Mike Tognotti is the CEO and Founder of Raindance Partners, an executive recruiting services company.
Prior to starting Raindance Partners, Mike was Vice President of Sales and Marketing for a biotech company that manufactured a semiconductor chip which “reads” DNA. When using recruiters to help build that company, Mike recognized a need for higher quality recruiting that requires technical detail and precision. He felt he could do it better and now has clients nationwide, ranging from venture-backed startups to Fortune 1000 companies.
In Santa Barbara County, RDP works with Invoca, InTouch Health, Conversant, Social Intelligence, Evidation Health, HG Data, LogicMonitor, Be Green Packaging, Sliver Fern Chemicals, and Moss Motors. They are helping high-growth Santa Barbara companies fill critical positions in weeks, which otherwise could take months or go unfilled.