Our passion is moving your business forward.

Our recruiting team delivers customized engaged placement services with outstanding results.

About Us

Blue Signal was founded in Chicago in 2012, and since then, has grown into a multimillion-dollar executive, permanent, contract, and temporary placement firm with offices in the Phoenix and Chicago areas. Blue Signal has established itself as the premier executive search firm within wireless/telecom, emerging technology, cloud, medical/healthcare, IoT, and related industry niches.

At Blue Signal, we believe hiring the right people is the best way to transform business. Our targeted, specialized searches deliver highly qualified professionals to meet every hiring need. Our team has decades of combined experience in finding the right people for each unique company culture and industry niche.

Our team works nationally with both candidates and hiring managers to find the right fit. Contact us today to let us know how we can help.

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Meet Our Team

Our recruiting team excels in providing outstanding service to fit your unique goals, timeline, and budget. The Blue Signal team is proud to provide deep industry knowledge to make sure you get the best candidate for the job.

Matt Walsh
Matt Walsh

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT / CEO

Matt Walsh

Matt has extensive experience recruiting for wireless, telecom, and IoT. He has placed candidates at every level: C-suite, VPs, directors, team leads, engineers, sales personnel, and technical experts.

Jordan Lawhead
Jordan Lawhead

VICE PRESIDENT

Jordan Lawhead

Jordan specializes in recruiting for unified communications, software, and technical sales. He has deep industry experience in UCaaS, cloud, managed IT services, sales, voice/data, and connectivity.

Art Reed

VICE PRESIDENT

Art Reed

Art has over 20 years of experience and has held senior roles in Fortune 100 companies and startups. He focuses on positions within emerging technology, IoT/M2M, telecom, and wireless.

Bryan O'Connor
Bryan O'Connor

SR. RECRUITING MANAGER

Bryan O'Connor

Bryan comes from a sales and account management background, with special expertise in software, cloud solutions, and digital marketing. Bryan specializes in software, wireless/telecom, and emerging technology.

Ryan Walsh
Ryan Walsh

SR. RECRUITING MANAGER

Ryan Walsh

Ryan comes from a Fortune 50 company with over 10 years of experience in the Auditing/Accounting arena. He is committed to providing value-added expertise to the business unit leaders across many industries.

Trevor Gamble
Trevor Gamble

SR. EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

Trevor Gamble

Trevor has broad experience in commercial business, ranging from sales to marketing to management. Trevor specializes in recruiting talent for wireless, cloud, telecom, IoT, and engineering positions.

John Stuart
John Stuart

SR. EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

John Stuart

John has a background in financial services and investing. He specializes in locating top talent within the financial space, as well as locating talent for telecom, sales, and other top industries.

Erika Aelvoet

SR. ACCOUNT MANAGER

Erika Aelvoet

Erika has over 8 years of recruiting & business development experience in many different industries. Her expertise is in the Accounting & Finance, and Healthcare space. She has strong industry knowledge and has successfully placed candidates in administrative staff positions to C-level roles.

Brent Stokes

SR. EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

Brent Stokes

Brent has worked as both a full-desk recruiter and a sales professional, placing candidates in industries including: Engineering, Software, Wireless, Telecom, Information Systems, Technology, and Core IT roles.

Kelsey Campion

SR. EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

Kelsey Campion

Kelsey brings experience in executive recruitment as well as a background in fitness and dance with her to Blue Signal. For the past few years, she has specialized in healthcare and pharmaceutical staffing.

Sydnee Hogan
Sydnee Hogan

SR. EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

Sydnee Hogan

Sydnee has 5 years of experience in recruiting for roles within Supply Chain, Operations, Human Resources, and Sales specifically within manufacturing and packaging. She has won top awards for her efforts and puts the needs of her clients and candidates first, creating lasting partnerships.

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Walker Shell

SR. ACCOUNT MANAGER

Walker Shell

Walker has an extensive background in Healthcare IT, serving as an Account Manager for a global IT staffing agency and Director of Recruitment for one of the nation's largest travel nursing staffing companies. He focuses heavily on Cerner/Epic Certified resources as well as staffing and managing hospital go-lives.

Rachel Perez
Rachel Perez

EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

Rachel Perez

Rachel has over 4 years of experience in recruiting and account management. Over the course of her career, she has developed trusted contacts in healthcare, nursing, travel nursing, IT, and allied positions. Rachel is your go-to recruiter for landing top-tier professionals in these spaces. 

Kayla Szeliga

EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

Kayla Szeliga

As part of our recruiting team, Kayla specializes in the telecom and wireless industries, supporting searches in DAS, Small Cell, RF, and more. She has a knack for client support and collaboration drawn from many years of experience in customer-facing roles.

Kevin Smith

SR. EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

Kevin Smith

Kevin joins Blue Signal with extensive recruiting experience in Plastics Manufacturing. He is well-versed in executive placements for Management, Operations, Engineering, Quality and Sales talent within all levels of plastics manufacturing for many industries.

John Ross Wilsey

EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

John Ross Wilsey

John Ross brings extensive sales expertise to his role within Blue Signal’s recruiting team. Prior to recruiting, he worked in sales for consumer products, communication, and more for over 12 years. His success proves his ability to discern the needs of a client – and deliver.

Maddie Sittmann

SR. EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

Maddie Sittmann

A Clemson Alum, Maddie has found great success in the recruiting space, earning multiple top awards in 2018 and 2019. She specializes in recruiting within the Medical field, including finding talent for hard-to-fill positions in Pathology, Genetics, R&D Scientists, Field Service Engineers, and more.

Melissa Coleman

SR. EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

Melissa Coleman

Melissa’s 15 years of recruiting experience gives her a second nature understanding of clients’ hiring needs. When it comes to manufacturing, engineering, supply chain, and sales in IoT and AI; she has a unique capacity to review chemistry and motivation from both parties and make lasting placements.

Jason Parker
Jason Parker

SR. EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

Jason Parker

Jason joins the Blue Signal team having spent 14 years working in the staffing and recruiting industry. He has worked primarily in technology with initiatives ranging from web development and systems integration to network security and technical support.

Jim Dorgan
Jim Dorgan

SR. EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

Jim Dorgan

Jim brings over 6 years of recruiting experience with him to Blue Signal. He has a successful track record of staffing manufacturing, technical, supply chain, engineering, sales, marketing, HR, and other types of professionals within various industries. He has won several awards and has been recognized for his staffing excellence throughout his career.

Sal Salerno

EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

Salvatore Salerno

Salvatore is a communication specialist. His track record of client satisfaction has been achieved through a thorough understanding of what clients and candidates want – and delivering just that. Salvatore is skilled in making connections.

Meet Our Team

Our recruiting team works closely with the marketing, operations, research and support team. We create custom job descriptions and job marketing materials for each client's openings, in addition to tailored interview preparation materials and in-house industry research.

Lacey Walters

DIRECTOR OF MARKETING

Lacey Walters

Lacey manages Blue Signal’s Marketing strategy and Marketing Team. She is responsible for website development, SEO, digital marketing, and graphic design.  She also builds market trend reports on candidate pools, industry trends, and market forecasting.

Amber Lamb
Amber Lamb

MARKETING MANAGER

Amber Lamb

Amber supports the Blue Signal team by developing marketing materials for internal and external use. She has conducted marketing training, optimized internal processes, and adds value to the company through her creativity and innovation.

Aylish DeVore
Aylish DeVore

MARKETING SPECIALIST

Aylish DeVore

Aylish is passionate about all things marketing including content creation, writing, social media, and customer insights. At Blue Signal, she supports the marketing team by creating elevated recruiting materials and digital content. 

Jessica Walsh
Jessica Walsh

HUMAN RESOURCES DIRECTOR

Jessica Walsh

.Jessica brings more than 10 years of experience in Legal Services and Human Resources to Blue Signal. Jessica received her J.D. from Texas A&M School of Law. She has experience in strategic HR planning, federal and state law compliance, employment contract negotiations, employee benefits, and payroll.

Wyatt Humrichous

HUMAN RESOURCES PROJECT MANAGER

Wyatt Humrichous

Wyatt aids the operational management team and human resources department, here at Blue Signal. Wyatt brings with him years of experience in Government, Education, and Legal Services. He uses this experience to help manage a variety of projects for Blue Signal.

Jonathan Lee
Jonathan Lee

SR. MANAGER OF OPERATIONS

Jonathan Lee

Jonathan supports a range of customer-facing and strategic functions. He heads the operations and technical support departments and manages IT initiatives and sales support goals. He also acts as our database administrator. He excels at building customer-focused action plans to help companies reach their business goals.

Sam Kotowski
Sam Kotowski

MARKETING SPECIALIST

Sam Kotowski

Sam supports the marketing team, human resources department, and operational management team at Blue Signal. She offers an extra hand to many departments and aids in their overall success. She is skilled in creating marketing materials, developing HR initiatives, and organizing data.

Kimberly Sjurson

PROJECT MANAGER

Kimberly Sjurson

Kimberly joins Blue Signal with over 5 years of experience in project management. She is skilled in accounting, data visualization, 3PL, logistics management, and more. In her role with Blue Signal, Kimberly will help the operations team support key business initiatives.

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