Meet the Team

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    Colleen Gaudette

    Franchise Owner, President and Operating Partner

    Colleen Gaudette is a Franchise Owner, President, and Operating Partner of the award-winning Express Employment Professionals Windsor Ontario office.  For 21 years, business leaders in Windsor/ Essex have relied on Colleen and her team to provide up-to-date market analytics and expertise in employment trends, to assist them in making informed decisions regarding their workforce and workplace issues. 

    An enthusiastic leader who believes in the power of a servant leadership style, Colleen is invested in helping her team develop and perform at a high level. She ensures her team is equipped with the tools needed to grow in their careers and to be successful in meeting both their professional and personal goals.

    In her spare time, Colleen loves to travel and spend time with family and friends. She is a passionate Board Member of the Shosholoza Foundation, supporting wildlife conservation and those in need in the rural villages of South Africa . 

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    Christine Menard

    Franchisee

    Christine Menard is a Franchise Owner of Express Employment Professionals London and has an ownership stake in several other Express franchises in Ontario, British Columbia, and Minnesota. Christine founded Contact Human Resource Group in 1979 and evolved that business into the first Express Personnel Services franchise in Canada. Chris and her husband spend their free time traveling throughout the US and European countries.
     

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    Jill Biscan

    Front Office Coordinator and Payroll Administrator

    Jill Biscan has been working at Express Windsor for over 20 years. Her many years of customer service and administrative experience serve her well in her role as the Front Office Coordinator and Payroll Administrator, where she manages payroll, accounts receivable, health and safety and administrative duties. Jill values integrity in all her interactions and is passionate about helping others.

    Outside of the office, Jill is an avid traveler, trekking across North America, Croatia and the Caribbean. She enjoys spending time with her family and cuddling with her dog, Vinnie.

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    Samantha Gossman

    Business Development Representative

    Samantha Gossman joined Express Windsor in 2020, as Business Development Representative, helping client companies navigate the ever-changing employment market. With 20 years of sales, recruiting and advertising experience, Samantha is gifted at building strong relationships and trust with her clients and colleagues. She believes in giving back to her community and is very active in fundraising initiatives for various non-profit organizations.

    A former Roller Derby participant, Samantha loves skating, doing yoga and socializing in her spare time.

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    Cathy Parent

    Recruiting Specialist

    Cathy Parent's journey with Express Windsor began 11 years ago, when she accepted a contract position, and she has not looked back since. Cathy currently holds the position of  Recruitment Specialist and, with 23 years of staffing industry experience, she is fully equipped to help Windsor / Essex businesses find their next great hire.
    Cathy is passionate about family, loves to read and most of all enjoys playing with her grandchildren, in her spare time.

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    Tori Hamilton

    Professional Recruiter

    Tori Hamilton brings almost 10 years of previous recruiting experience to her role of Staffing Specialist with the Specialized Recruiting Group, a division of Express Employment Professionals. A former manager in the not-for-profit and hospitality sectors, Tori is passionate about helping people succeed at their goals and find happiness. Her past experience recruiting qualified staff for group homes and for a multi-unit food service establishment means that Tori is skilled at assessing the needs of different populations and finding the best solutions to any challenges.

    In her spare time, Tori enjoys travelling the world, watching sports and trying to convince her husband to add more dogs to their family.

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    Zach Copeland

    Labour Employment Specialist

    Zach Copeland started at Express Windsor in 2022 as an Employment Specialist for the Labour Division. A former human resources consultant and warehouse worker, Zach has a clear understanding of employment needs. He knows what the job seeker needs and what the employer is looking for in their next great hire. He knows the importance of finding the right person for the right job and is inspired by the joy he witnesses when an associate is successful.

    When not in the office, Zach can be found experiencing the great outdoors with his two dogs, watching nature documentaries or collecting and listening to old records.

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    Rose Turner

    Office Services Employment Specialist

    Rose Turner joined Express Windsor in 2022 as the Office Services Employment Specialist. She believes in being transparent when consulting with clients, associates and colleagues, knowing that a good employment match is vital for associate success. A positive and supportive team member, Rose lives by the saying, "Lift each other up, always."

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    Shyla Seth

    Professional Recruiter

    Shyla Seth joined the Express Windsor team in 2022 as a Professional Recruiter with the Specialized Recruiting Group division. With six years of experience at recruitment agencies in India and both a Bachelors and Master in Business Administration, Shyla is highly skilled in finding and connecting the right job candidates with the right opportunities. She enjoys meeting new people and is passionate about maintaining a good work balance and being ethical in all her interactions.

    When not in the office, Shyla can be found exploring the province with her family or practicing yoga and biking outdoors.

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