Candie Fisher, Head of Talent Acquisition Services
Candie Fisher specializes in working with companies of all sizes to attract, hire and engage talent. She’s an operator-turned recruiter who knows how important it is to build the right team. Having been a CEO as well as a functional leader, she has a unique lens she brings to the recruitment process.
Candie loves working with growing companies and has successfully partnered with scrappy, resource-challenged startup environments to scale their teams while retaining the core of their values and culture. She is a marketer at heart and applies the fundamentals of marketing to amplify the recruiting and hiring process.
From 2014-2019, she was a partner at Notogroup Executive Search, a premier recruitment agency that works with fast-growing companies in consumer products, natural foods, outdoor gear, apparel, and more. Prior to that she was CEO of Head Rush Technologies, a global disruptor in the climbing and adventure industries. She’s also held leadership roles at Continental Airlines and Frontier Airlines among others.
Candie earned an MBA in Marketing and Finance from the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business at University of Pittsburgh and a BA in Economics and Political Science from University of Rochester. She is an avid volunteer, working with organizations including Meals on Wheels, Camber Outdoors, Junior Achievement and Share Our Strength | No Kid Hungry. She is also a Mentor at the Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado Boulder and has taught Business Communications at the college level.