Jon KujalaChief Operating Officer
Jon has been working in the staffing industry for more than 15 years. Before joining ALKU, Jon specialized as an IT Recruiter. He began his ALKU career in 2009 as the very first Recruiter. Jon built the Recruiting and training process, which helped develop the intern program. He moved into a Director of Recruiting role before changing his career path. In Jon’s current role as Chief Operating Officer, Jon has responsibility for creating and overseeing annual budgeting, goals, and hiring for all ALKU Corporate and Talent Divisions. He will ensure that Corporate and Talent VPs are positioned to be successful – knowing the needs of ALKU’s revenue divisions and creating efficient teams that support smooth company growth. In addition, he will work closely with the President and CFO to ensure ALKU’s goals are met. Jon believes the people are most important to the growth of ALKU. If you grow others’ careers, the company will continue to grow bigger and better.
How do you “Have Fun Working Hard®”?
I Have Fun Working Hard® by feeding off the energy and excitement in the office. I enjoy seeing everyone having fun and listening to the ALKrew joke with one another.
What is your favorite way to get involved at ALKU?
My favorite way to get involved is by meeting new members of the ALKrew, mentoring, and making an impact on others.
What is your day-to-day life like outside of ALKU?
Outside of ALKU, life is busy spending time with family and raising my children. When I have free time, I enjoy playing golf and hockey!