Mark A. Gannon
Executive Vice President, Talent Management, Recruiting Services
As the Executive Vice President for Talent Management, Mark is tasked with making TekStream an employer of choice to consultants, staff and recruiting professionals as well as become a premiere partner to clients who are in need of IT talent.
Prior to TekStream, Mark served as a Vice President of Delivery at Thompson Technologies (an IT staffing firm).
was tasked with understanding all client requirements to ensure recruiting standards were met and delivered upon.
also managed a team of nine discipline-specific recruiters and three Account Managers.
In addition, Mark served as a direct liaison to several strategic clients, with accountability for growth and expansion.
possesses over 13 years of recruiting, sales and management experience in both corporate and agency environments.
experience prior to Thompson includes two years of Recruiting/Account Management for Aerotek/TEKsystems (currently the leading IT/Engineering Staffing firm in revenue) followed by the management of recruiting departments at Ernst & Young Technologies and America Online
Mark began his career at Thompson in 2002 as a Recruiter and has been promoted 4 times, serving in such roles as National Accounts Recruiter, Recruiting Manager, Director of Business Development and most recently, Vice President of Delivery.
has demonstrated his
success in the building of a local sales and delivery team that grew from $3M in sales and 10% of Thompson
revenue in 2006 to $15M and 70% of Thompson revenue in 2010.
He has been recognized for his leadership and individual contributions multiple times, and was named a member of the Thompson Technologies "Chairman's Circle" for top performers.
Mark earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Randolph Macon College in Business/Economics and currently resides in Atlanta with his family.