Transition:

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  • Career planning and assessment
  • Resume development and optimization
  • Creating your professional online profile
  • Networking training and events
  • Interview preparation

Our Team

Nicole Maxfield
Director, Systems & Operational Efficiency

647.788.3210
nmaxfield@conroyross.com

Nicole originally joined Optimum Talent in 2007 as an executive search consultant. In 2009, Nicole moved to a role to support the Corporate HR Team in technology roll-outs and training and development before expanding her family one last time.  After a few years Nicole has returned to Optimum Talent to play an active role in the Interim Management Solutions team, refining processes and future strategies balanced with companywide training and development initiatives.

Nicole is fun-loving and enjoys life to its fullest. She is always willing to accept a new challenge whether it’s keeping up with her kids, training for some outrageous race or unwinding in a yoga studio.

Kim Hirsch
Manager, Marketing & Communications

403.261.8080 ext. 4310
khirsch@conroyross.com

Kim is a member of Optimum Talent’s Corporate Services team and is responsible for brand management, marketing and internal communications. Since joining the organization in 2011, she has worn many hats including, training and development, event management, IT implementations, and colleague engagement initiatives.

Kim gained insightful exposure into the world of recruitment and marketing while acting as a campus ambassador and brand representative for a large experiential marketing company. Her previous work in promotions, marketing, and customer service has helped her gain a strong skill set and understanding of the unique communication methods required when working with people from different backgrounds, experiences and cultures.

Kim holds her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from the University of Calgary. She is passionate about lifelong learning and plans to build upon her formal education in the coming years. Committed to sustainable development, Kim is the volunteer Communications Lead for Engineers Without Borders, Calgary Chapter. She is also an active member of the International Association of Business Communicators.

As a former competitive athlete, Kim knows firsthand the importance of commitment, hard work, determination, and how a little bit of humour can get you through most situations. She draws upon these characteristics when challenging her colleagues to fitness, cooking or trivia competitions.