Jon Volk is an experienced recruiting leader who has worked for many types of organizations. He started his career in Silicon Valley working for tech giants Google and Amazon, before moving on to hyper-growth startup AppDynamics. There, he helped grow the company from 180 to over 300 people. He then moved on to run global recruiting for internet-of-things company Silver Spring Networks, where he completely rebuilt the recruiting function to support their global needs, while making key leadership hires along the way.
Volk returned to AppDynamics to run engineering recruiting in 2016, helping to grow the company to over 2,000 people, lead recruiting efforts through its acquisition by Cisco, and establish an AppDynamics-first engineering arm in Prague. He’s very excited to help CEOs and entrepreneurs take their companies to the next level by establishing process and hiring great people. Jon has his degree in political science from the University of Arizona.