Michael Leacy – Raise Recruiting


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 Canada


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



Travis O’Rourke – Hays Specialist Recruitment


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.



Irfan Ahmed - Altis


Irfan has over 8 years of experience in the IT staffing sector. As a Senior Executive, Irfan’s teams specialize in supporting IT projects for the Federal and Provincial governments across Canada. As a people leader, he has found success in growing businesses with his people first approach and focus on behavior as opposed to results. He is passionate about the staffing sector and is motivated to help bring forward positive change that will impact the industry.



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.



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



Tao Qiu – Akkodis


Bio coming soon.


President, Ottawa Chapter

Brian Brady, – SI Systems


Bio coming soon.


acting Executive Director

 Amanda Curtis - NACCB


Bio coming soon.