THE VIRI TECHNOLOGY TEAM
The first question that comes to mind when working with a new talent partner is “how are you different than your competition?”. Our answer is simple; industry expertise. Our team is unique in that we are comprised of technology professionals that have a strong network in recruiting and as well as software development, specifically in the Puget Sound area for over 10 years. The result? Award-winning partnerships that include a vendor of the year award and multiple exclusive relationships with clients that range from Fortune 500 to startups. Learn more about how the Viri team can win for you!
THOMAS GOAR – CFP, RIA, MANAGING PARTNER
Thomas Goar is the founder and managing partner of Matrix Finance and Accounting and Viri Technology. He has 15 years of recruiting experience in the fields of finance and accounting. Prior to founding Matrix, Tom spent six years as the top regional producer for a publicly traded, international recruiting firm. He started his professional career with Price Waterhouse Coopers (Tampa and Atlanta offices) where he worked in accounting and consulting. He also worked for the prestigious consulting firm Index based out of their Cambridge office. Tom’s consulting experience was focused on Fortune 500 clients in the public utility industry. Additionally, Tom has experience as a registered investment advisor, financial planner and money manager.
Tom attended both the University of Florida and Florida State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He and his wife Emma have three children. He is an avid Florida Gator fan and enjoys boating with his family.
Lou Hazim – Senior Vice President
Lou Hazim has Joined Viri Technology as Senior Vice President. Lou brings over 20 years technology staffing and consulting experience and will be instrumental in helping Viri Technology clients achieve their most important initiatives. He is passionate about working with clients to leverage the latest technology strategies and deliver the highest quality candidates in order for them to increase quality and efficiencies, lower time to market, capture new market share and lower costs.
Lou enjoys coaching his kids, boating, fishing, playing baseball, basketball, music concerts with his wife and is an avid backyard BBQ smoker.
Charlie Webb – Senior Technical Recruiter
Charlie Webb has joined Viri Technology as Senior Technical Recruiter. He brings over 9 years of sales and sales leadership, business development, and technical recruiting experience with a demonstrated history of working in the computer software industry. His qualitative approach and sincere desire to help others achieve their goals will serve as a key component in understanding the qualities and needs of new candidates and growing the number of meaningful relationships with Viri Technology clients.
Charlie is passionate about family, health and fitness. He enjoys playing basketball and watching sports, designing longboards, swimming, guitar/ukulele and recently became a movie master on “Frozen” and “Frozen 2”. Most importantly, he enjoys spending quality time with his wife and two daughters. beautiful Washington State.