Ester Frey, Senior Manager, Talent Acquisition, Amazon
Ester Frey is Senior Manager for Talent Acquisition at Amazon managing full time hiring for the core Media business at Amazon (physical books, textbooks, videogames, software), Re-commerce services around Amazon's returns (trade ins, rentals, warehouse deals), Student Prime and Campus programs, and Amazon's expansion to Mexico and Canada. She also oversees user experience and senior manager recruiting for all of Amazon's retail organization. Previous to Amazon, she spent 9 years with the world's largest staffing company, Robert Half, serving as Vice President for Technology Staffing Services in the US and Canada. With 20 years of sales management, recruiting and staffing experience, Frey is an often quoted expert on employment trends, and has been featured in various publication and broadcast outlets. She received a bachelor of arts degree in political science and Scandinavian studies from the University of Washington.