NEW YORK (January 12, 2015) – Jobplex is pleased to announce that Don Zinn has joined the firm as executive vice president and will be based in the New York office. Zinn brings more than 30 year’s sales, management and hiring experience to the firm. He is a member of the firm’s Advanced Technology, Consumer Products, and Industrial practice groups.
Prior to joining Jobplex, Zinn served as co-founder and managing partner of Exigent Search Partners, a boutique search firm based in Tarrytown, NY. Previously, Zinn served as EVP, founder and managing director of Starpoint Executive Search, a boutique within the staffing company at Starpoint Solutions.
A CEO and entrepreneur with 30+ year’s sales, management and hiring experience, Zinn is focused on helping organizations grow through people-focused management. He is a frequent speaker and author of many articles about turnover, employee selection and satisfaction, and entrepreneurship. He has founded 7 companies, raised over $25 million in private and venture equity, sold 3 companies and has been an Inc. 500 winner and a finalist in the E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year Award.
Zinn focuses on helping early to mid-stage fast growing technology and services companies to scale to the next level and successfully fill out their management teams. Zinn’s experience as CEO and COO of several venture funded tech companies has aided in the development and success of his executive search career.
“We are very excited to welcome Don to the Jobplex team,” said Justin Hirsch, president of Jobplex. “Don’s unique background working with emerging companies mirrors Jobplex’s emerging leader platform, making him a valuable new addition.”
Zinn holds a BS in Industrial & Labor Relations from Cornell University and an MBA from New York University. Zinn serves as VP/Treasurer of the Board of Directors of the Cornell ILR Alumni Association and is a volunteer and former long term board member for the Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, Valhalla, New York.
Jobplex leads the recruiting industry in offering diversified search services for your company’s next generation executive leader. Established in 1996, Jobplex has more than 15 offices located throughout North America and South America, providing solutions for clients from coast to coast. Our customized search offerings and performance-based fee structure provide solutions from a Single Search to Project Recruitment. For more information on Jobplex, visit www.jobplex.com.