Brian Delle Donne

Co-Founder & President

Brian is the Co-Founder & President of Talent Tech Labs. He has been a leading force in driving innovation through his career in operating roles in the industry. After serving as Chief Operating Officer at both large public and privately held staffing and project engineering firms he has amassed a wealth of insight into effectively applying innovation.

Jonathan Kestenbaum

Co-Founder & MD

Jonathan is the Co-Founder & Managing Director of Talent Tech Labs. He is a lawyer by education and an entrepreneur and investor by trade. Jonathan can be found at HR technology conferences all over the world as a sought-after speaker and panelist sharing deep insights into the evolution of the Talent Acquisition Ecosystem.

Gene Holtzman

Board Member

Gene Holtzman is the founder and President of Mitchell Martin. Gene founded the company in 1984 after recognizing the rising demand for professional staff in Information Technology and Healthcare. He is an early adopter of new technology and started Talent Tech Labs to nurture startups in the field of talent acquisition and staffing.

Chris Hartman

Board Member

Chris serves as President at International Operations at Allegis Group, Inc. He served as an Executive Vice President at the Allegis Group, Inc. and as an Executive Vice President of Business Development at the Allegis Group Services, Inc. He serves as a Director of Talent Tech Labs, LLC.

Rory O’Doherty

Director, Provider Advisory

Rory is the Incubation Operations Manager at Talent Tech Labs. With a background in Economics and Finance and experience bringing Irish start-ups to North America, Rory runs operations in TTL. Rory advises start-ups on go-to-market strategy, utilizes mentors, and strategic partners, to hone in on product-market fit.

Irina Sapsay

Director, Client Delivery

A PMI member with experience in marketing operations and strategy in AI startups and brand agencies, Irina manages client delivery programs. She enjoys working alongside TTL's analysts in uncovering unique perspectives and leveraging research to help TTL members tackle business problems and identify process improvements in adopting TA technologies.

Rob Gallina

Director, Corp Advisory

Experienced Sales Consultant with a demonstrated history of working in the human resources industry. Skilled in Sales, Creativity Skills, Asset Management, and Business Relationship Management. Strong consulting professional with an MBA focused in Business Management, Healthcare from Binghamton University - School of Management.

Mark DeJong

Director, Corp Advisory

Mark is Director of Business Development at Talent Tech Labs. He comes to TTL with an extensive background as a sales leader and hunter of new business. In his role at TTL, Mark is focused on growing the Corporate Advisory program

David Francis

Director, Research

David leads a global team of analysts in the creation and development of Talent Tech Labs market research (surveys, trends, data analysis, benchmarking, decision support, etc.) and dissemination of research content via published reports, conferences and webinars.

Lucy Zuo


Lucy is an Analyst at Talent Tech Labs and is responsible for conducting research on rising technologies and trends in the Talent Acquisition space. She also compiles findings into reports for clients and the TTL research library. She has a background in Mathematics and Economics.

Alice Ng

Marketing Manager

Alice thrives on promoting the TTL brand through digital content and live events. She is the co-founder of Space Apps NYC, a global hackathon in partnership with NASA, and grew it organically to 600+ participants--hosting the Global Mainstage two years in a row. She is a leader at StartupBus, having coached her region to win the North American Championship in 2014, then serving as Event Director in 2017.

Gabrielle Norton

Account Manager

Gabby is the Account Manager for TTL's Corporate and Staffing memberships. She has strong experience in sales and account management in the human resources industry and thrives on helping clients with market intelligence, collaboration, and decision-making. She studied at the University of Michigan and received a degree in neuroscience.

Interested in joining the team?

The Talent Tech Labs team are entrepreneurs, business leaders, thinkers, and doers. Our inventive work has created a reputation in the space; our continued dedication to the Talent Acquisition space keeps us cemented there. Do you have what it takes to disrupt, grow, and cultivate the talent acquisition industry?