New Hourglass HR Team Members

We are excited to welcome five new members to the Hourglass HR team.  Passionate about supporting our clients and candidates, our diverse team members bring their personal, academic and professional skills to the table, ready to make an impact:

Randy Hendriks- PHoto Randy Hendriks

Director of Business Development

Randy loves making connections and finding new opportunities for partnership. Having worked in the non-profit and Startup world, he knows the power and impact of identifying opportunities and making sure there’s a win in it for everyone. His education ranges from a diploma in engineering, to a doctoral thesis on community leadership. To relax, he enjoys bike-riding with his wife and kids around his home-base of Niagara.

Therese El-LAti

Technical Recruiter

Therese enjoys helping others and is committed to provide a both comfortable and professional environment where the candidates she works with can feel at ease.  With a background in psychology, she is a firm advocator of mindfulness and mental health awareness. Therese is fluent in English, French and Arabic and is based in Ottawa. During her free time, she enjoys drawing, doing yoga, and playing video games.

Jovin Parpan

Technical Recruiter

Jovin is an energetic individual who perseveres until the job is done.  He loves meeting new people, helping them to reach their goals, whatever their aspirations. He brings his business skillset to the table, having completed his Bachelor of Business Administration with a minor in finance. Working out of Brampton,  Jovin is a health and fitness enthusiast who loves travelling, and anything involving outdoor activities.

John Burnside

Technical Recruiter

John has a drive and passion for connecting with people and creating lasting relationships. He believes that networking is the key to success in any context, and as such is very excited to work with Hourglass HR as a technical recruiter. He is a recent graduate of the University of Ottawa, specializing in sociological research. When he is not at work, he can be found in his kitchen- cooking at a very leisurely pace.

Brian Wagaca

Technical Recruiter

Brian is a forward thinking young professional focused on fostering lasting connections in a multicultural society. Brian brings his experience as an ESL teacher and educator To Hourglass HR, ready to support, coach and encourage the candidates he works with. With great interpersonal skills he draws enthusiasm from working with people from different cultural backgrounds. During his time off, Brian can be found producing music or birding while hiking around Ottawa and Gatineau.

Interested in our services? With expanded reach and service across Canada we’re happy support your recruiting and temp staffing needs.  Contact us today to learn more about how we connect the right people with the right roles for the right reasons.


Monday: 10am-6pm EST
Tuesday: 10am-6pm EST
Wednesday: 10am-6pm EST
Thursday: 10am-6pm EST
Friday: 10am-6pm EST
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed