Michael Leacy – The Ian Martin Group


Michael is a high energy leader who has demonstrated the ability to build and lead organizations selling into private and public sectors. He has a strong sense of urgency along with a keen intuition for business. He is firmly commited to customer satisfaction for both Clients and Consultants.

Specialties: Building Teams that Drive Business | Major Account Development & Management | Development/Refinement of Business Process & Strategy | Forecasting, Budgeting, Cost Control | Quality & Productivity Improvement | Pricing & Service Strategies | Brand Awareness Programs | Worked in both Canada & USA.



Alex MacKenzie – Procom


Over 30,000 hours worth of experience working with contract IT labour….what would Malcolm Gladwell think of that?



Nadine Lamothe – Planet4iT


A senior placement consultant with 20+ years of experience in the IT placement industry in the Toronto marketplace.

Specialties: Contract and Full Time/Permanent placements of IT professionals from hands on technical specialists to senior managers/project managers.



Alan Guneyler - The Ian Martin Group


Alan brings over 20 years of senior leadership experience managing and growing companies at an executive level. His experience in the Canadian marketplace covers all areas of clients from Strategic, SMB and the various levels of Government.



Drew Lindsay – Gurulink


Over 15 years experience in the high tech recruitment industry working with a wide array of Fortune 500 companies and SMEs to assist them in optimizing their recruitment processes and implementing best practices to help them find better talent, faster and more cost effectively.

Specializing primarily in the areas of Software/Application Development (Ruby, Python, Java, Scala, C++, .NET, PHP, Javacript Frameworks), Network Infrastructure (Cisco, Unix, Linux, Windows, VoIP), Relational Databases (Oracle, MySQL, SQL Server, Sybase, Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Data Mining), NoSQL (Hadoop, MongoDB, Cassandra, CouchDB) Quality Assurance, Technical Management & Executive, and Technical Sales & Pre-sales Engineers.



Carolyn Levy – Randstad


Bio currently not available.



Ian MacMillan


One of the co-founders and a former chair of the NACCB, Ian brings over 30 years of industry experience to the table. He remains active within the staffing sector through his ongoing consulting commitments, sitting on a number of Advisory Boards, and participating in several Government lobbying initiatives.



David O’Brien – Eagle Professional Resources


Bio currently not available.



Travis O’Rourke – Hays


Travis O’Rourke, is a business graduate with 10+ years of IT staffing experience. He brings over 25,000 hours of hands on management with temporary / contract staffing in Canada. His expertise in workforce management spans across Government, Financial Services, Insurance, Banking, Consulting, and Natural Resources. Travis currently oversees the contract business for Hays Specialist Recruitment (Canada) Inc.



John Salameh – Nexus Systems Group


Senior/Exec Level Sales and Account Management expertise. Take pride in large account management and growth with exceptional attention to the business of technology. A demonstrated track record of Entrepreneurial success and new account penetration.

Specialties:Executive Sales and Consulting, Recruiting, Relationship Management, Entrepreneurial Expertise, P&L Management, Growing Sales Teams, Training and Leadership



Dave Saville – CompuStaff


Dave has been in staffing since 2005. In 2012 he opened CompuStaff, an IT recruitment firm that places both contract and fulltime staff.


Executive Director

Amanda Curtis – NACCB


She has experience in the establishment and restructuring of national and provincial associations, by-law preparation and incorporation, and works closely with elected officials to formulate policy, planning and financial objectives. She has been editor of association publications, produced promotional materials and organized trade shows and educational programs.

Amanda is a member of the Canadian and American Societies of Association Executives. She has spoken at International Association of Association Management Companies’ conferences and served as president in 2000-2001. Amanda remains the only non-U.S. leader to take on the presidency of this association.