It takes great people to make a great company.

Our mission is simple: to connect promising companies with the talented people who can bring their business to the next level.


Though we serve companies of all sizes, we have established a reputation as specialists in startup hiring. Most of our clients are innovative startups, early-stage ventures, and companies in expansion or turnaround mode, who are building a name in their respective industries.

Featured Clients


Its always a pleasure working with Max. He did some great intros for us that eventually led to a great advisor coming on board as well as some investors.”
— Bob Novelli, Chief Strategy Officer, On Lok
PeopleConnect recently helped Blurb hire two key people who both fit in and stand out. I highly recommend PeopleConnect as responsive, creative, and skillful recruiters who listen well and are well-connected.”
— Eileen Gittins, CEO, Blurb
Max is a force of nature – he loves entrepreneurs and is a fantastic networker and service provider.”
— Mitchell Kertzman
PeopleConnect did a great job placing a VP Sales for Boston Heart Diagnostics. They are very professional, fast and thorough. We would not have landed our $10M B round without the person they placed for us. I would highly recommend their services.”
— Wolfgang Daum
Max is truly a leader in his industry. He has a gift for working with people and a unique insight into the world of high-tech start-ups. This leadership resonates through his entire company. But what I really want to stress about Max is that in our lifetimes we rarely meet people who give a damn – he does
— Paul Bragiel
As a VC, angel and entrepreneur, I view Max as one of the most connected individuals I’ve met in my 20 years in the Silicon Valley – he is up on all the trends, the hot companies and seems to know people on both the investment and entrepreneurial side. He also is a genuine pleasure to be around and does his business with integrity. Max blends a sense of enjoyment for his work with a keen awareness of how to put people together and get business done.
— Randy Haykin, VC, Entrepreneur