Don Givelos

“Servicing Canada’s property casualty insurance market for 30 years, it’s still the connections made and relationships sustained with insurance professionals that continue to inspire me” says Don Givelos.Don Givelos is synonymous with insurance recruiting. Having founded and sold, DGA Careers and Insuranceworks*, his influence on insurance recruiting and talent management is recognized coast to coast.  Don is looking forward to building on a foundation of relationships with industry leaders and developing new connections with the future innovators of insurance.

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*Please note that Don Givelos no longer owns or is affiliated with DGA Careers or 

Michelle Straka

Michelle Straka's approach to recruiting is characterized by integrity and passion.  

With over 15 years of experience servicing the insurance industry's recruiting needs, Michelle is credited with positively impacting the careers of countless insurance professionals, at all levels and in all areas of insurance, across the country.  As a CHRL-designated HR professional, Michelle is uniquely positioned to understand her clients' hiring needs and challenges in successfully managing talent.

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