KAREN ARIGO

Manager, Information Technology Recruitment

Karen.Arigo@TechnologySmart.ca

204-560-2569

Karen joins TechnologySmart after working for over 3 years in professions she is passionate about, IT & Recruitment. Karen worked as a Recruiting Manager for a large global recruiting firm supporting candidate & clients in the Manitoba Market where she built excellent relationships by providing valuable career advice and successfully supported her candidates career progression. Karen most recently managed the IT Department for a Non-Profit Organization and was responsible for developing program budgets, purchasing & was successful performing multiple software implementations – including a Office 365 migration for 600+ employees. Karen possesses excellent technical skills, excels in learning & applying technical concepts quickly and utilizes this knowledge to troubleshoot & resolve challenges within Information Technology. Drawing from her adept organization and management skills, she spear-headed modernizing her most recent work’s IT department.

Karen holds a Certificate in Applied Accounting from Red River College and has worked in various industries including IT, Non-Profit, Recruitment, and Finance.

Karen is a regular donor at the Canadian Blood Services and has great passion for helping Winnipeg’s youth. Karen volunteers her time collecting donations given to Winnipeg resource shelters.

Karen’s passion for IT & business provides her a robust foundation for providing value to TechnologySmart by understanding client and candidate needs and deliver support to consult candidates towards their future career paths.