October 05, 2012 // Franchising.com // Richmond-based Snagajob, America’s largest hourly employment network for job seekers and employers, announced today that Thomas Fredell has joined the company as chief technology officer. Fredell will oversee Snagajob’s engineering and product departments and is charged with enhancing and expanding the company’s product offerings and support architecture.
“We’re excited to add Thomas to Snagajob’s senior leadership team,” said Shawn Boyer, Snagajob CEO. “His world-class expertise in developing and supporting products in a rapidly growing organization will be invaluable as Snagajob continues to enhance our hourly job seeker experience and expand our talent management software solutions for hourly employers.”
“What excites me most about joining the Snagajob team is working with such talented and committed people,” Fredell said. “Snagajob’s dedication to its mission of helping hourly job seekers find right-fit positions and employers improve the hourly hiring process is second to none. I look forward to working together to create high-quality products that deliver tons of customer value.”
Prior to joining Snagajob, Fredell served as chief technology officer at IntraLinks – a leading technology provider whose solutions support content sharing and collaboration among global businesses in a flexible yet controlled environment – for 10 years, where he oversaw product development and architecture as the company grew from a start-up Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution provider to ultimately achieve an initial public offering (IPO) in 2010. He is also the founder of Membly.com, a social sharing site that helps users capture, contribute and share memories, and serves as a board member for the Knowledge Is Power Program in Massachusetts, which prepares students in underserved communities for success in college and in life.
Fredell received his bachelor’s degree in cognitive science from the University of Virginia and his MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
For more information about Snagajob, visit www.snagajob.com and www.snagajob.com/employer-solutions.
Snagajob, America’s largest hourly employment network for job seekers and employers, is the only company to provide both sourcing and talent management solutions to the hourly industry. With more than 35 million registered job seekers and the leading hourly-focused talent management system, Snagajob has been serving hourly workers and those who employ them since 2000. Headquartered in Richmond, Va., Snagajob has been named the No. 1 Best Small Company to Work for in America by the Great Place to Work Institute. To find out more, visit www.snagajob.com and www.snagajob.com/employer-solutions.