Meet Jody Carrese
Role: TM  |  Specialty: Tech |  Area: Texas

The 12+ years of staffing industry experience has lead Jody to understand people don’t hire resumes, they hire people. She takes the time to understand companies & candidates to find out who they are and what they are looking for, all the while keeping PEOPLE in mind.


Meet Andrea Rishmawi
Role: HY  |  Specialty: Tech  |  Area: Nevada

With an early career history in hospitality & software sales, Andrea found the perfect combination of service and technology. A “connector” & “matchmaker” both professionally and personally , everything fell into place in the path of recruiting.

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TEEMA Solutions Group Ranks No. 11 on the
2015 PROFIT 500


PROFIT magazine unveils 27th annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies

Vancouver (September 17, 2015) Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked Company name No. 11 on the 27th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the October issue of Canadian Business and at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their five-year revenue growth.

TEEMA made the 2015 PROFIT 500 list with five-year revenue growth of 4,705%. Continue reading


By Steve Reimer, VP

lego-programer-700x325Tech companies live or die depending on the talent of their engineers – and these days, pretty much every company is a tech company. Whether you’re actually selling a technology product, you’re using it to buttress your value proposition and differentiate you from the competition. As such, engineers are in high demand – and some of the hiring rules you are used to just don’t apply to this unique class of professionals who can pretty much write their own ticket, often right out of school. Continue reading


By Steve Reimer, VP

I remember the first time I encountered the self-serve checkout, at a pharmacy in Los Angeles. I guess I hadn’t noticed the lack of staff on my way in, or as I debated the pros and cons of orange juice vs. Gatorade on that blazingly hot day. But as I went to the checkout, I exchanged nervous glances with two other customers as we simultaneously realized the store eerily seemed to be running on its own. There were no staff anywhere to be seen in the aisles or by the registers. Continue reading


C-level executives don’t search for their next job opportunity on their own, just like they don’t cut their own hair.

I thought about that as I sat in my regular barber shop chair getting a trim. The barber could see the back of my head and the front; he knew what style I wanted even without asking; he had a deft hand with the clippers – and if I’d tried to cut my own hair, it would have made for an awkward meeting in the board room later that afternoon (“Brian, uh, is that a new look? Er, you look… nice”). Continue reading

By Steve Reimer, VP

I don’t ordinarily pay a lot of attention to political ads, but there’s been a lot of drama of late about Conservative ads targeting Justin Trudeau. Whichever side of the partisan spectrum you find yourself on, there’s no question that the ‘Just Not Ready’ ads are getting plenty of play, both as ads and as a subject of media scrutiny. In the ads, a group of professionals reflect on resumes for the top job in Canada – and deem that this candidate’s fine haircut is the best thing about him. “I’m not saying no forever, but not now,” comes the last line. Continue reading

By Steve Reimer, VP


bigstock-Capturing-People-With-Marketin-47772403“If you do a little better, I can do a lot better,” pioneering New York recruiter Duck Phillips tells high-flying account man Pete Campbell in an episode of Mad Men. That line ought to be the mantra of every executive recruiter in the world to potential candidates – particularly ones that haven’t yet turned up on our radar. Continue reading

100_N_America_Finalist_outlineTEEMA Solutions Group is  Short-Listed for the 2015 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award

Vancouver, BC on May 20– TEEMA announced it has been short-listed for Red Herring’s Top 100 North America award, a prestigious list honoring the year’s most promising private technology companies from the North American business region. Continue reading