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Atakan is a Business Development Associate who has been at HomeStars since March 2019. His favourite thing about HomeStars is the culture and working with a wonderful team that contributes to the positive atmosphere. When not at work you can find Ata at the gym, playing soccer, or checking out a new pub. Meet Atakan!
What is your role at HomeStars?
I am a Business Development Associate at HomeStars. My main role is reaching out to a variety of contractors across Canada to help them understand how HomeStars can grow their company’s online presence.
What qualities do you look for in a teammate?
Selfless – Humble – Sincere – Passionate. Someone who understands the importance of collaboration to foster friendly working relationships with colleagues.
How do you stay up to date within your evolving industry?
I read books and watch videos to be better at building and maintaining strong professional relationships. Also, I read articles regarding the construction industry to have a better understanding of the market and customer needs.
What is your proudest HomeStars moment?
I had my most productive months during lockdown despite all the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic.
What is the best piece of advice you have gotten working here?
The barriers are there to make you stronger. The sky’s the limit. Never take your foot off the gas.
What is one skill that you would like to master?
I am a picky eater so I would love to be good at cooking.
If you want to join Atakan on the Business Development team or see our other openings, be sure to check out our careers page. We can’t wait to hear from you!