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rise44 is a progressive executive search firm focused on the growth and success of leading Internet and digital technology companies. We recruit exceptional professionals for exceptional companies.

“I can't thank rise44 enough for doing such an awesome job for all of the Evolve business units over the last few months. Top down, across ownership and senior leadership - nothing but great feedback about your work, the candidates, understanding of our needs, and style."

Jason Holland, EVP Operations - Evolve Media 

“We were using several recruiters in our search for a VP and Randy was relentless in finding us the candidate we ultimately hired. We appreciated the tenacity he showed in helping us find the right person."

Ben Kartzman, CEO - Spongecell 

“All four positions were filled by candidates that Randy sourced. Randy did a thorough job of understanding our requirements and finding candidates that were an exceptional fit for our needs. As new positions arise, I will only have one number that I call."

Andrea Haldeman, Chief Revenue Officer - Inuvo 

"Randy has the very unique advantage of having decades of first hand experience building and running market leading sales organizations. I know that when I work with Randy he is going to find candidates that he would hire himself were he were in my place. His integrity, friendly spirit and work ethic is not equaled in the industry."

Bryce Emo, SVP, Sales & Partnerships - 4C Insights 

"Randy Mountz and rise44’s recruiting services are a great value, and I would highly recommend them. He and his team removed the risk from hiring while ensuring our company had the very best industry talent to choose from and ultimately hire."

Chris Waters, COO - EvoClip 

"Randy Mountz made the recruiting process as easy and efficient as possible so we could focus on growing our business. Randy's team delivered on our several asks of qualified candidates, saving us time, money and effort with identifying the right candidates across different levels of need with experience."

Rob Thiel, SVP of Ad Sales - Resignation Media 

“Randy took the time to understand what I was looking for, and introduced extremely qualified candidates. As always, he paid great attention to detail from start to finish, and we ended the process with success."

Jim Kleinick, Regional Vice President, Central - Videology 

“It’s rare you find someone with such passion and enthusiasm as a recruiter who also has a wealth of experience in all areas of media.“

Lisa Gordon, VP Midwest Sales - Digilant 

"Randy understood our immediate need, and worked quickly to get the pool of exceptional candidates to us.“

Melanie Clayton, Human Resources - Inuvo 
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