Gen McDonough

Account Executive

Born and raised in New York City, Gen took an early interest in the emerging IT recruiting industry and has been immersed in the field since graduating from Pace University. For almost two decades, Gen has developed a specialization in sourcing IT talent to fill contract, contract-to-hire and direct-hire positions for Fortune 500 firms, start-ups and everything in between. Her clients span a number of industries including banking and finance, legal, healthcare and management consulting – just to name a few.

Throughout her career, Gen has functioned as a Resource Manager and full lifecycle recruiter which has enabled her to develop lasting relationships and deep market insight. Serving as a trusted adviser to her clients while building the best teams possible, Gen has joined Clarity to develop Cleartech, Clarity’s dedicated IT recruitment division. In all of her recruiting and client management experience, Gen’s goal has always been to create meaningful matches between experience and opportunity, while taking a uniquely human approach to each placement made. Striving for client satisfaction and providing optimal service to each candidate, Gen values relationship building above all on her desk — her Motto is: “Always try to be of service.”

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