Ian Sullivan

One half of our co-founder duo, Ian’s greatest accomplishment to date is building Venor from the ground up. After completing his Business Degree from St. FX University, Ian had many opportunities to leave Nova Scotia and work elsewhere, but the local community, high quality of life, and proximity to the ocean convinced him to remain […]

Craig Coady

Craig, the other half of the co-founder duo, has worked hard for the last 20+ years to build a reputation as a trusted talent partner. Tireless pursuits of the best talent for his clients still gives Craig the same genuine satisfaction when he knows he’s made a match that is going to see both parties […]

Shardeigh McGillivray

Shardeigh’s favourite projects are those that have an added element of difficulty in finding that ideal candidate, even more so when she has the opportunity to relocate a native Maritimer back to Atlantic Canada. Originally from Cape Breton herself, Shardeigh graduated from St. Francis Xavier University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and completed […]

Wayne Crawley

Wayne Crawley has over 25 years of experience in business development, strategy, operations, corporate effectiveness, audit, and finance sectors. Wayne actively serves the neighbourhood and works on projects that directly impact our local community. A memorable highlight of his career was being recognized in Canada’s Top 40 Under 40.  Wayne takes great pride in being a […]

Erika Hildebrand

Erika’s position allows her the pleasure and privilege to find life changing jobs for the candidates she meets. Erika is the definition of hardworking; her hustle has earned her 13 years of experience working as a recruiter.  Although currently based in Atlantic Canada, she began her career in Alberta, where she moved shortly after graduating […]

Nick Misener

Nick is the go-to guy for tech recruitment. He brings almost a decade of recruitment and human resources experience, having worked with venture capital backed start-ups through to Fortune 100 companies to solve their unique talent challenges. Nick truly believes in the importance of finding and recognizing high character, high talent individuals, and putting them in […]

Genevieve Belben

An award-winning career consultant, Genevieve has worked with organizations in the Atlantic Canada region for over 20 years and loves the interpersonal aspect of what she does. She’s driven by people. She thrives on building great relationships and is inspired by the resilience of the human race. Genevieve truly believes that people are unique and […]

Natalie Isaacs

Natalie was born and raised across the pond, living in both London and Nottingham. She holds a Performing Arts degree and worked as a performer in Europe before entering the recruitment industry in England. With over 7 years of recruitment experience with both contract and permanent placements, Natalie brings an understanding of the true value […]

Alex Armsworthy

Alex believes every challenge is best solved looking through the lens of one simple statement – ‘find a smarter way forward’. Drawing on his 20+ years of front-line sales and corporate leadership experience, Alex fully understands the power of alignment when it comes to a company’s culture and long-term individual engagement. He is a big-picture […]

JF Ratthé

JF started his entrepreneur career early having started and sold 2 successful businesses by the age of 28. He fully understands the start-up world and knows how to navigate the challenges associated having recently worked with Introhive, an AI powered SaaS platform recently recognized as a top 10 fastest growing technology company in Deloitte’s Fast 50 Awards. […]

Shaquille Smith

Shaq is a North Preston native, who received his Business Technology Management (BTM) Degree, from Acadia University in 2016. During his time at Acadia, he spent five years playing varsity basketball for the Acadia Axemen, where he was the recipient of the 2016 AUS Student-Athlete Community Service Award. Shaq is a community leader with a knack […]

Rose MacAuley

Rose brings her strong organizational and planning skills to Venor to support the consultants’ recruiting activities. She has over 9 years of experience in the recruiting field and has worked with diverse industries, including collaborating with employment assistance organizations and recruiting for offshore vessels in the highly-regulated energy sector. Rose takes a special interest in […]

Steph MacIntosh

Although Steph’s background lies in communications, her love for meeting new people, building long-lasting relationships and helping others succeed has led her to the recruitment industry. Originally from Cape Breton, Steph graduated from Mount Saint Vincent University with a Bachelor of Public Relations in 2019 where she completed 3 co-op work terms and gained experience […]

Dan McDonald

Dan brings his passion for relationship building and client-focused approach to support Venor’s recruitment practice. With over ten years of experience working in technical sales roles, he has established and cultivated positive and productive long-term relationships with clients and stakeholders. In 2021, Dan graduated with a BBA from Mount Saint Vincent University with a major […]

Tommy Grant

A Halifax native, Tommy graduated with a BBA in marketing from Acadia University in 2019. During his time at Acadia, Tommy played on the Varsity Football team where he received All Canadian Honours. Over the last 2 years, Tommy was pursuing a career in professional sports, and through sports found a passion for making connections […]

Jenna Levangie

Jenna is a Charlottetown, PEI native, but has spent the vast majority of her life living in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. She is a Saint Mary’s University graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in International Development Studies and a minor in Developmental Economics. Throughout her undergraduate degree Jenna furthered her interest in international relations and global […]

Brad Langille

Brad has developed many long-standing business relationships and an extensive network over his past 40 years in public practice. He looks back on his work experiences fondly, with his most rewarding project seeing him help save over 100 jobs and allowing a company owner to retire with pride. He is adept at connecting sellers of […]