Meet the Team
Phil Gugliotta, Founder and President
Phil is an fifteen-year veteran and leader in the staffing industry. He started Tech2 in 2009 and has grown the firm into one of the premier Salesforce.com and IT staffing firms in the U.S.
Before entering the staffing industry, Phil worked for Canon and Oracle. During his 13 years at Canon, he held various sales and management positions. He left as branch director overseeing a $30 million New York City sales operation. At Oracle, he secured and managed the sales process for several multi-million dollar accounts.
Phil went on to become Vice President of Sales for a major staffing leader where he gained the knowledge and understanding that provided the expertise he needed to own and operate Topnotch Staffing Solutions, a regional staffing business in Long Island, New York.
Phil holds a Bachelor of Science from Adelphi University.
Blake Williams, Director of Recruiting
Blake has joined the team as Director of Recruiting for Tech2. He has been in the recruiting world, both agency and corporate, for over 7 years and after working with us in 2012, he missed us so much he had to come back!
Blake worked for Insight Global, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Fidelity Investments before returning to Tech2. During his tenure at Insight Global, Blake consistently ranked in the top 5 producers of the company and while maintaining that kind of performance, trained internal new hires, transitioned candidates into new positions and developed new business. He is known throughout the industry as a talented communicator with a keen sense of direction when it comes to matching candidates with top notch clients. Blake is excited to apply all of his knowledge and experience to the Salesforce.com recruiting niche and help to build strong relationships throughout the Salesforce ecosystem.
In his spare time, Blake enjoys riding his motorcycle, Jujitsu, hanging out with friends & family, skeet shooting and check things off the “honey-do list”!
Ashley Resta, Salesforce Recruitment Specialist
Ashley joined the Tech2 team in 2015 after graduating from North Carolina State University where she studied Communication and Chinese. Ashley enjoys connecting with other business professionals and learning about how they utilize Salesforce.com. This allows her to help build strong Salesforce teams that are suited for each company’s individual needs.
Prior to starting her career with Tech2, Ashley had the opportunity to spend time working and traveling along the Eastern coast of China. She currently resides in Raleigh, NC where she likes to explore the beautiful outdoors. Ashley also enjoys playing board games, tennis, swimming, and volunteering at her local nursing home.
Lauren Gugliotta, Salesforce Recruitment Specialist
Lauren is a recent graduate from Elon University (Go Phoenix!) where she studied Public Policy, Sport & Event Management, and Business. During her time at Elon she experienced both the nonprofit and corporate worlds through her internships where she focused on marketing events, professional services, and community relations. Through her varied academic and professional experiences, she realized her passion for relationship building, which ultimately led her to the recruiting industry and the Tech2 team! In her free time, Lauren enjoys exploring everything her new city of Raleigh has to offer, from outdoor adventures to discovering the newest local brew.
Nancy Gugliotta, VP Operations
Nancy serves as the VP of Operations for Tech2. She has been with Tech2 since its creation and is responsible for the general management of the office including contracts, accounts receivable/payable, payroll and vendor management. Before settling in North Carolina, she worked in New York at Topnotch Staffing Solutions, where her role as their Operations Manager was great preparation for her current position. Nancy also holds a real estate license in the state of North Carolina.