writing.

Talent Consultant:  Lily Rincon

My name is Lily Rincon and I am a Talent Consultant at Hire Ventures, Inc. I began my career as an Account Executive working closely with clients nationwide in various industries. I was recruited into my first recruiting role in 2012, where I was able to partner with clients and work with candidates finding the right match for both. The VP I worked for in California once told our team, “you will either love recruiting or you won’t”. I knew right away that I loved it and that I had found the perfect career for myself!

I have since worked in both agency and corporate positions recruiting for companies in the Technology, Manufacturing, Non-Profit, and Accounting industries. I have experience partnering with hiring managers to fill both high-volume positions to build entire sales teams and also more operational and executive-level positions. I truly enjoy working with hiring managers to navigate the entire screening and hiring process to find the right fit for their company.

IMG_6691-1959707399-1537290909545.jpgI earned my Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism and Electronic Media from the University of Tennessee. My husband, Kris, and I have been married for four years, have a three-year-old daughter, and a baby boy. I am from Knoxville, but together we have lived in Los Angeles, Raleigh and are now enjoying making our home here in Atlanta.

We really enjoy exploring the city, spending time outdoors, sporting events, and being with friends and family whenever possible.