Meet our Founders2023-09-05T21:43:47+00:00

“Disrupting HR tech by putting humans first.”

Richard Cangemi, CEO 

PeopleGuru™ is one of the fastest
companies in the nation

Founded in 2017 by three industry veterans with over three decades of experience, PeopleGuru™
is disrupting the HCM industry with best-in-class technology, support, and services.

Richard Cangemi

Chief Executive Officer

Paul Zugay

Chief Technical Officer

Steve Cohen

Chief Revenue Officer

We have the right

PeopleGuru™  has decades of HCM experience and credentialed experts
on staff.

We have the right

PeopleGuru™ has over three decades of best practices and HR and Payroll

We have the right

PeopleGuru™ develops and supports all our own tech
right here in Tampa

An awesome place for
career growth

We love helping our clients, but it’s even more rewarding for us
to keep expanding our team with bright new people.


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Other companies are backed by Wall Street: ​

serves Main Street

At PeopleGuru™, we’re focused on solving problems
for our clients, not on profits.

  • Founded in 2016

  • Privately held company

  • Five decades of HCM experience

  • Credentialed (PHR, CPP)
  • US Based Support
  • All Time Zones

“They don’t just sell the dream –
they deliver.”  


Destiny Murray
Chief Executive Officer 

Frequently asked questions

Why do clients choose PeopleGuru™?2023-08-22T16:49:57+00:00

Clients choose PeopleGuru™ for 3 reasons:

1. PeopleGuru™ designed a true, all-in-one employee lifecycle management solution that eliminates the need for additional human capital management software.

2. PeopleGuru™ HCM is highly configurable, easy to use, and on average,
is 20% more affordable than most of our competitors.

3. PeopleGuru™ Managed Services gives HR leaders more time to focus on growth.

What’s more, you’ll experience amazing support, a successful implementation, and achieve better outcomes.

What makes PeopleGuru™ unique?2023-08-26T02:34:44+00:00

What makes PeopleGuru™ unique is that we solve your unique challenges.

PeopleGuru™ has decades of HCM experience and credentialed experts to help you.

PeopleGuru™ has decades of best practices and HR expertise to help you succeed.

PeopleGuru™ develops and supports all our own tech to make your life easier.

Helping you succeed is what we do best.

What size clients do you serve?2023-08-22T16:45:20+00:00

PeopleGuru™ is a great fit for high-growth companies and small businesses with 50-2000 employees.

What industries do you serve?2023-08-22T16:44:29+00:00

PeopleGuru™ is proud to serve mid-market organizations across industries including but not limited to healthcare, nonprofit organizations, assisted living, senior care, retail, manufacturing, and agriculture.

Who is PeopleGuru™?2023-08-29T22:31:09+00:00

People who care about your success.

PeopleGuru is a privately held company that launched in 2017.

Founded by three industry veterans with over three decades of experience,
Richard Cangemi, Paul Zugay, and Steve Cohen are disrupting
HR tech by putting humans first.

In 2022, PeopleGuru raised growth capital
from a well-known industry investment group.

Ask us anything

Helping HR leaders succeed is what we do best

Reach your full potential and achieve
work-life balance with PeopleGuru™.

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