Executive Team

Our team of professionals brings together expertise and best practices in areas of talent acquisition, business process design, and workforce optimization.

Over the last 23 years, Julia has worked in increasingly progressive roles in the global staffing industry, vendor management technology, and consulting industries. She has worked with various leading vendor management software companies to provide North American fortune 1000 companies with contingent workforce management solutions. As President and CEO, through her team, Julia provides consulting services and best practice insight to some of the largest users of contingent, indirect services, IT services, and vendor management to assist them in optimizing spend, savings, visibility, and compliance with the goal of creating sustainable programs that realize significant results.


2015 Sara Kirke Award for Entrepreneurship
and Innovation

President and CEO Julia Fournier was the recipient of the 2015 Ernst & Young. The Sara Kirke Award for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, sponsored by Ernst & Young, is presented to the woman who has shown outstanding entrepreneurship, as well as technological innovation or leadership—leadership that has significantly expanded the frontiers of Canada's advanced technology industry.The purpose of the award is to celebrate entrepreneurship and create positive role models for women in Canada's technology sector 

2015 Recipent of the Enterprising Women
of the Year Award

In January 2015, President and CEO Julia Fournier was a recipient of the Enterprising Women of the Year Award by Enterprising Women Magazine, which recognizes the world’s top female entrepreneurs. It is widely considered one of the most prestigious recognition programs for women business owners. 

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2014 Best Procurement
Service Provider

HCMWorks was shortlisted as Best Procurement Service Provider in the 2014 Procurement Leaders Awards. The Procurement Leaders Awards are the most celebrated and sought after awards in procurement, representing the best initiatives, individuals, and companies across the world. They reward the collective efforts of individuals and teams and are a vindication of the hard work, innovation, and dedication of those at the forefront of this dynamic global profession. 

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Mark Liebenthal

Vice President Solutions Architecture

Mark has over 25 years of staffing and outsourcing experience with a demonstrated history of aggressive growth and success. He has extensive experience in global consulting and solution architecture in the field of multi-dimensional human capital outsourcing and talent supply chain management. He has also held leadership positions in national and global staffing firms where he has been instrumental in their stellar growth and success. Mark can be characterized as a client-centric thought leader and solution oriented executive who excels at delivering robust and cost effective programs. After graduating in South Africa, Mark worked as an accountant for five years. He is a Certified Outsourcing Professional with the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals, and he also holds a Black Belt in Six Sigma. 

Maude Boivin

Vice President Operations

In her role as VP of Operations, Maude leads a team that manages more than $1B in contingent labour and statement of work spend, generated from multiple clients and contracts.  With more than 20 years of sales and management experience, she is dedicated to ensuring that HCMWorks programs meet the highest standards of quality, and bring an optimal ROI to her customers. Approaching ten years with HCMWorks, Maude has been instrumental in developing our client delivery program.  Maude is recognized in the industry for her operational leadership and commitment to driving effective and robust client programs.

Maria Ricci

Vice President Client Services

Maria has held numerous positions as a Senior Consultant, Operations and Sales Leader, Regional Director, General Manager, and is now VP Client Services for HCMWorks. Maria has accumulated extensive experience in the staffing, indirect procurement and PEO industries, always focused on bottom line results. Her many accomplishments over the past 28 years have come in the areas of strategic planning, growth and development of numerous organizations across Canada.  Maria has helped secure key strategic business opportunities resulting in substantial revenue growth across Canada and the US.