About Q Talent
Creating opportunities for technical operations talent
Growing up around his beloved grandfather and father, and watching them being devoted to a business to "Make Great Food With Fun"; the founder Ed Pinwala developed an ultimate passion for the Food and Beverage Industry. After working as a recruiter for 14 years and developing CPG Executive earch and later Food Talent; now he has joined hands with Esme Guevara, a brand marketer who has previously worked with huge consumer brands for 11 years making her way to the #1 & #2 ranked Product Launched in the Fortune 1000 Company's History. With a collective experience of 25 years, they aim to make smaller to mid-sized companies powerful and successful with Quality Talent; making talent discovery and acquisition easier than ever.
Companies we've worked with
Revolutionize talent search and acquisition to help companies achieve their goals, helping them discover unique and talented professionals that love where they work.
To bring back human into human resources technology.
People are at the center of success. Help them find work that gives them a sense of purpose, adds meaning to their life, and provides them with dignity and confidence.
Provide a candidate-centric platform that acts with integrity and creates win-win outcomes for both employers and employees.
Provide people with choices and opportunity to decide their own destiny by introducing professionals to employers they may never have crossed paths with.
Constantly push to gain knowledge of what was previously not seen or unknown.
We love what we do but allow the freedom to reward ourselves with the ability to explore all the world has to offer through freedom of schedule and location.
Meet Our Team
After a year working on a private yacht as a deckhand cruising the Caribbean, trans-atlantic, and Adriatic, Ed realized life at sea was not going to be his career. Ed has over 14 years of experience in professional recruitment and staffing working in the consumer goods and food & beverage industry. He’s the founder of CPG Executive Search, a boutique recruitment firm with a 96% success rate in placements. His passion is working with other entrepreneurs and high performance driven hiring managers & executives to understand business issues they face, and delivering talent and solutions to meet these needs. When not recruiting, he can likely be found in the outdoors hiking or boating on Georgian Bay and exploring with his wife, two children and ‘Ike’ the family husky.
Esme has lived in 7 different countries, on 3 continents. She’s worked in Marketing with major national brands like Fisherman’s Friend, Maple Lodge Farms, Terra Chips, and Yves Veggie Cuisine. With over 10 years of experience developing strategy for multiple brands and businesses ranging from consumer goods, media services, healthcare, aviation, FinTech, SaaS, IoT and manufacturing, her passion is building brands and making them grow. When she’s not working, she enjoys traveling, cooking and playing with her dog Zukie. Her motto is that Brand and Strategy is Everything.