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Ben Gotkin
Works at Recruiting Toolbox
Attended University of Maryland, College Park
Lives in North Potomac, MD
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157 people
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Occupation
Recruiting Consultant
Employment
  • Recruiting Toolbox
    Principal Consultant, 2012 - present
  • recruitDC
    Founder, 2010 - present
  • Marriott International
    Director, Talent Acquisition, 2010 - 2012
  • McGladrey
    National Recruiting Director, 2006 - 2010
  • MITRE
    Lead Recruiter, 2003 - 2006
  • Intelsat
    Senior Recruiter, 2000 - 2003
  • BAE Systems
    1996 - 2000
  • Branch Electric
    1995 - 1996
  • Dinte Resources
    1994 - 1995
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Currently
North Potomac, MD
Previously
Rockville, MD - College Park, MD - Fairfax, VA - North Springfield, VA
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DC Native, Recruiting Leader, Founder of recruitDC
Introduction

Ben has 18 years of experience in recruiting, providing strategic and tactical recruiting services to organizations including Marriott International, McGladrey, The MITRE Corporation, Intelsat and BAE Systems.  In each of these roles, Ben has been a leader in promoting the applications of technology in recruiting, advocating collaboration and community building, utilizing metrics to improve performance, providing interviewing training to management and staff, and developing out-of-the-box tactics to identify talent.

Ben is also the Founder of recruitDC, has authored a recruiting blog, spoken at several national and regional recruiting conferences, served a board member of WTPF (a DC-based HR organization) from 2006-07, and was an Expert Advisor with the Human Capital Institute.
 
Ben is a graduate of the University of Maryland at College Park with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology.
Education
  • University of Maryland, College Park
    Psychology, 1991 - 1994
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