Welcome to @nswerQuest Technologies, one of the most successful technology recruiting firms in the nation. We place high-level technology salespeople & engineers.
Since 2000, @nswerQuest Technologies has been one of the fastest growing offices in the executive recruiting industry. AQT specializes in high-level Technology Sales and Pre-Sales Talent in emerging and established organizations. Our focus is Sales Talent in the following sectors:
- Software (SaaS)
- Cloud Computing
- Big Data Analytics
- Managed Services
- Business Intelligence
- Cyber Security
- IT Consulting Services
- And More …..
Our philosophy is succinct: It’s all about talent! No company can expect to beat the competition unless it has the best human capital. Our executive recruiting consultants have one focus: find the “employed non-looker,” the passive candidate who is an “A” player and bring them to you, our client. We believe that a company’s success begins with its employees. After all, a company’s most important asset is its people and the AQT team is simply the best! AnswerQuest Technologies was nominated by the Wall Street Journal as one of the “Best Small Workplaces” in the United States and an annual finalist for The South Florida Business Journal’s “Business of the Year” award. Headquarters:
1250 South Pine Island Rd #345
Plantation, FL 33324
Our “no bullshit” philosophy speaks to our honesty, directness, and our work building trusted relationships.
Clients of all sizes rely on @nswerQuest Technologies to provide top talent, the ‘A Players’ in their space. Here is our portfolio of the technologies we serve:
Internet of Things
Hear What Our Clients Have to Say
Your team consistently produces a wide range of extremely qualified candidates in a very short time frame. I have always been impressed by the level of talent they put in front of me.Mark Cravotta
Our recent search to fill a key Senior Account Executive position in Texas has resulted in a great hire for ThoughtWorks. AnswerQuest took the time to fully understand not only what we were looking for, but the subtle elements of ThoughtWorks’ culture so that the perfect candidate could be identified. Martin Schwartz showed great initiative and business savvy throughout the process. Christine Cohen worked tirelessly to find and guide the candidate both before and after the offer. You guys rock! And – we have another search underway and again it looks like we may have another success! Answerquest is really coming through for ThoughtWorks.Bruce Ferguson
First impressions are lasting, and my initial thought upon speaking with Martin Schwartz is that he is a true professional. Martin was proactive in helping to not only address any questions and concerns I had, but helped to build relationships between myself and potential employers. Martin respects how valuable time is for others, and from our conversations over the years, he understood exactly what type of job opportunity I would be interested in, and aligned me quickly with the best match. My positive experience with Martin makes him one of only a select few recruiters that I will consult with in the future.Sean Derrah
I’ve had the pleasure of working with Martin Schwartz for the better part of 10 years in my capacity as EVP Global Sales and as a Partner with a major consulting firm and found Martin and the rest of the answerQuest team to be the most dialed-in recruiting organization among their peers. In particular, Martin has the uncanny ability to profile just the right candidate at just the right time. His ability to focus on both “cultural fit” and candidate track record has saved both me and my team a lot of time and this is something that the other firms cannot match. Additionally, I’ve found Martin to be both highly responsive and ethical. It is a relationship that I will carry forward in the future and will continue to recommend to all of my colleagues. It has been a pleasure to work with Martin and the rest of the professionals at answerQuest.Jeff Struzenski
Meet the @nswerQuest Technologies Team
CEO of Fun
Martin Schwartz was born in Columbus, Ohio and raised in South Florida. After graduating from the University of Florida and Nova Law School, Martin interviewed with a recruiting firm to find a position; Today, Martin is the CEO of that recruiting firm known as answerQuest Technologies. Martin has worked for only 1 company his entire career and is still recognized as one of the top Executive Recruiters in the country. Some of his many accolades include finishing #1 worldwide in the MRI network out of 4,500 recruiters. Martin and his team have produced 7 figures in revenue annually since 2008 and have generated more than $15 million in fees over 15 years. Martin is defined by his energy, integrity and his passion for life. He is the ultimate motivator and prides himself on making others better around him. His two loves in life are family and THE Ohio State University. Both of his parents were born in Columbus, Ohio, they attended OSU and gave birth to the biggest Buckeye fan in the world. Martin is married to his wife Randi and they live in Davie, FL with their 3 beautiful daughters Sydney, Alexa and Morgan and their dog Teddy (after Ted Ginn, Jr. – a Buckeye). Some highlights of Martin’s life include being the batboy for the Florida Marlins in their inaugural season and singing on stage with his favorite artist, Billy Joel. Martin went to that concert with the goal of getting on stage and like everything else he does, he succeeded. You can reach Martin directly at 954-278-8300 or email him at Martin@answerquestIT.com
Executive Vice President of Sales
Dan Levine was born on Long Island, NY and moved to South Florida at an early age. He graduated from the University of South Florida and currently lives in Parkland, FL with his wife Tamara and two gorgeous children Landon and Joie. Dan joined answerQuest in 2011 and instantly became a Rain-Maker, developing a new Big Data Analytics practice and bringing in many new exciting clients. Dan prides himself on being a ‘Connector of People’. With over 9,000 LinkedIn connections and an incredible personal network, Executive Recruiting comes naturally. Dan coaches 4 youth sports teams for his son (Football, Basketball, Soccer and Baseball). When he’s not in the office, you will find him at the fields or on the courts, and probably screaming. Dan is also an avid sports fan of the Miami Heat, Dolphins and Marlins. You can reach Dan directly at 954-278-8309 or email him at Dan@answerquestIT.com
Vice President of Sales
Chris Levin was the most successful intern in answerQuest history; now he has become one of the most successful Technical Recruiters in the country. Hired in 2009 as a student intern from the University of Miami, Chris has quickly emerged as an industry expert for placing top-notch Presales Engineers. Chris has extensive experience placing technical people with Cloud, Services, Software, Cyber Security and IT Healthcare companies. Chris was married in 2015 to his wife Jennifer and they currently reside in Cooper City, FL with their guinea pig, Molly. When Chris is not breaking Placement Records, you’ll find him watching Miami Heat and Miami Marlins games. Besides his wife Jennifer, his biggest love is the Miami Hurricanes; Chris was born and raised in Miami and bleeds Orange and Green. You can reach Chris directly at 954-278-8289 or email him at Chris@answerquestIT.com
Senior Recruiting Manager
Christine Cohen (“CC”) Midwall is known throughout the industry as one of the most successful, tenured recruiters in the country. She has consistently been the highest achiever at answerQuest since joining in 2005. CC graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a double major in International Business and Political Science. Christine currently resides in Boca Raton, FL with her husband Jon and their adorable son, Pierce. She is also the mother of two Pomeranians, Madeline and Scarlett. You can reach Christine directly at 954-278-8303 or email her at Christine@answerquestIT.com
Senior Executive Recruiter
A Midwesterner born and raised, Josh moved to Florida after graduating from Wabash College with a degree in Spanish. He also played football at Wabash for the Little Giants. He then went to Law School at Florida Coastal and earned his Juris Doctor degree. Josh joined answerQuest in 2011 and has achieved ‘Pace-Setter’ status every year, which puts him in rare company. Pace-Setters are the top billing recruiters in the country. As a former Tri-Athlete and bodybuilder, Josh spends his afternoons at CrossFit, the high-performance workout regimen. Josh met his wife, Kristin while they were both working at answerQuest and today they live in Davie, FL with their dog also named “Davie.” You can reach Josh directly at 954-278-8307 or email him at Josh@answerquestIT.com
Kevin was born and raised in Rochester, New York. While obtaining his Bachelor’s Degree at SUNY Brockport, Kevin met his wife Betsy. After graduating with his Bachelors degree, Kevin and Betsy decided to get out of the snow and move to South Florida. Taking advantage of the sunshine and warm weather, Kevin spends his time exploring the Florida Keys, playing with his dog Pika, and cheering on the Buffalo Bills. Kevin began his career at AnswerQuest in 2014, and has been laughing and having fun ever since. You can reach Kevin directly at 954-361-7440 or email him at Kevin@answerquestit.com.
Tommy Vanderhorst was born in New York and moved to South Florida with his wife Elizabeth in 2016 to join AnswerQuest Technologies. He comes from a very large family including 9 sisters who all are into various water sports. In 2012, Tommy graduated with his bachelor’s degree in Business Marketing from SUNY Brockport.
Tommy is a Mixed Martial Artist and holds several belts in MMA. He has finished 1st place in over 50 tournaments all across the country. His other interests include video games and adventures with his dog Kuno.Tommy brings to AQT his passion, discipline and desire to win at all costs. You can reach Tommy directly at 954-278-8298 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Born and raised in Morrisonville, NY (Population 612), I ventured out to S. Florida in 1991 with my parents and younger sister, to be greeted by Hurricane Andrew and a large building known as Western High School where I graduated from in 1995. I currently reside in Hollywood, Florida with my partner Matthew, our 5 month old son Chase and my 11 year old son Mirko.
After being introduced through a mutual friend to Martin Schwartz in 2013, I worked as the Office Administrator and “Juggler of all hats.” In 2017, I transitioned my role with AQT to Internet Researcher.
My passions in life are my family, assistant coaching my eldest’s basketball team, watching my baby boy blossom before my eyes, as well as spinning and meditation. I am also finishing up my 2nd series to my children’s book and establishing my art company, MirkArt, which was built with my son.
You can reach Michelyn directly at 954-278-8285 or email her at michelyn@answerquestIT.com.
Millie Golbois is AQT’s Office Administrator. She brings a wealth of experience and talent to the job. You can reach Millie at 954-278-8287 or email her at Millie@answerquestIT.com.
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1250 South Pine Island Rd #345
Plantation, FL 33324