Annemarie began her career at KPMG as a financial analyst. After her Big 4 experience, she became an executive recruiter. As founder of Apex Direct Search, she worked closely with startups, SMBs and Fortune 500 clients to expand in the areas of accounting and technology. Her approach has always been one of collaboration, clear communication, and cheerful guidance. In 2018, Forbes awarded Apex #53 on the list of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms. Annemarie has joined Atlas as Chief Executive Officer to help expand our service offerings and clientele. She applies her can-do attitude and expert leadership to help small and medium businesses not only survive, but THRIVE.