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ABOUT US

Know More About Our Company
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Overview

At AzureHR, we are an all-encompassing HR and recruitment agency aiming to pair local employers with qualified domestic and foreign workers. We have an extensive pool of talented and skilled candidates ranging from various industries, vocational backgrounds, and tangible work experiences. Whatever your employment needs are, we are highly confident we can fulfill said needs with our extensive database of job seekers.

 

Our mission is to provide flexible and cost-effective human resource solutions to our clients. We firmly believe in providing the highest quality of service, with the utmost professionalism, at all times.

 

Along the same vein, we also provide local and jobseekers job opportunities with our core group of partnered employers. We routinely possess exclusively job opportunities that are not readily advertised or available on the public job market.

AzureHR

Located in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia, AzureHR is an international business consulting company which belongs to the North America Vocational Education Group (NAVEG). With a focus on HR, AzureHR provides a comprehensive range of HR services and solutions to both employers and job seekers.

Leadership Core

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Aaron Mah

Director of Operations

An accomplished senior executive across various industries with a focus on increasing sustainable profitability through business turnaround strategies. A proven track record of strong operations management executed through the development of strategies that supports key business and financial objectives.

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Linda Wu

Manager of Career Planning

Linda has more than 10 years of experience in the human resources industry and is well equipped in leadership, cross-international business development, corporate talent recruitment, and talent mergers and acquisitions. Interviewed thousands of job seekers which also led her to communicate and help each and every one of the applicants patiently and relentlessly.

With her help, countless job seekers in North America have entered the top companies in the industry, increasing their job market value, and more job seekers have come to her by recommendations as a result.

 Career Counsellors 

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Mohammad Kallas

Senior Human Resources Manager,
CIBC Bank
  • With over 12 years of professional HR experience, currently a Senior Manager of Human Resources at CIBC Bank Headquarters, providing manpower support to over 200 banking centres in BC and Northern Canada

  • Former HR Manager at Best Buy, Staples, McDonald's and other leading companies in Canada West headquarters

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Andrew Yao

Software Engineer,
Amazon.com, Inc
  • He is a Software development engineer in the Promotion Analytics Team (PAOS) at Amazon fulfillment Canada. PAOS is a small team in charge of the promotion quality of global Amazon events such as Prime day, Black Friday and Cyber Monday

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Jada Stevens

Director of Graphic Design,
TransLink
  • She is an award-winning Graphic Designer with over 20 years' experience creating engaging campaigns for organizations such as The BMO Vancouver Marathon, Vancouver Fashion Week, and the City of Victoria

  • In her current role at TransLink, she designs and develops experiential graphics, branded environments, and wayfinding information to improve the customer experience

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Natasha Kvitka

Director of Digital Marketing Operations,
GiftBasetsOverseas.com
  • She is an experienced digital marketing professional who helps brands and individuals achieve their goals by establishing a solid online presence through a variety of digital marketing channels

  • Outside of the corporate setting, she is passionate about digital personal branding - and loves to coach students on how to do it right

  • She is heavily involved in mentoring at different entrepreneurship development programs including George Brown College

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Anita Chin

Senior product development consultant,
Eminence
  • As a logistics supply chain expert with a background in product development and marketing, she has more than 15 years of comprehensive experience in consumer product procurement, strategic planning, innovation, merchandise sales, local and overseas manufacturing, and marketing. She currently works as a senior product development consultant at Eminence, focusing on project management, global sourcing, forecasting, seasonal promotion, and achieving sales and profit targets

  • She is also a career mentor, she is passionate about helping students move towards creating a fulfilling life

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Colleen Beresford

Human Resources Leader,
MCM architect
  • She is an accomplished human resources leader with over 20 years of success in enabling companies to achieve their business goals

  • As an HR Generalist, she has an extensive background in all areas of human resources and has worked in a wide variety of industries including high tech, union and professional services

  • In her current role at MCM architect, she is passionate about coaching leaders through change to bring about cohesive and engaged work environments

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Elyn Zhang

Financial Knowledge Trainer,
Vancity Bank
  • She is an experienced Executive Coach specializing in guiding students towards a successful career in the finance industry. Moreover, she coaches business professionals through challenges in workplace and personal situations

  • With over a decade of experience as a Finance Literacy Trainer from Vancity Bank, she is a skilled facilitator who has delivered numerous seminars regarding the non-profit sector across the Lower Mainland

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Octavia Tang

Senior Business Analysis Specialist,
BHC Consulting Group Ltd.
  • She is skilled at business analysis and design, project management, agile methodology, facilitation and collaboration, database design and analysis, web programming and has the unique ability to speak business and technical languages to shape business needs and processes and into valuable technology solutions

  • Notable clients include: Herschel Supply Company, TREZ Capital, Chrysalix Venture Capital, TIMIA Capital, Fraser Health Authority, Provincial Health Services Authority, WorkSafe BC, Boeing Vancouver

  • Over 15 years of experience working in the business consulting field

  • Selected as an ambassador for the Vancouver Board of Trade between 2013 and 2016

  • Current board member of Women in Tech (CanWIT), a local organization

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Agnes Chow

Senior partner,
Oanda
  • Senior Partner at OANDA, has been working in Human Resources for over 14 years

  • Majority of her career was in the tech industry in roles responsible for all aspects of human resources including performance management, benefits, payroll, recruitment, immigration and relocation, employee relations, and training and development

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Ivy Sang

Senior Experience Design Manager,
Electronic Arts
  • Located in Vancouver Canada, Ivy Sang is a User Experience leader & pioneer in the gaming & technology industries. With 14+ years experience, Ivy is currently working as Senior Experience Design Manager in Electronic Arts.

  • Ivy is also an experienced educator and instructor who is specialized to train up design students with basic foundation & curious minds, craft emphatic & interactive courses and prepare students for real industry through shortening the gap between academia & workplace.

  • Ivy is excited to meet everyone and shares her career experiences & knowledge at WeDo.

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Jamie Kozak

Owner/Principal,
CopyCat Invest
  • He is currently the Owner/Principal of CopyCat Invest, he is the finance expert conducts company-specific research to understand company's business dynamics and fundamentals to analyze investment opportunities

  • After graduating from SFU, he started working for TD Bank (now TD Canada Trust) in the retail division as a Personal Banker. This has helped him to get in tune with client's investment needs and interests which landed him a Portfolio Manager role at North Growth Management a few years later, a prestigious investment firm in Vancouver, focused on Canadian and U.S. equities. Length of employment was 13.5 years

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Steven Sun

Partner,
Dougan Irwin&Associates
  • He is a designated professional accountant holding CPA licenses in Canada, the United Kingdom and Hong Kong, China. As a tax partner/owner at Dougan Irwin & Associates, his primary focus has been on Canadian corporate, personal, trust tax planning and compliance for owner-manager businesses, corporate reorganizations, estate planning, CRA dispute matters and general business consulting

  • Prior to that, he was a district manager for 13 Subway Restaurants on Vancouver Island

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Herman Eng

Assistant Finance Director,
Niradia
  • He is a senior accounting professional earned his CPA, CGA accounting designation in 2001. His industry experience spans from municipal government such as the Resort Municipality of Whistler to retail at Best Buy Canada, to high tech, biotechnology, and his current role as assistant controller at Niradia group of companies, a conglomerate involving real estate development, construction, property management, and hospitality. His current duties include working as a team with other professional accountants to lead and manage the accounting department and processes within the organization

  • He is also part of the management team that makes strategic tax and business planning decisions to move the overall operations forward

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Cyndi Hunter

Advertising Executive,
Plentyoffish.com (POF)
  • Cyndi Hunter is a seasoned growth marketer and product designer based in Vancouver, B.C, focused on user experience (UX)
  • She has worked in the online dating space sinceMarch 2012 where she was an Advertising Executive at Plentyoffish.com (POF). While there, Cyndi played a key role in a team responsible for growing the number of active users domestically and abroad, as well as monetizing the site through ad sales
  • In three years, she helped Plentyoffish increase two impressive milestones: doubling its size, from 50 million users to 100 million, while reaching $100 million in revenue. This set POF apart as the world's largest free dating site, grooming it for acquisition by Match.com for $575 million dollars
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Seif Borgi

Founder,
Toumana Consulting
  • Seif Borgi is seasoned Digital Marketing and Analytics Consultant, teacher, keynote speaker, and storyteller.

  • His experience, as an analytical leader and a data-driven growth marketer, ranges from defining marketing strategies and maximizing profit for Fortune 500 corporations to accelerating growth for start-ups. Having worked with some of the most reputable organization such as BestBuy,BrainStation, Thinkific, he has a proven track record of driving profit and accelerating revenue growth by leading customer acquisition efforts, increasing retention and conversion rate, and optimizing the end-to-end customer journey. Seif is passionate about using his in-depth experience to teach others how to make sense of data and how to drive profitable outcomes, whether they run an established corporation or a newfound start-up.

Other Team Members

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Jill Klassen

Employer Relations Specialist

Jill is a graduate of Simon Fraser University's Bachelor of Arts in Communication degree. Her superior communication skills are advantageous in her current position as an Employment Relations Specialist, as they allow her to to foster meaningful connections between Azure HR and employers seeking skilled candidates.

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Feida Lung

Employer Relations Specialist

Feida always strive to give 100% to his work, and as being a Employment Relation Specialist his goal is to build strong, long-term, mutually beneficial relationships with candidates and clients alike. He possess the professionalism and strong business background necessary to give dedicated attention to each of his clients. Outside of the office, Feida enjoys hiking and cooking.

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Lynn Chong

Career Planning Advisor

As a Career Planning Advisor in AzureHR, Lynn specializes in seeking opportunities for candidates, screening resumes and applicants, and matching suitable candidates to the employers. 

​Legal Team

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Dr. Alan Freckelton 

​Immigration Lawyer

Dr. Freckelton is a licensed immigration lawyer who has the qualifications of lawyers in the United States, Canada and other countries. He is the author of many books on immigration law, and he's been teaching immigration law-related courses in Canada. He has worked in the Immigration Bureau, the Ministry of Environment and other government agencies. Published articles in top international academic journals.

 

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HR Advice

More than just your regular HR firm.

Relying on its professional HR team and proven record of HR services, AzureHR has been dedicated to helping business companies acquire qualified HR resources by following rigorous Canadian selection and training standards, utilize and compensate them in accordance with Canadian HR and LR laws, policies and regulations. By applying  consistent HR practices and procedures, it aims for standardized risk-free operation of corporate HR functions, optimization of HR resources, reduction of labour costs, and improvement of production efficiency.

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Professionals

AzureHR also provides a full set of services to individuals job seekers wanting to enter the Canadian job market, helping them land real Canadian jobs quickly and settle happily in Canada as temporary foreign workers first and finally as permanent residents, through its sophisticated tailored job application systems and services, targeted occupational training and examination, and well- considered legal and HR advice.

Long Term Benefits

Get started now and win the future.

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Our Mentors Are From

Amazon

Best Buy

Staples

CIBC

TD

TransLink

Vancity

Dougan Irwin & Associates

Gift Baskets Overseas

BHC Consulting Group Ltd

​Niradia

OANDA Corporation

Aquilini

Scotiabank 

British Hydraulics

Intel

CopyCat Investment

​North Growth Management

Dougan Irwin&Associates

Innovation Networks

Notable Employers

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