Business Development Manager
Chris Wanitshka, Business Development Manager, started his staffing career working for boutique staffing firms in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. Quickly, Chris moved into technical recruiting. He joined SimSTAFF as junior Recruiter and in 2013 was promoted its Business Development Manager. Chris acts as a liaison between his clients’ needs and SimSTAFF’s capabilities. His responsibilities include new business development, marketing, account management, and mentoring junior Account Managers. Chris’ client portfolio includes many of today’s leading aerospace, gaming, and defense companies.
With recruiting dollars being stretched thin, finding the right employee or consultant quickly is paramount for today’s hyper competitive global economy. Having spent much of his career in a role that was focused on client support, Chris knows how to gather requirements in a quick and efficient manner. Chris has a proven ability to understand his clients’ needs, processes, and knows how to quickly provide critical resources; this offers his clients a competitive advantage when working mission critical programs.
A graduate of Stetson University, Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts degree, majoring in Political Science and minoring in Sociology. While attending university he interned with the Honorable Judge James R. Clayton and with State House Representative Dennis Baxley. Chris was the founder of Stetson University’s Mock Trial Team, Vice President of Pi Alpha Delta, Member of Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society, and Treasurer of Patriot Politics.
Chris enjoys being a proud father, a martial arts enthusiast, and a car aficionado.