John Flato, Principal


John has more than 25 years experience in the University Relations industry. He is extremely well networked and has been described as "the Kevin Bacon of campus recruiting."

He has led the campus recruiting department for:

John started a venture capital-backed consulting firm, EliteGraduateJobs, which was acquired by Vault in 2007.

John has been published in two books, On Staffing and Outsourcing, the Definitive View, and won numerous awards from the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) and the Employment Management Association. He taught at The Johns Hopkins University in the evening graduate school for six years. He served on the Howard University MBA Advisory Board

John graduated from Washington College with a BA in Sociology, The Catholic University of America with an MA in Higher Education Administration, and Loyola University of Maryland with an MBA.