About Us

Using AI enhanced recruiting, we match employees and employers to help build world class organizations.

Kyle, Amelia, and Anjennette

Recruiting Meeting

Suneha Bisen

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Our Values

Integrity

Put candidate & client interests above our own
and bring an independent perspective

Impact

Focus on making the biggest
impact we can every day

Disagree & Commit

"Disagree and commit” philosophy
when making decisions

High Standards

Insist on the highest standards always
and keep each other accountable

Scientific Mindset

Hypothesis driven and use data to make
decisions where possible

Have Fun

Fun is the fuel that powers
us at Rocket

Our Investors

Team

Enrique Abendanio-Cautiverio
Recruiting Operations

Ricky previously worked at Shift selling cars and ensuring the car buying experience was enjoyable. As an Oakland native he cares about the quality of his tacos. In his free time, he enjoys taking photos, playing games, and talking cars.

Abhinav Agrawal
Product

Abhinav was the co-founder of Renzu (acquired by SurveyMonkey) and previously worked at Amazon, McKinsey, and Zynga. He loves hiking with his wife & labradoodle.

Ana Alvarado
Recruiting

Ana Alvarado attended Saint Mary’s College where she studied Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing. Ana was born and raised in the Bay Area. Although very uncoordinated; Ana enjoys riding electric scooters around the Lake Merrit, dancing Aztec Danza and doing child’s pose in her Yoga classes.

Suneha Bisen
Recruiting

Suneha Bisen was previously a Recruitment Executive at HCL Technologies and Jaro Education. Suneha enjoys to watch soccer and loves kayaking, dancing and is passionate about coding for VR game development.

Anant Chaudhary
Engineering

Anant graduated from IIT Dehli with a Bachelors in Computer Science and received a Masters in Computer Science from U.C. Davis with specialization on Machine Learning. He is happy using tabs or spaces (as long as its consistent), is a big fan of indian food, watching sports, and lives with his wife and son in sunny Portrero Hill.

Kyle Crier
Recruiting

When he's not spilling coffee all over himself in the office, Kyle likes to indulge himself in zombie books, read and write poetry, study Apple products, participate in friendly philosophical debates, and play League of Legends for hours at a time. He graduated from SFSU with a BS in Business Administration and minored in philosophy, so he's on a grand quest to try to figure out this whole "life" thing.

Laura Feldman
Recruiting

Recruiting Laura began her career as a Rocket Recruiter after graduating with a B.S. in Business Analytics from San José State University. When she’s not matchmaking for Rocket, you can find her cooking in the kitchen, hiking in the woods or tearing it up on the dance floor on Salsa night.

Spencer Hinton
Recruiting

Spencer has led technical hiring for Rocket's clients since the company's founding and loves helping clients scale their engineering & product teams and was previously at Randstad technologies. A champion debater, Spencer is a huge fan of his alma mater's (Univ. of Tennessee) football team. Go Vols!

Arjun Lall
Product

Arjun is an experienced startup founder with multiple prior exits. He enjoys jumping between product, coding, design, sales and operations. Originally from San Diego, he now lives in SF with his wife and two kids and loves co-op video games, live music and racing cars in VR.

Michael Lee
Engineering

Michael attended UC Berkeley and during his time interned at Rocket. After graduating, he joined the company full time.

Kyle Linayao
Recruiting

Kyle’s professional background is sprinkled with HR experience from Tesla, Google, and Cisco. Outside of work, he has a keen interest in carne asada fries, super smash brothers ultimate, and riding electric scooters.

David Monghi
Recruiting

David is a proud Tennessee Volunteer and moved to San Francisco specifically for the opportunity at Rocket. His strengths include debate, fantasy football, and folding a perfect burrito.

Tien Nguyen
Recruiting Operations

Tien attended the Academy of Arts University. His interest includes trolling, gaming, cooking, sports and going on adventures with his Onewheel. His first love is basketball, and he has played in 4 countries. On the courts he is known as the Traveler.

Bijal Patel
Recruiting

Bijal Patel is currently the Managing Director of Rocket. Outside of his recruiting, client management, and business development responsibilities, Bijal is also heavily involved with the firm’s key initiatives of training and development of staff. He loves to travel with his wife and 2 kids! If he is not at the office, he is usually on a tennis court!!

Adriel Perez
Recruiting Operations

Adriel attended UC Davis where he majored in Statistics and Managerial Economics. He is passionate about making the world a better place, which he achieves daily by blessing others with his presence and mustache.

Amelia Pfotenhauer
Recruiting

Amelia was previously an Office Manager at Postmates and worked at a few startups based in San Francisco before joining Rocket. Amelia enjoys traveling, reading and going to concerts with friends.

Ilana Pinsky
Recruiting

She got her Master’s Degree in Family Sciences at the University of Kentucky, and later realized she wanted to explore the world of recruiting. In her free time she enjoys going to the gym, shopping, & creating online content for millennial women. She also enjoys spending time with her friends and cat.

Jia Yi Situ
Recruiting

Jia Yi graduated from UC Davis before joining Rocket. She is an enthusiastic individual who is constantly seeking professional growth and knowledge in the HR field. In her free time, she enjoys trying new foods, playing MMORPGs, and drinking boba.

Graysen Stille
Recruiting

Graysen is a recruiter that brings with him a diverse background in sales, project management, and education. Outside of recruiting Graysen enjoys skiing, philosophy, and 90’s B-movies.

Johnson Vo
Recruiting Operations

Johnson was previously a production associate at Tesla and before that a supervisor at a boba shop called ShareTea. Johnson enjoys watching esports, a good run, and eating a lot of food.

Anjennette Wong
Recruiting

Anjennette’s background spans recruiting, business operations, real estate and management - all of which helped her find her true passion in building teams. As a 4th generation SF native, Anjennette enjoys spending time with family and friends, yoga, hiking, and exploring all the beauty that the Bay Area has to offer.

Vincent Yiu
Engineering

Vincent has been working as a senior software engineer focusing on big data applications within the startup realm for years. His interest includes playing ping pong, basketball and hiking.

Veronica Tong
Recruiting Operations

Prior to Rocket Veronica worked in PR and media relations. Veronica received her BA in Communications from UCLA where she majored in Digital Communication and Media. When she is not in the office she enjoys hiking, yoga, and keeping up with the hottest bars and restaurants.

Tigger
Engineering

An expert in the field of unsupervised learning algorithms and neural networks, Tigger has made significant contributions to the AI system at Rocket. In his free time he has been tinkering with his cargo drone which he plans to use to grab snacks off the high shelves at the office.

Life at Rocket

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