STRIVE Annual Holiday Party 2015 with Alex Burrows!

STRIVE Recruitment teamed up with Vancouver Canucks superstar Alex Burrows to celebrate the holiday season with friends, colleagues and clients. Guests enjoyed local BC wines and several appetizer dishes including Momma Dha’s legendary samosas.
Needless to say, this party went into overtime with the home team coming up victorious.
STRIVE would like to thank all of the guests who attended and enjoyed the evening. Can’t wait for the next one – Cheers!



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Marriott to Buy Starwood Hotels, Creating World’s Largest Hotel Company

When Marriott International’s $12.2 billion bid for Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide was announced on Monday morning, investors and analysts were surprised.

It was not the sale itself — Starwood, whose brands include Westin, W and Sheraton, had effectively put itself up for sale in late April — but that the buyer was Marriott.

Of all the rumored suitors — Hyatt Hotels Corporation, InterContinental Hotels Group and a few Chinese companies — Marriott had not been seen as being in the mix. On Marriott’s earnings call on April 30, the company’s chief executive, Arne Sorenson, waved off a question about a combination, saying it was inconsistent with its previous acquisition strategy.

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Our client is looking for Site Superintendents!

STRIVE is a Vancouver based boutique recruitment firm offering recruitment solutions in the specialist areas of Accounting and Finance, Skilled Trades Operations and Construction. We are passionate about recruitment at STRIVE and commit to offering an upfront, genuine and consultative approach to everything we do. Visit for more of our current searches.


Our client is an established General Contractor with an increasing presence in the local community and a list of growing projects to boast! They are currently seeking a capable Site Superintendent to lead and mentor on-site employees, and at the same time, manage the project and act as a point of contact for the client. With a strong background in construction, you should be excited about bringing your experiences to a progressive team with an open ear.

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