Meet the Team




Laurie Ruettimann

FOUNDER & CEO



Laurie Ruettimann is a former human resources leader turned writer, speaker and entrepreneur. You may know her from her websites The Cynical Girl and Punk Rock HR (retired), which was named as one of the top 100 websites for women by Forbes.

Laurie has appeared at the 92nd Street Y and has addressed audiences at Harvard Business School, Google, SXSW, NBCUniversal and Microsoft. She also speaks to business leaders on the topics of HR, leadership and employment trends.

Her highly rated keynote, Overcoming the Universal Forces of Failure, has been seen by thousands of business leaders in North America.

  • Mary Ellen Slayter

    COFOUNDER & COO



  • William Tincup

    ADVISOR



  • Kelsey Gallagher

    Cofounder & Head of Product



  • Mitchell Garsee

    ADVISOR


  • Sam Weston

    ADVISOR



  • John David Back

    ADVISOR



  • Chris Ostoich

    ADVISOR