Shelley Billinghurst
Chief People and Culture Officer

With over 25 years of specializing in recruitment, Shelley brings an expert level understanding of the provincial, national and global labour market. She has a keen eye for connecting industry demands and our strategic workforce plans to meet the needs of our growth.

After spending her career in the corporate world both executive search and leading in-house recruitment departments for oil sands and an electrical utility, her inner entrepreneur called, so she started her own firm, Hire Value Inc. in November 2014. Not deterred by the down swing in the local economy, she has quickly established a reputation for delivering results. With a cult like following, Shelley has published over 100 articles on Recruitment & HR topics.

Shelley has 3 children – the two oldest are young men, who are now in their post-secondary education years, the youngest, Brooklyn, is in grade 9 and is music enthusiast who loves musical theatre and does lead vocals for a performance band. Shelley was born & raised in Calgary and volunteers her time with numerous causes including not-for-profit board level coaching, job seeker strategy sessions and fund raising for Calgary Emergency Women’s Shelter.