Maggie Wolgamot

Meet Maggie Wolgamot: The Engine that keeps things running at Ridgeback

Maggie Wolgamot is a dynamic professional with a rich background in recruiting, education, and athletics. She currently holds the esteemed position of Vice President of Recruiting at Ridgeback Business Solutions, where she spearheads the talent acquisition strategy and fosters invaluable relationships within the industry.

Maggie’s journey has been marked by her unwavering dedication and passion. A graduate of Purdue University, she majored in English while also pursuing double minors in French and Sociology. Her academic pursuits laid a strong foundation for her future endeavors.

Early on, Maggie’s career took an intriguing turn as she joined a family-owned company in central Illinois. Tasked with managing the hiring process, she quickly discovered her knack for identifying exceptional talent. This pivotal experience ignited her passion for recruiting, leading her to eventually transition into this field full-time.

An accomplished athlete, Maggie’s achievements extend beyond the corporate realm. During her time at Purdue, she excelled in Cross Country, Indoor Track, and Outdoor Track, focusing on grueling long-distance events like the steeplechase and 3,000meters. Her athleticism and determination were further exemplified by her participation in six marathons, culminating in a personal best time at the prestigious Boston Marathon in 2018.

Maggie Wolgamot
Maggie Wolgamot At Boston Marathon

Maggie’s commitment to self-improvement extended to her academic pursuits as well. While pursuing a Masters at Eastern Illinois University, she dedicated herself to maintaining a balanced lifestyle, harmonizing her professional commitments, personal life, and her love for marathon running.
Maggie’s diverse experiences and profound insights have greatly shaped her approach to recruiting. Throughout her career, she has found profound joy in cultivating meaningful relationships and fostering connections, appreciating the opportunity to contribute to others’ professional growth and success.
Even while exploring different avenues, such as a brief stint teaching high school English, Maggie’s devotion to empowering individuals for the workforce remained steadfast. Her multifaceted journey eventually led her back to Ridgeback Business Solutions, where she manages the company’s operations alongside her full-time recruiting responsibilities.
Having recently relocated to Alabama, Maggie continues her mission at Ridgeback Business Solutions, focusing on harnessing remarkable opportunities for exceptional individuals. Her story is a testament to the power of perseverance, adaptability, and the enduring pursuit of excellence.

Maggie’s main focus on recruiting deals with positions in the Manufacturing and Financial industries.

To learn more about some of the jobs Maggie has oversight on, check out the current job openings through the links below>



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