Ridgeback Recruiting Welcomes Joe Daly as Senior Executive Recruiter

Ridgeback Recruiting Welcomes Joe Daly as Senior Executive Recruiter

New York, New York — April 10, 2024 — Ridgeback Recruiting is excited to announce that Joe Daly has joined the team as Senior Executive Recruiter and will lead all Financial Service engagements. Joe brings a wealth of experience and a proven track record from his previous roles at Activision Blizzard and Korn Ferry. His strategic hiring expertise and innovative recruitment methodologies are poised to significantly enhance Ridgeback’s offerings in the finance and accounting sector.

During his 3 year tenure at Activision Blizzard, Joe served as an Executive Recruiter where he was instrumental in evolving leadership teams and driving the successful completion of numerous high-profile placements. His role involved close collaboration with global executives, project management of searches, and the implementation of advanced sourcing techniques. Joe‘s efforts led to the placement of key roles within the company, including Studio Head at Infinity Ward Austin and CIO of Activision Blizzard, among others.

Prior to his role at Activision Blizzard, Joe was a Managing Associate at Korn Ferry for over three years, where he specialized in the recruitment of leadership positions within financial services. His responsibilities included developing and maintaining client relationships, creating targeted recruitment strategies, and managing the entire recruitment lifecycle. Daly‘s adeptness at evaluating candidate qualifications and negotiating offers ensured that “time to fill” goals were consistently met, further establishing his reputation as a trusted advisor and business partner to his clients.

In his new role at Ridgeback Recruiting, Joe will leverage his extensive experience to drive the recruitment process for finance and accounting roles, from candidate outreach and engagement to offer negotiation and onboarding. His innovative use of recruitment technologies and social media platforms will enhance candidate engagement and streamline hiring processes.

Maggie Wolgamot, Partner and VP of Operations at Ridgeback Recruiting, stated, “Joe‘s remarkable background and achievements at companies like Activision Blizzard and Korn Ferry make him an invaluable addition to our team. We are confident that his strategic vision and leadership will greatly contribute to our mission of connecting exceptional talent with leading organizations.”

Joe expressed his enthusiasm about joining Ridgeback Recruiting, emphasizing his commitment to meeting the unique needs of both clients and candidates.

About Ridgeback Recruiting
Ridgeback Recruiting is a premier recruitment firm specializing in manufacturing, marketing, operations, finance, and accounting roles. Committed to excellence, Ridgeback Recruiting provides tailored talent solutions that foster organizational growth and candidate success. For more information, visit https://ridgebackbusinesssolutions.com.


Tom Daly

Managing Partner
[email protected] / (646) 883-2927
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