Katherine Turpin

Director | IT Search

Katherine has more than 15 years of IT recruiting experience and has developed a deep network of industry connections across the Twin Cities market. She spent 10 years at Robert Half Technology, rebuilding and expanding the IT Search practice, creating a team that consistently performed in the top 10% at the company. She then spent 3 years in corporate recruiting for fast-growing companies like Buffalo Wild Wings and Prime Therapeutics.

With both corporate and agency experience, Katherine has a solid understanding of technology as a whole, as well as the specific roles she recruits for. She excels at relationship-building and collaborating with all levels of candidates and clients.

Example Search Engagements:

  • › .Net, Java, PHP Developer
  • › CIO, IT Manager, Director, and VP
  • › C-Level Technology
  • › Information Security
  • › Project/Program Manager
  • › Business Analyst
  • › UI/UX Analyst
  • › System/Network Administrator
  • › Business Intelligence/Big Data

Katherine’s Approach

Technology is one of the fastest growing sectors in the world today, and the rate of change and level of disruption driven by modern technology is an all time high. She understands that, for the tech industry to continue to flourish, a special kind of talent is required. She’s earned a strong reputation for putting in the legwork to bring innovative and skilled candidates to leading technology companies. Her extensive network allows her to handpick the best tech talent and bring them directly to her client’s companies.

Her marketing and influence skills are unmatched, and she leverages both traditional and digital recruiting methods to market job openings and attack candidates.


"Katherine is a dedicated and hard-working recruiting professional whose organized approach to each position filled yields optimal results. She has a long and proven track record of keeping both her hiring managers and candidates up-to-date on the process, and she also uses her extensive recruiting experience and resources to effectively select the right candidates to present for each position. Katherine is also an individual who consistently demonstrates exemplary integrity and discretion in all of her communications and interaction. It has been a pleasure working with Katherine and I certainly recommend her highly."

- June Moua, Prime Therapeutics

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