Ventura Partners’ Founder Julie Ford, along with Robert Damon (Bob Damon), were interviewed by Hunt Scanlon on the topic of how the emergence and evolution of LinkedIn has compelled a new model in the recruiting industry. LinkedIn has made the recruiter’s once sacrosanct golden Rolodex virtually obsolete — and no longer a key networking differentiator. The result is widening demand for a ‘culture of collaboration’ among recruiting partners and between search firms and clients.
Founded in 1998 in Steamboat Springs, Gary Hammerslag revolutionized the snowboard boot with his dial-based closure system. Since its initial creation, Boa has become the leading designer and manufacturer of dial-based closure systems that are utilized in various shoe applications, sports, utility wear, and medical products.
Successfully identified and recruited a defensive coordinator for one of the Power 5 conference schools.
Community Investors, owned by CIP Capital, is a leading technology company providing SaaS-based solutions to businesses and groups dedicated to the support of homeowners.
A leading, private equity backed, technology-enabled B2B services company marketing a wide array of services to over 1500 clients across industries including several companies in the Fortune 1000. The company focuses on offering fraud deterrent/detection services as well as providing investigative and security consulting services, such as general and financial investigations, due diligence, litigation support, insurance services and environmental services.
Confluence Outdoor, a premiere designer and manufacturer of canoes, kayaks and accessories, is the country’s leading provider of watersport products. Owned by J.H. Whitney & Co., Confluence is committed to helping every customer find their paddling passion.
Convene is the nation’s fastest growing, hospitality industry disruptor with an expanding network of meeting, event, and conference venues that combine technology, culinary, production, and human-centered design into a transformative user experience. In partnership with leading commercial landlords, the company also leverages its workplace as a service platform to provide on-demand solutions for building tenants and their employees.
Located at the base of Mt. Hood in Hood River, Oregon, Altamont Capital-owned Dakine builds backpacks, travel bags, accessories, outerwear and clothing for people who love to surf, snowboard, skateboard, mountain bike, ski, windsurf, kiteboard and travel.