Our Story

Designworks Talent was created specifically for the unique hiring needs of start-ups and small to medium-sized businesses. We use big company experience to hand craft small batch recruiting solutions, and story tell with analytics and reporting.

Brian Harmsen
Founder and CEO
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Anna Ho
Director, Talent Acquisition Technology
Jerry Cooksey
Director, Marketing and Employment Brand
Maureen Pankotai
Director, Talent Acquisition Operations
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Kurtis Rios
Technical Recruiter
Experience Matters

Recruiting is hard.  We make it look easy. We've got the winning combination of skills and experience to take excellent care of you and your candidates. Say goodbye to bad Glassdoor reviews!


How we work


We start by understanding your recruiting needs. Then we create a customized approach that works with your culture. We do whatever is needed to execute on full-stack recruiting, including employment brand, marketing, social media, sourcing, screening, continual candidate engagement, interviews, offers, and pre-employment readiness. 


We get to work quickly when you need us, and disappear when hiring is finished. We're on demand, pay as you go, for as long as you need us. No long-term contracts, no subscriptions, no delays!


We look at all candidates as people, not resumes. We're thorough, respectful, and grateful for your interest and your time. Check out the roles we're working below.


Open Positions


"Designworks Talent has done a great job for many of my clients who don't need a full-time recruiter but need expert level help on and off."

- Talent Distinctions HR Consulting


Contact Us

designworkstalent.com  |   760.656.1191 333 N Palm Canyon Dr #108A, Palm Springs CA 92262

Los Angeles   |   Palm Springs    |   San Diego