On a Mission to Simplify Hiring

WorkHere is the first chat-powered, hyperlocal candidate delivery platform. We target local talent using mobile, social, and job media advertising.

Candidates who respond are routed within seconds to a chat conversation with a trained, professional WorkHere agent. After a chat conversation confirms interest, vets basic qualifications, and answers the job seeker’s questions, the qualified candidate is referred to the employer’s recruitment team.

Team Members

Howard Bates

Co-Founder & CEO

Co-Founder & CEO, SmarterHQ
Co-Founder & President, Kratos Defense & Security Systems
Founder & CEO, Haverstick Consulting
Current Executive Chairman, SmarterHQ

Rick Wehrle

Co-Founder & CTO

Developer of 1st major job board
(became Monster.com)
14 Years product management at Monster.com
VP Analytics, VistaPrint
CTO, DirectEmployers Association

Mike Seidle

Co-Founder & COO

Founder & CEO, IndyAssociates
Co-Founder & CMO, VPSpay.com
Director of Development, DirectEmployers
Board Member, HR Open Standards Consortium

Kathy Kinder

CFO

CFO, Boosterville
CFO, Healthx
CFO, Consona Corporation
Controller, Made2Manage

Ellen Wehrle

Client Success Manager

Dominic Antonio

Marketing Manager

Rebecca Bunting

Lead Community Team

Kristen Seidle

Marketing Coordinator

Allison Planes

Community Team

Georgia Green

Client Success Manager

Ellie Dunn

Client Success Manager

Advisors

Sean Sheppard

Advisor

Founder, GrowthX & GrowthX Academy
Entrepreneur, VC
Top 20 Sale Influencer
HuffPo Contributor

Barry Clark

Advisor

EVP Sales & Marketing, SmarterHQ
Global EVP Sales, Oracle Retail Vertical
SVP Sales, ATG

Jack Nichols

Advisor

Vice President Of Product Management, Genesys
Director Global Network and Security Infrastructure, Brightpoint

Doyle J Groves

Advisor

Chief Data Scientist, Dice.com,
Principal Data Scientist, Cha-Cha
Data Scientist, ProofPoint

Will Bunker

Advisor

Founder Match.com & GrowthX

Imran Syed

Advisor

Assistant Professor of Management, Ball State University

Andrew Goldner

Advisor

Co-Founder, GrowthX
General Manager, Thomson Reuters Singapore
Associate General Counsel, DoubleClick

Brad Pillow

Advisor

Co-Founder & Chief Computer Scientist, Truevision
Senior Developer, Adobe Systems
Research Fellow, Bell Laboratories

Board Members

Rahul Kapur

Board Member

Don Courtney

Board Member

David Helmer

Board Member

Work Here at WorkHere

Last year, we helped over 50,000 people change their lives with a better job closer to home. If you love change, learning, and doing something no one has done before, WorkHere may be the place for you.

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