The team at Modern Technical Staffing

Raymond Ip Recruitment Consultant

Raymond joined MTS in 2016, excited to be part of the recruiting industry. Coming from a marketing background, he found his interest for recruiting in HR. Since then, he has pursued recruiting as his career full time. Armed with a relentless pursuit to succeed, he can find a match for your experience and skill set.

Raymond holds a Bachelor’s of Business Administration from the University of Toronto. On his spare time, he enjoys power-lifting and catching up with old friends.

Rae Ma Staffing Consultant

Rae joined MTS in 2017 as a staffing consultant. She is a highly motivated recruiter with extensive experience in talent acquisition and sales in diverse industries. With her previous work experience and her engineering degree from the University of Toronto, Rae possesses strong business acumen and understanding of technical requirements of the positions.  She is passionate about recruiting and looking forward to getting to know the clients and candidates.

On her spare time, Rae has a blackbelt in Taekwondo and she is interested in travelling, watching movies and yoga.

Disha Patil HR Intern

Disha joined MTS as an intern in 2018 and has grown into her current role as a recruiter since. Coming from the human resource background, recruiting peaked her interest and she wishes to expand her skills in the field of recruitment. Disha also has previous experience as part of various HR teams which helps her understand the different perspectives of clients and candidates.


Disha holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree as well as a post graduate certificate in Human Resource Management. In her free time, she likes to learn languages and travel to expand her global mindset.

Natalie Jones Recruitment Consultant

Natalie joined the team at MTS in 2018 excited to begin her career in recruitment. She has a bachelor degree from the University of Guelph, but it was during her time at Seneca College afterwards where she discovered her desire to match people with their dream job. Natalie has years of experience in sales, doing brand ambassador work, and in customer service.

In Natalie’s spare time she enjoys being outside, travelling, and trying out new restaurants around the city.

Kyla Georgievski Recruitment Consultant

Kyla joined the team at MTS in 2019 and is enthusiastic about helping people find the perfect job for them.  She has a background in audio engineering, iOS development, as well as a sales background.  Sales was where she discovered her love for meeting new people and listening to their needs.  She is looking forward to expanding her skills as a recruiter and helping people on their career journey.

In her spare time, Kyla enjoys everything music related, fantasy football, TV, movies, and French fries.

Philip McDougall President

For Philip, recruiting is in his blood. He is a second generation engineering recruiter with over 20 years in the business.  Philip has enjoyed a career in recruiting, account management and as a senior executive. As the industry changed, Philip saw the opportunity to create a truly unique recruiting experience for the in-demand engineering market. He took this opportunity to create Modern Technical Staffing in 2009. With MTS, Philip has brought together a team of passionate staffing professionals who understand the engineering market. With Philip’s leadership, MTS will continue to grow as a leading provider of staffing services to the engineering market.


Jeremy Goldberg Vice President

Jeremy has spent most of his life connecting people with opportunities they are passionate about. As a vice president and a full-time recruiter, he brings over 18 years of experience in the field of engineering recruiting.

Starting as a summer student while pursuing a master’s degree in history at Wilfred Laurier University, Jeremy worked in the staffing industry from the ground up. Jeremy joined MTS in 2010, an exciting opportunity to create a specialized high-level agency with a focus on personal connections and relationships. Outside the office, he is a self-professed wine nerd, music and travel enthusiast.