About Us

Will Thomson

Will Thomson has been in the recruiting, sales and staffing industries for 24 years. He graduated from Ole Miss in 1995 and his first job out of college was working for Aerotek- one of the largest staffing firms in the United States. After working at Aerotek, he held several sales jobs including working at Broadwing and Insperity. In 2006, Will got a master’s degree in Human Resources and then went to go work as an in-house recruiter. He was a corporate recruiter for Dell, eBay, Rosetta Stone, and Balfour where he placed primarily sales and marketing people around the US and globe.

In 2012, Will began to blog. It was here where his career started to blossom. Bulls Eye Recruiting went on to win 26 global awards for best career website from 2014-2018. He began to speak around the US on various recruiting and HR topics. To this day he can still be seen speaking at conferences.

Will turned the blog into a business in late 2014 and now Bulls Eye Recruiting has become one of the most well-known sales recruiting agencies around the United States. He continues to grow the business with his wife and business partner, Laura Thomson, who was a full-time nurse until 2015. Will is a proud father of two children Kennedy (11) and Trace (8). Outside of work he enjoys spending time with his wife, children and family. He was born & raised in Austin, Texas and still lives there today. He really enjoys spending time at his family ranch, excercising, spinning some good vinyl and riding his Jeep when the weather allows. He is very involved with his church, is a board member for Job Seekers Network (a faith-based job club in Austin), and he brings meals to the homeless every month. He is an avid Houston Astros, Dallas Cowboys, and Ole Miss Rebel fan as well

Laura Thomson

Laura Thomson is the CEO and Co-Founder of Bulls Eye Recruiting. Laura has a bachelor’s degree in nursing and spent the majority of her career working as a charge nurse in the Emergency Department and as a Supervisor of Labor & Delivery/Post-Partum.

In 2015, Laura decided to leave the hospital setting and take a leap of faith to start Bulls Eye Recruiting full-time with her husband, Will. What began as a blog blossomed into a business with lots of faith in God and some hard work.With her gregarious nature and attention to detail, Laura has transitioned to recruiting and enjoys working closely with her husband and the rest of the team at Bulls Eye.

A mother of two, Laura enjoys travel, running/pilates, cooking, home improvement projects and most of all spending time with her kids, husband and friends. Laura is involved with her church and enjoys volunteering at the Hope Clinic which provides free medical care to the refugee community. Additionally she active with the PTA and serves as homeroom mom at her children’s school. Hailing from small town Iowa, Laura always cheers for the Hawkeyes but truly would rather skip sports for an awards show, a good movie or Saturday Night Live!

Miya Barnes

Miya Barnes was born and raised in Chicago. IL where she attended Chicago State University.

The mother of 4, Miya moved to Austin about 10 years ago and is currently continuing her education at Strayer University.

She has been in the recruiting field for about 3 years total and brings energy and tenacity to the Bulls Eye team. Her hobbies include painting, spending time with her children, and playing football. In fact, Miya formerly played semi-pro football for the Austin Angels and the Austin Assassins!