Bob Gates is our Franchise Partner for Michigan and Illinois. Prior to joining Gecko Hospitality, Bob spearheaded recruiting efforts for Talent ARC's embedded engagement at Kellogg Company, producing more than 250 plant and corporate leadership hires for Kellogg's North American Manufacturing and Supply Chain Operations over a 2+ year span. A multi-year winner of Talent ARC's #1 Top Producer Award, Bob Gates in a tremendously driven talent acquisition professional with more than 15+ years of sales & recruiting industry experience. Bob is a Certified Diversity Recruiter (CDR) and Certified Internet Recruiter (CIR). Prior to Talent ARC, Bob spent time in progressing Sales and Recruitment roles in the Medical Device and Automotive industries with Aerotek, Stryker Corporation and Covidien. Bob earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Michigan State University.
Bob is also an avid follower of Michigan State Football and Basketball along with supporting his Detroit sports teams.
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A Word From Our Clients.
Larry Friedkin has been a great partner with me in my Maryland market. Even in my most challenging market, Larry continues to find great candidates. He really listens to me and understands what we are looking for. And he delivers!