No Bad Bosses #32 - Gord Zeilstra

A veteran of Human Resources technology for over 20 years, Gord has held senior executive roles at some of the HR technology industry’s leading vendors including Monster, Taleo, Verve, and SuccessFactors (later acquired by SAP). Gord was an early employee at Taleo (acquired by Oracle), joining in North America and part of the founding team of Taleo Asia Pacific. Prior to Taleo, Gord was the first International hire at Monster and went on to advise Monster and its parent company, TMP, on global partnerships, strategic sales and acquisitions. Gord possesses a deep understanding of HR technologies and global practices and is passionate on emerging trends in this space.

Gord has lived and worked throughout the US, Canada, Australia, Singapore, and holds directorships in organizations across Asia, Canada and the US. He frequently speaks at a variety of events and conferences on topics such as The Future of Work, Innovation in Human Resources, and Building the Workplace of the Future.

Currently based in Canada's Technology Triangle (Waterloo, Ontario) with his wife and two daughters, he has co-founded a new Global HR Platform, with offices in the US, Canada, India, and Hong Kong.