Where everyone
knows your name

Meet our team at PeopleGuru™.

Experience amazing support from
experts who know your name

From our CEO to our interns, everyone at  PeopleGuru™ has one goal:
help you succeed and achieve better outcomes.

Dedicated point of contact

PeopleGuru™ assigns you a dedicated HR expert
who will be there
when you call.

Credentialed (PHR, CPP)

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

US-based support

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


PeopleGuru™ develops and supports our own tech
with offices in Tampa, Durham, and Florham Park.

Richard Cangemi

Chief Executive Officer

Rich is the Chief Executive Officer of PeopleGuru™. 

He co-founded the company in 2017 and grew it from a small software start-up into an industry leader in HR, Payroll, and Talent Management.

Paul Zugay

Chief Technical Officer

Paul is the Chief Technology Officer at PeopleGuru™.

 Paul helped build one of the industry’s most respected HCM companies by offering leading technology and solutions with unparalleled customer support.

Steve Cohen

Chief Revenue Officer

Steve is the Chief Revenue Officer at PeopleGuru™.

A passionate leader with over 20 years of Sales and Marketing experience in HCM, Steve loves helping clients achieve better outcomes.

Manuela Giraldo

HR Generalist

Libbie Sowder

Implementation Specialist

Logan Jones

Implementation Specialist

Zoe Summer

Account Manager

Olga Evseeva

Account Manager

Patricia Kelley

Customer Service

Rubin Drew


Charlotte Jackson

Tax Support

Caden Haga

Tax Support

Karen Erne

Director of Operations

Bruce Speegle

Payroll Expert

Rosie Cantu

Talent Management

Ted Arent

Director of IT

Ivan Shindev

Director of Development

Christian Spoerl

Director of Marketing

Caroline Pope

Marketing Assistant

Amanda Cangemi

Marketing Intern

PeopleGuru™ Durham,
and Florham Park

HR leaders are transforming their workplaces with PeopleGuru™

Provide a better employee experience and increase productivity with the #1 most comprehensive HCM solution in the industry.