Diego Aguilar


Diego Aguilar

About Diego

Diego specializes in software development talent acquisition and consulting across the Northeast. With an extensive background in big law and public accounting recruiting, clients can depend on Diego’s expertise with high-stakes talent management and contract negotiations. In his free time, Diego enjoys playing guitar, ultimate frisbee, and supporting local artist and theater communities.

What is the most rewarding part about your job?

The most rewarding part of my job is having the opportunity to resolve my clients’ most complex talent challenges.

What’s the secret to a great interview?

The secret to a great interview is preparation! Only once we’ve prepared can we let our personality shine and leave our nerves at the door.

What’s the most important piece of professional/career advice you’ve ever received?

If you don’t ask, the answer is always no.

What is something you can do better than anyone else you know?

Metaphors! I love metaphors and using them to illustrate complex concepts.

We know Vaco is your dream job, but if you could do another job for just one day, what would it be?

NASA Researcher!

What’s one thing you’ve always wanted to learn?

Quantum Mechanics

What’s one cause or organization you are passionate about?

Musical Intervention in New Haven, CT. My good friend, Adam Christoferson, does amazing work with fringe and disenfranchised communities, using music for healing, belonging, and rehabilitation.

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