About the Author
David Perry - Nicknamed the "Rogue Recruiter" by The Wall Street Journal, David Perry is a veteran Head-hunter, closing more than 1000 projects, with a 99.7% success rate, and negotiating more than $184M in salaries.
He is frequently quoted on trends and issues regarding executive search, recruiting and HR in leading business publications including The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Fortune, Forbes, Canadian Business, Computer World, EETimes, HR Today, and appears regularly as an executive search and labor market analyst on radio and television across North America.
David is the author of Guerrilla Marketing for Job-Hunters 2.0: 1000 unconventional Tips, Tricks and Tactics to Land Your Dream Job [Wiley 2009], Guerrilla Marketing for Job-hunters: 400 unconventional Tips, Tricks and Tactics to Land Your Dream Job [Wiley 2005] and Career Guide for the High-Tech Professional: Where the jobs are and how to land them [Career Press 2004].
He is immediate past Vice Chair of the Canadian Technology Human Resources Board and was on the board of the Software Human Resource Council for 5 years. He is HR Policy Advisor for the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA),
David graduated from McGill University in 1982 with a BA in Economics and Industrial Relations.