Successful Hire of Vice President of Business Development via BullionVault Redfish Technology Partnership
New York, NY, August 24, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Niche technology company, BullionVault sought a tech savvy entrepreneur with deep knowledge of the gold market to become the face of BullionVault in the U.S. The ideal candidate would be well versed in public relations, new and traditional media, and connected to the investment advisor sector.
The COO of BullionVault was referred to Redfish Technology, as the technology recruiter of choice for this critical hire. BullionVault provides private investors around the world access to the professional bullion markets, at the lowest costs for buying, selling and storing gold and silver.
Seeded in 2003, the BullionVault service developed the software and raised approximately £3.5m in equity funding for acquiring the gold bars and currency for operation over the next two years. The accessibility, safety and value of bullion afforded by BullionVault quickly made the service popular, and the business traded profitably in its first year of trading (2005). With a strong foothold in Europe, the U.S. was the logical next place to focus on market expansion.
Miguel Perez-Santalla was directly recruited by Rob Reeves. Hand-picked for his 30-year expertise in trading precious metals and foreign currency, including spot delivery, forward delivery and options as well as international banking and payments. His education is in Business Law, Operations Management & Accounting, as well as Foreign Exchange & Commodities Trading.
Miguel’s management skills span entrepreneurial individual contributor to private enterprise team management, developed through growing senior and vice president roles in which he was responsible for business development, sales, and marketing.
“Rob Reeves is a great person and a positive influence. He coached me along the process to the obvious fruit of our labor. Though he represented BullionVault he never lost sight that he was dealing with a person with real concerns. His honesty and professionalism are an asset for both sides of the job search spectrum,” said G. Miguel Perez-Santalla, VP of Business Development at BullionVault.
Since taking on his role of VP of Business Development at BullionVault, Miguel has been actively delivering the message of BullionVault’s services to the general public, investment advisors, and the media who are involved in gold and silver markets. He has also been busy enlarging the company’s market presence having been quoted and interviewed on Bloomberg, BusinessWeek, AOL On Business, The Wall Street Journal and HardAssestsInvestor.com among other media specialized in the sector.
Mr. Perez-Santalla hosts a radio show called New York Markets Live on blogtalkradio.com and maintains a personal blog about the markets www.preciousmetalslife.com.
About BullionVault - http://www.bullionvault.com
BullionVault is the world's No.1 physical gold and silver market for private investors online. The company allows private investors to buy and sell professional-grade bullion at live prices online, storing the physical property in market-accredited, specialist vaults in London, New York, Zurich and Singapore. BullionVault's unique Daily Audit then proves the full allocation of client property – safe and sound, inside the vault – every day. BullionVault has received numerous awards, including a second Queen's Award for Enterprise – the highest business accolade in the UK – this time for International Trade.
About Redfish Technology - http://www.redfishtech.com
Founded in Silicon Valley in 1996, Redfish Technology recruits top high tech and clean tech professional and executive talent. Partnering with growth mode companies, small and large, Redfish staffs executive functions and builds out the teams below. The company provides services nationwide and has offices in Silicon Valley, the East Coast, and Sun Valley. Redfish has received a number of awards: First place in the 2013 “Best Places to Work”, “Top Executive Search Firm” by Leading Providers, and “The Most Dependable Executive Search Firms & Staffing Agencies of the West” by Goldline Research.