Meet the ProFound Team:

Marie Mikelson President, Founder and Executive Recruiter

Marie is a native Houstonian and has put her energy into building ProFound’s business relationships. She has specialized in IT and software development recruiting in the Houston area since 1999. You will often hear Marie tell people to “get-into-our-circle” because she knows people, companies, and she’s working on new jobs all the time.

As a professional networker, Marie practices good habits in business development, recruiting, customer service, and working with a sense of urgency to help people. She believes in having a foundation of long-term relationships in order to be a successful Business Owner, Recruiter and Business Developer.

On Marie’s off time, she looks forward to having down time with family and friends; going on vacations; cooking and working on home projects. She also loves her pugs.

Todd Sims Vice President, Founder

Todd is an operational and technology expert. He has switched his career focus over the last 10 years in operational management. Prior to 2007, Todd had a 15+ year career in IT and software architecture, recruiting, leadership and management. He uses his natural ability to charm and persuade people to hear his ideas.

Nowadays, Todd helps ProFound with back-office management and operations to help the company grow. His knowledge in finance, accounting and human resources through his executive leadership training has allowed him to diversify his portfolio of business interests with his family’s business line of companies.

Todd has a lot of life interests. His number one priority is his wife, family and his dog Gunner. Todd is a world traveler and loves new life experiences.

Martin Mikelson Senior Technical Recruiter

Martin is known to be a great communicator and a straight shooter. He enjoys working with Candidates that are excited about what they do in their career choices and being open to hearing how he can help them in their job search process. Martin knows how to bring out the best of people by using his sense of humor to make them laugh.

Martin has been with ProFound since the doors opened in 2007. His focus is in technical recruiting finding IT and software development professionals. Helping people is very important to him. Martin works with a sense of urgency because he wants to get everyone back to work ASAP. He’s process driven, empathic, and motivated to get feedback for candidates.

Martin enjoys life to the fullest and wants everyone to have the opportunity to do the same. He’s all about family, vacation, and having fun.