Michael Baraban brings more than a decade of experience solving technology workforce management solutions for organizations across North America. Michael currently sits as a Managing Director for iFathom, a Canadian owned IT Staffing and Services organization addressing his clients people related challenges within Big Data, AI, Cyber Security and Cloud technologies. Michael is recognized as an expert in the industry, having worked for two of the world’s largest workforce solutions companies. In his previous roles he was fast tracked to senior leadership, built out and developed robust high performance teams and helped bridge the skills gap for his clients across multiple industries. Michael’s breadth of experience in all aspects of the recruitment lifecycle, including the areas of recruitment process and technologies, labour market information and analysis, candidate assessment and workforce planning has helped him exceed his clients’ expectations through the acquisition of top talent and contingent workforce management planning and strategies. On his personal time, Michael enjoys spending time with his wife, son and daughter exploring the city they love and supporting all of their local sports franchises.