Name: Chris Vinson
Position: Sr. Account Executive
Hometown: Topeka, Kansas
Current City: Austin, Texas
College: Kansas State University
Life Motto: Carpe Diem
What is your role at Jobs2Careers? Describe a typical (or memorable!) day on the job.
Sr. Account Executive; No two days are identical, but I communicate with employers on a daily basis to help them find qualified talent more efficiently.
What is the best part of your job?
The best part of my job is getting to speak with a myriad of different people across the country and ensuring that our solutions are aligned with their needs.
In your opinion, what makes Jobs2Careers different than any other job aggregator?
What makes Jobs2Careers different is that we have taken into consideration what’s important to employers as well as what’s important to job seekers.
What is your favorite snack/lunch from the Jobs2Careers kitchen?
I have Co-Champions for this award! Peanut butter filled pretzels and Trail Mix washed down by a green tea.
If you could max out a credit card at any store, which store would you choose?
I would max out a credit card at Lowe’s for home improvements.
How many countries have you traveled to?
I am at 10 countries and counting. During college I studied abroad in Italy, but got to visit the Czech Republic, England, Switzerland, Spain, France, Poland, and Germany. I have since been to Canada and Belize.
What is the best advice you can give to job seekers?
Network, be prepared for any interviews by doing research on the interviewer, give good eye contact, assume next steps in the process.