Ben Christensen

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Ben is the co-founder and Head of People and Talent at Handshake, the leading career community for college students in America. Today, the Handshake community includes 17 million students and young alumni at over 900 universities-- including 120+ minority-serving institutions. We connect up-and-coming talent across all 50 states with 400,000+ employers recruiting on Handshake-- from every Fortune 500 company to thousands of small businesses, nonprofits, startups, and more. Handshake is democratizing opportunity and ensuring college students have the support they need to find to find a great job and kick-off a meaningful career regardless of where they go to school, what they choose as a major, and who they know. Handshake has offices in Denver, San Francisco, London, as well as remote teams.