Peter Harrison (Snagajob)

1776 - 1133 15th Street NW, 12th Floor Washington, DC, 20005 Washington DC
Thu, Jun 23, 2016, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

Peter Harrison is the CEO of Snagajob, one of the largest website for recruitment and hiring solutions to the hourly industry. They have recently raised $100 million, making it one of the biggest financing rounds for a DCTech startup in recent years. Previously, Peter served as CEO of GlobalLogic, a full-lifecycle product development services leader, building the company from 20 employees to more than 6,000. Prior to GlobalLogic, he led the Versata's growth of revenues from $1 million to $56 million in four years, culminating in an IPO in 2000, which at the time ranked in the top 25 best openings of all time. Harrison holds a bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering from the University of Birmingham, UK. His first hourly job was as a street sweeper in London.

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  • Peter Harrison

    Peter Harrison

    Snagajob

    Peter Harrison is the CEO of Snagajob, one of the largest website for recruitment and hiring solutions to the hourly industry. They have recently raised $100 million, making it one of the biggest financing rounds for a DCTech startup in recent years. Previously, Peter served as CEO of GlobalLogic, a full-lifecycle product development services leader, building the company from 20 employees to more than 6,000. Prior to GlobalLogic, he led the Versata's growth of revenues from $1 million to $56 million in four years, culminating in an IPO in 2000, which at the time ranked in the top 25 best openings of all time. Harrison holds a bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering from the University of Birmingham, UK. His first hourly job was as a street sweeper in London.

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  • When

    Thursday, Jun 23
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)

    Where

    1776
    1133 15th Street NW, 12th Floor Washington, DC20005

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