FirstJob offers a targeted solution for employers aiming to attract, engage and evaluate the best millennial talent for their internship and entry-level positions.
By engaging each candidate in the selection process and ensuring the right hire, employee productivity, performance and retention vastly improve within entry-level roles; candidates are walking into jobs happier with their positive interview experience and more engaged in positions that are a strong fit.
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Eyal GrayevskyCEO & Co-Founder
As the original founder and visionary of FirstJob, Eyal plays an integral role in every facet of the business. His primary responsibility is assuring that the company’s strategic direction aligns with its mission to build the most effective site for millennial job seekers and recruiters alike.
Before FirstJob, Eyal worked at a recruitment agency specializing in the Aerospace and Information Technology industries. As co-manager of key accounts including Boeing, Gulfstream and Lockheed Martin, Eyal gained an expert understanding of recruiter needs. In his search for a new career path, he recognized the market opportunity for a streamlined, more effective online recruiting system. Eyal earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from the Leeds School of Business at University of Colorado, with an emphasis in finance.
James MaddoxCTO & Co-Founder
As Co-Founder and the technical mind behind FirstJob, James guides all of FirstJob’s software development, ensuring that the website and its underlying systems meet the company’s long-term business objectives. Prior to FirstJob, James was the Core Developer at MindJolt, a leading social gaming network. At MindJolt, James was responsible for feature development, scalability and maintaining developer APIs. His experience building a highly scalable product from the ground up, both functionally and conceptually, has been the driving force in developing our world-class employment site platform. James earned a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Texas.
Eduardo Ronquillo Jr.Vice President of Customer Success
Eduardo leads FirstJob’s sales team, devising strategies to acquire new customers and break into new markets. An accomplished sales professional, Eduardo has nearly 10 years’ experience in both business-to-business and consumer environments. He comes to FirstJob after serving as Business Development Specialist and Media Marketing Director for CyberAgent America, where he was awarded Most Valuable Employee twice in less than a 12 month period. Eduardo graduated from Expression College for Digital Arts where he earned a bachelor of applied science in sound arts (audio engineering).
Sean LittleVice President of Marketing & Strategic Partnerships
Sean formulates and executes the company’s marketing strategy, including all user acquisition efforts, SEO/SEM campaigns and social network initiatives. He is also responsible for developing partnerships on both the corporate and university level. With extensive experience in the internet marketing industry, Sean has the diverse knowledge required to successfully achieve FirstJob’s goal to become a household name in the online recruiting industry. He received a B.A in English from the University of Southern California, as well an M.B.A from the University of San Francisco.
Adam DeschampLead Front End Developer
Adam’s main responsibility is overseeing the accurate translation of visual design into the appropriate functionality, site architecture and user experience. In addition to his front-end development expertise, Adam has been a key member of teams that have built mobile applications, content management systems, large-scale social platforms, and photography based applications. Before joining FirstJob, Adam served as a web developer for Gold Rush Motorsports and Roni Lynn Photography, and Creative Developer for Hot Shot Media. Adam has a degree in Web Design and Interactive Media from The Art Institute of California.
Saad AlayyoubiCreative Director
Saad leads the creative efforts at FirstJob, driving the direction for all user interface design, as well as the company’s branding and marketing campaigns. Saad has spent his career as an Art Director working in the fields of architecture, digital animation, film, website and UI/UX design. He has won numerous international design awards and been featured on CNN.com, Mashable, Techcrunch among other publications.
Braydan YoungVice President of Business Development
Braydan leads FirstJob's business development team, helping acquire new partnerships and moving existing relationships forward. Braydan joins FirstJob with over six years of experience in sales and recruiting. His most recent experience comes from Betts Recruiting, a sales recruiting agency based in SF, as their 'New Business Manager.'
Amy LiuDigital Marketing Associate
Amy supports and drives marketing strategies and operations at FirstJob. She is responsible for managing FirstJob's social media marketing channels as well as the company's two blogs. She graduated with honors in 2013 from Cal's psychology department with an emphasis in cognitive psychology and research.
Alphonso CalanocHead of Sales Operations
As FirstJob's Head of Sales Operations, Alphonso helps lead the customer facing teams with back end support, implementation of internal operations and strategy. This helps our team communicate efficiently, most importantly so that all our users and partners have a great experience from the moment they land on the site. Alphonso takes his experience from being a part of launching Account Management and Customer Success teams at early stage start ups.
Brett BazziniHead of Sales
Brett’s main role is to acquire companies for FirstJob that entry level/early career candidates would want to apply to. He also spends time educating, motivating, and listening to his sales team to improve both himself and them. His experience includes: publicly traded companies, acquired startups, startups going through rounds of funding, and marketing/social media consulting. He’s internationally known to be a big goofball and dancing machine.
TJ EilauSales Development Representative
- Recent graduate from Miami University in Ohio.
- Psychology Degree and Information Systems Minor.
- Hobbies include hockey, hiking, & snowboarding.