Latest News for: Ottawa recruitment


Last-mile logistics firm GoFor leads Ottawa firms on Globe and Mail's fastest-growing companies list

Ottawa Business Journal 24 Sep 2021
Ottawa-based last-mile logistics platform GoFor just keeps delivering when it comes to racking up industry accolades in 2021 ... GoFor was the highest-ranked Ottawa company on the list with three-year revenue growth of 3,744 per cent ... For the first time, two Ottawa-based companies cracked the top 20 ... NewFound Recruiting (212%)* 208.

ExcelHR co-founder Kathryn Tremblay named Ottawa's 2021 CEO of the Year

Ottawa Business Journal 09 Sep 2021
The co-founder and CEO of Ottawa-based excelHR launched her entrepreneurial career more than 30 years ago, building an operation so thin on capital it couldn’t afford a fax machine into a series of firms that are among the country’s leading staffing and recruitment agencies.

Family atmosphere extends to coaches in OU football program

The Ottawa Herald 09 Sep 2021
Family means everything in the Ottawa University football program. The coaches preach it to recruits ... “We preach it and talk about it so much in our recruiting and our actual team ... Ottawa head football coach Kent Kessinger knows the program is in good hands with his former players.

Foreign markets 'opening up' for Giatec Scientific after COVID-fuelled lull

Ottawa Business Journal 13 Aug 2021
A cutting-edge Ottawa cleantech firm hopes millions of dollars in new federal funding will help kickstart its push into foreign markets that stalled amid widespread COVID-19 shutdowns ... “They’re hiring anywhere they can, including Ottawa. There’s lots of recruiting happening from San Francisco, Silicon Valley.

West Ottawa legend Ameer Ismail accepts coaching job at Kalamazoo College

The Holland Sentinel 11 Aug 2021
Ismail, who made a name for himself as an All-American linebacker at Western Michigan, has recently accepted a job as defensive coordinator and recruiting coordinator at Division III Kalamazoo College. The West Ottawa grad will be back in his old stomping grounds to get recruits on a regular basis ... Ameer Ismail puts on defensive camp at West Ottawa ... .

COLUMN: Embracing difficulty: Why higher ed matters

The Huntsville Item 06 Aug 2021
I struggled because I couldn't remember what I read ... Upon graduating from high school, I was fortunate enough to be recruited by various colleges to play football. I decided to attend Ottawa University in Kansas. Three other members of my high school football team also decided to attend Ottawa. That is where my college career started ... ....

Jake Gaul brings experience, success to OU baseball coaching staff

The Ottawa Herald 05 Aug 2021
The Ottawa University baseball team, fresh off a record-setting season, has a new pitching coach ... II Eastern New Mexico University, recently joined the Ottawa coaching staff. "We are excited to add Jake to our coaching staff," Ottawa coach Gabe Grinder ... He is a great relationship builder and will fit in well with the culture we have built at Ottawa.

Bubba Blevins, Trey Bones snare scholarships after building relationship with OU coach

The Ottawa Herald 05 Aug 2021
For college coaches, building those relationships during the recruiting process is a huge thing. Ottawa University golf coach Phil McClintock is attempting to find not only good golfers, but high character individuals, for his program. McClintock did not have to look far for two recruits.

Former OU football player returns home to join Braves coaching staff

The Ottawa Herald 29 Jul 2021
A former Ottawa University football player returns to his roots ... "It is great to get Wes back as a member of our staff," Ottawa coach Kent Kessinger said. "Since his graduation from OU, he has proven to be a great coach and recruiter.

2 Penn State linebackers make Butkus Award watch list; Nittany Lions commit makes high school ...

Penn Live 26 Jul 2021
Read more ... Luketa arrived at Penn State from Ottawa, Ontario, as a four-star recruit in the Class of 2018 ... Read more ... Smith arrived at Penn State in 2019 as a five-star recruit and the No ... Read more ... Wylie is a three-star recruit in the 247Sports composite rankings, and he checks in as the No ... Johnson is a four-star recruit who is committed to Rutgers ... .

People on the Move: Canadian Chamber chief economist Trevin Stratton to lead Deloitte’s economics advisory practice

Ottawa Business Journal 18 Jul 2021
People on the Move is supported by Boyden, connecting great leaders with great companies in Ottawa, across Canada and worldwide ... The 38-year-old economist was approached by a recruiter for the Ottawa-based job ... but mostly grew up in Ottawa, where he excelled in school and sports ... People on the move across Ottawa.

COVID vaccine research looks at immunocompromised

North Shore News 15 Jul 2021
Ottawa researchers ... They expect to recruit 1,400 people from more than a dozen hospitals ... The study on immune conditions is getting $2.5 million and plans to recruit 460 participants from 12 sites across Canada, including Ottawa, Montreal, Toronto, Halifax, Calgary and Winnipeg.

OU men's tennis adds Texas prep player

The Ottawa Herald 14 Jul 2021
“Judah is someone that has been a privilege to work with during the recruitment process,” Ottawa tennis coach Jacob Mishkin.

Former OHLers helping disadvantaged and deserving kids get into the swing of golf

Ottawa Business Journal 29 Jun 2021
They’re looking to recruit up to eight deserving youth between the ages of 11 and 16 from Ottawa neighbourhoods hit hard by the pandemic ... “And hopefully lasting impacts, too, with giving kids future memberships at courses around Ottawa ... Ottawa 67’s for his three seasons in the OHL.