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We would like to formally welcome Will Hunsinger to our team! Will has joined forces with Majed Itani, our fearless VP of Engineering, Tammy Wang, our exceptionally talented VP of Data Science and Analytics. Together, they and our rockstar team of engineers and data scientists will continue our mission to leverage data and machine learning to make hiring and recruiting more efficient.
(GlobeNewswire) Riviera Hires Tech Entrepreneur Will Hunsinger as COO
Hunsinger Joins Forces with Recently Appointed VP of Data Science and Analytics to Redefine Recruiting Industry
San Francisco, CA, August 10, 2016 — Riviera, a tech-enabled recruiting firm providing services to tech companies seeking the best engineering talent, has announced the appointment of Will Hunsinger as chief operating officer. An experienced entrepreneur who has co-founded and held the title of CEO at several startups, Hunsinger is expressly qualified to assist Riviera with its mission to redefine the recruiting industry using technology and data science.
Prior to joining Riviera, Hunsinger was digital practice director for private equity fund TPG Growth, the growth platform of TPG Capital. Prior to TPG, Hunsinger was Chairman, CEO and co-founder of SportsStream (acquired by Facebook), served as CEO and President of Vulcan Ventures-backed Evri and also served as Entrepreneur in Residence for the Seattle-based, consumer-focused venture capital firm, Maveron. He previously held senior positions at Gap, Inc., Overture (acquired by Yahoo!) and Accenture. Hunsinger currently serves on the Board of Directors of Adknowledge and Parnell Veterinary Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: PARN).