Jobfox, a job site with an online network of professionals, announced today it has hired Dan Kimball, a digital marcom executive, to become the new chief marketing officer.
According to a press release, Kimball will develop and implement outreach strategies designed to position Jobfox as the leading social recruitment and career networking engine on the web.
Kimball comes to Jobfox with more than a decade of experience leading and developing marketing programs. He specializes in in multi-channel marketing program development, interactive marketing, product development and sales management.
“We are on the cusp of transforming the way companies recruit talent in the social space,” said Robert McGovern, Chairman and CEO of Jobfox. “Dan’s deep experience in digital marketing and brand building will be instrumental in expanding awareness about Jobfox to both recruiters and job seekers. Over the next couple of months, our focus will be on bringing to market new products that enable companies to leverage social recruiting like never before, and also to drive a high volume of qualified job seekers to our website where they can network with companies they want to work for. Dan will be instrumental in those efforts.”
Prior to joining Jobfox, Kimball was Vice President of Marketing at CoStar Group, a commercial real estate information company in the U.S. and UK, where he was a leader in the launch of Showcase.com. Before CoStar, Kimball headed up online marketing and ecommerce at various financial services companies, including Capital One. Previously, he was a partner at Questus, an independent digital marketing agency, where he managed online marketing initiatives for B2B and B2C clients, including Suzuki, Capital One, Shutterfly.com and NTT/Verio.