Recruiter | C-Level Executive for Small to Mid-Sized Companies | Crisis Management & Turnarounds | AI Strategy & Implementation | Consultant | Career Coach | Author | Podcast Host | 🤖 (AI & Robotics Recruiter)

Steve Urban
Phone: 970-685-2268
Johnstown, Colorado
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Recruiting, Consulting Assignments, Interim Executive Roles, Turnarounds & Crisis Management Projects, Board of Director & Advisory positions, Career Coaching, C-Level Executive Positions in Small to Mid-Sized Companies, Sales & Operational Leadership Positions in Large Companies

I am a seasoned executive and strategic leader with over 30 years of experience in recruitment, C-level management, and crisis resolution. As CEO of Riderflex, I have spearheaded the transformation of the firm into a recognized leader in executive search and consulting, strategically placing top-tier leadership that drives organizational success and innovation. My expertise in turnarounds and operational management has revitalized numerous businesses in the retail, wholesale, and service sectors, consistently delivering sustainable growth. A recognized authority in AI career integration, I excel in aligning executive talent with cutting-edge business needs, enhancing adaptability and competitive advantage. My entrepreneurial spirit is demonstrated by co-founding ventures and authoring influential industry publications, cementing my reputation as a dynamic leader committed to excellence and strategic foresight.

2016 to Present:
Founder and CEO at Recruiting & Consulting Firm Riderflex. Podcast Host and Author
2013 to 2016:
Interim Executive Consulting Assignments and Turnaround Management Projects
2006 to 2013:
Wholesale and Retail Executive
1990 to 2006:
Retail Multi-Unit Management

Executive Management
Executive Recruiting
AI & Robotics Recruiting
Board of Directors
Advisory Boards
Crisis Management
Career Coach

Consumer Goods
Talent Acquisition

Startup to mid-size
15+ direct reports
220+ indirect reports
Previously led companies as a CEO / President / COO at $40+ million in revenue

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The Riderflex Guide 2.0: Mastering Job Interviews

Riderflex Guide 2.0, Mastering Job Interviews is your indispensable companion on the journey to career success. In today's fiercely competitive job market, acing interviews is the key to unlocking your dream job. This comprehensive guide equips you with the essential knowledge and strategies to excel in job interviews. In a world where first impressions matter more than ever, this guide provides the tools you need to stand out and secure coveted employment opportunities. Whether you're a recent graduate entering the workforce or a seasoned pro looking to switch gears, the insights within these pages will prove invaluable. The book's unique format allows you to read it cover-to-cover for a comprehensive understanding or to dive into specific chapters tailored to your needs. From interview preparation and mastering common questions to handling difficult inquiries with confidence, this guide covers it all. You'll also learn how to excel in virtual interviews, build rapport, and leave a lasting impression. Job interviews are your gateway to success, allowing employers to evaluate your qualifications and personality. By adequately preparing, you can significantly boost your chances of success. Let this book be your trusted companion as you navigate the interview landscape, empowering you to make a lasting impression and secure the career you've always desired.

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Riderflex Podcast

Our podcast shares Career Advice & Job Interviewing Tips. In addition, we interview the most successful entrepreneurs, CEO's, and business leaders. Hear them tell the "REAL" stories of what it's like to start and lead businesses. Contact us at:

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The Riderflex Guide: Inspiring & Hiring

“The Riderflex Guide: Inspiring & Hiring” presents 85 of the most useful tips from an executive recruiter with more than 30 years of combined experience in management, executive-level leadership, and recruiting.

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Tommy Hilfiger is our customer!

Find out why Tommy Hilfiger is one of our valued customers in this exclusive blog post!

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Chevron is our customer!

Learn how Chevron became one of our valued customers in this exciting new blog post!

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#1 Entrepreneur Podcast in Colorado!

Discover the top-rated entrepreneur podcast in Colorado and gain valuable insights from successful business owners.

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ONX Sports and Kura Home Colorado - Trevor Wittman

Find out how ONX Sports and Kura Home Colorado have made an impact with renowned coach Trevor Wittman.

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Books we've published!

Discover the latest releases from our publishing house in our new blog post: 'Books we've published!'

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ou can just call me "Commissioner Urban"

Looks like my new title as "Commissioner Steve Urban" on the Johnstown Colorado Planning Commission comes with a shiny nameplate that screams "very important person"!

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The Riderflex Guide Book Series

These books are more than just guides; they are my way of sharing the knowledge and insights I've gained over the years, with the hope of inspiring others to achieve their professional goals.

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Questions job candidates should ask during an interview

Navigating job interviews can be daunting, but asking the right questions can set you apart as a candidate.

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