Industry Veteran Joins Recruiting Market Leader to Further Accelerate Profitable Market Expansion
WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Employ Inc., the parent company of JazzHR, Lever, Jobvite, and NXTThing RPO, today announces the appointment of Kirsten Maas Helvey as President and General Manager of Jobvite. In this role, Helvey will lead Jobvite’s strategy, operations, and execution, while focusing on accelerating innovation, driving operational improvement, and delivering differentiated experiences to strengthen the company’s position within the multi-billion-dollar talent acquisition market. As a member of the Employ executive leadership team, Helvey will report to CEO Pete Lamson.
“We are thrilled to welcome Kirsten to Jobvite,” said Lamson. “Kirsten’s deep HCM experience, customer-first approach, and proven-track record of building successful businesses make her uniquely positioned for this role. Both Jobvite and our customers will benefit tremendously from Kirsten’s leadership. She is the ideal leader to propel the company forward to our next phase of growth.”
Helvey’s professional career spans over three decades and includes 15 years at Cornerstone OnDemand where she held leadership roles as SVP of Global Client Success, SVP of Consulting Services, and Chief Operating Officer. During her leadership tenure, she oversaw Cornerstone’s global business operations and client satisfaction while helping grow the company to support more than 3,500 customers, 2,000 employees and drive $500 million in revenue. Most recently, she served as the CEO and Co-Founder of Instil, a cloud solution developed to unlock the potential of nonprofits and establish meaningful connections with their community.
Helvey’s extensive background also includes providing operational expertise and consultation to Fortune 500 companies using enabling technologies. Additionally, Helvey has served on the Board of several organizations, including Perceptyx and Gainsight, and has been a strategic advisor to Acadian Ventures and Artist.
“I’m incredibly honored to join Jobvite during this next pivotal phase of growth,” said Helvey. “We have a unique opportunity to dominate the industry with the breadth and depth of our purpose-built recruiting solutions. I’m eager to guide and lead the Jobvite team as we transform the TA space while furthering our mission of helping organizations overcome today’s most complex recruiting challenges.”
Helvey joins Jobvite during a period of substantial growth for Employ. With the recent addition of Lever, Employ is disrupting the talent acquisition landscape as the largest provider of Recruiting and Talent Acquisition solutions and services.
About Employ Inc.
Employ Inc. empowers organizations of all sizes to overcome their greatest recruiting and talent acquisition challenges. Offering a combination of purpose-built, intelligent technologies, services, and industry expertise, Employ provides SMB to global enterprises with a single solution for recruiting and growing a diverse workforce. Through its JazzHR, Lever, Jobvite, and NXTThing RPO brands, Employ serves more than 18,000 customers across industries. For more information, visit www.employinc.com.