Work hard, play harder.



candidates this year

We have connected with over 3% of the labor force in less than 18 months.



users per month

TextRecruit users log into the platform via their desktop, mobile app or extension.



amazing people in the last year

We have hired our incredible crew in San Jose, Scottsdale and Chicago.


The sales team is ultra competitive and offers multiple layers of upward mobility for high performers from entry to strategic sales.


Engineering is the backbone of TextRecruit where they solve complex problems and focus on a client driven roadmap.


The product team works closely with the customers, account management and data to drive world class product execution.


TextRecruit’s marketing team manage all internal, external and partner content and delivery. If you’ve seen it, they did it.

Data Science

TextRecruit has successfully engaged with over 3% of the US labor force and has a team that makes magic out of numbers.

Business Development

Our partner network is one of the main channels of lead generation and delivers value to both TextRecruit and the network.

Please apply to any opportunity you think you are qualified for and have a conversation with ARI, our Automated Recruiter Interface to learn more about TextRecruit.


Integrity and Expertise

We hire people with the TextRecruit core values in their hearts and minds.
Our people policy is to learn, earn and have fun while making a difference in the way people connect.

Erik Kostelnik

Co-Founder and CEO
Erik built and scaled 3 software organizations prior to TextRecruit and recently was honored as a SF Biz Times SF Upstart 50 Inventor of the year.

Jed Danner

Co-Founder and CTO
Jed has been the chief technical architect of 2 software organizations prior to TextRecruit,  holds a Bachelors of Electrical Engineering and is a multiple patent holder.

Ryan Bush

VP of Business Development
Ryan managed Lat Am for a major job board and holds his MBA from NYU Stern , JD from Loyola University and undergrad from University of Illinois.

Birch Faber

VP of Marketing 
Birch has been in the recruiting technology industry for 4 years and holds his MBA from Emory University and his undergrad from Occidental University.

Elina Bushman

Account Executive, SMB
Elina comes from a staffing background and works in SMB sales for TextRecruit.

Javier Thiele-Ruiz

Software Engineer, Backend
Javier works on the backend java and holds his BS in Computer Science from Cal Poly.

Andrew Todd

Account Manager
TextRecruit is Andrew’s first job out of Sonoma State and works inbound and outbound leads.

Jerry Pham

Director of Design
Jerry has been designing for some of the largest companies in the world during his 10 years of experience and an undergrad from San Jose State.
Culture is #1

We strive to be better every day

TextRecruit work hard, have fun and respect each other.