SmartRecruiters appoints Bob Memmer as Chief Revenue Officer

Memmer to oversee all global sales

San Francisco – April 13, 2021 – SmartRecruiters is excited to announce the appointment of Bob Memmer as its new Chief Revenue Officer. As more companies ramp up hiring in this next phase of recovery, Bob will focus on delivering and scaling Hiring Success globally so companies can transform their efforts and find the best talent. In this expanded role, Bob will oversee worldwide sales functions at the company. 

Since Bob joined the company in 2016, SmartRecruiters has seen record enterprise growth, including 50% YOY growth in 2020 amidst the pandemic. During his tenure at the company, SmartRecruiters has added many large customers including LinkedIn, Visa, Twitter, Mattel, ServiceNow, and more. Bob was also instrumental in the recent strategic partnership with Cielo to reimagine the tech-enabled RPO with the best Talent Acquisition Suite for enterprises. Bob’s leadership and partnership between sales and customer success have contributed to over 90% net retention over the years. His previous roles at SmartRecruiters included North American enterprise and commercial sales. The new focus is to expand strategic enterprise growth and innovation throughout North America, Europe, and APAC. 

“I see tremendous opportunity for growth in all of our current markets,” shares Bob Memmer. “While the market has been desiring SmartRecruiters across all segments and verticals, we will analyze each area of opportunity through a measured approach to ensure we scale the business in the right way for our employees, customers, and partners.”  

“SmartRecruiters is experiencing rapid growth and investing in the long-term success of our customers and our business,” says Jerome Ternynck, Founder and CEO of SmartRecruiters. “The search for a CRO was pretty simple – SmartRecruiters is fortunate to have an extremely talented sales leader within the company to take us to the next level. As many companies across the world are focused on their own internal talent, Bob’s appointment allows the company to utilize his skills and strengths into the global role to accelerate our focus and growth across the business.”

Bob Memmer’s extensive sales leadership experience includes roles at high-growth tech companies including Salesforce, Captora, and Jigsaw.

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SmartRecruiters enables Hiring Without Boundaries™ by freeing talent acquisition teams from legacy applicant tracking software. SmartRecruiters' next-generation platform serves as the hiring operating system for 4,000 customers like Bosch, LinkedIn, Skechers, and Visa. Companies with business-critical hiring needs turn to SmartRecruiters for best-of-breed functionality, world-class support, and a robust ecosystem of third-party applications and service providers.

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