“Shiftgig is a way to make money on the side and that’s exactly what a college student needs.”
- Corrine, Shiftgig Specialist
After realizing the stress of being in charge was no longer what she wanted, Monique Ross decided to look into a different employment opportunity she kept hearing about: Shiftgig.
With Shiftgig recently announcing Wade Burgess, former VP of Talent Solutions at LinkedIn, as our Chief Executive Officer effective September 25th, Eddie Lou, our former CEO, reflects back on his time with Shiftgig and shares what’s ahead for the company.
We are very excited to announce that Wade Burgess, former VP of Talent Solutions at LinkedIn, is joining Shiftgig as our Chief Executive Officer, effective September 25th. Burgess is tasked with aligning Shiftgig’s product and technology roadmap, support process, and operating practices to the needs of our Specialists today and beyond. Eddie Lou, co-founder and former CEO of Shiftgig, will transition into his new role with the company as Executive Chairman. You can read our official press release on this announcement here.
After earning a degree in radio and broadcasting, Maurice struggled to find work and was often searching for odd jobs to help make ends meet.
As a mom of five, Shavonda wanted a way to earn extra cash, but still have time to spend with her family. Thanks to Shiftgig, she was able to accomplish this goal.
Shiftgig was recently featured on a popular finance blog, The Penny Hoarder. With more than 16 million monthly readers, the personal finance blog was started by twenty-something Kyle Taylor, as part of his journey to overcome student loan debt.
As an executive chef who was looking for a change of pace, Jeff found Shiftgig to be the best choice for him.