Leadership Team

REGINA & JOE DEBAISE  – OWNERS

Regina and Joe DeBaise purchased the three companies, Productive Data Solutions, Productive Data Commercial Solutions and SabiOso in June of 2013 adding them to their holding company. The DeBaises come with 20 years experience in the business world having owned two staffing companies along with several financial entities. Besides building the holding company over the last 21 years Regina has worked within MasterCard, Bank of America, Keebler Company and Western Distributing. Regina is a web designer and also manages her son’s race team. Joe has worked at Rocky Flats, Teledyne Ryan Aeronautical, and General Dynamics, to name a few, and has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and a master’s in finance from the University of Northern Colorado.

TOM SWEETMAN – PRESIDENT & CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Tom joined PDS in January, 2007 and brings 15 years of experience in the staffing industry. Prior to joining PDS, Tom spent four years as the Western Regional President at The Yoh Company. He was a Group Vice President at AdvectA, Inc. He also held senior leadership positions at both Robert Half and Target Corp.  Tom has a business degree with an emphasis in economics from Saint John’s University in Collegeville, Minnesota.

KEVIN MACKIE – CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Kevin brings over 20 years of experience in Accounting and Finance.  His career began in public accounting as an auditor for KPMG Peat Marwick in Dallas, Texas and Amarillo, Texas for 3 years.  He then worked as the Controller for Plains Transportation, Inc. for 4 years.  Mr. Mackie has worked as both Corporate Assistant Controller and Controller for PDS for 12 years.  Mr. Mackie received his Bachelor of Business Administration and Master of Science degree in accounting from Texas Tech University.  He earned his CPA designation in 1995.

BRIAN HINSHAW – VICE PRESIDENT, SALES
Brian joined PDS in 2001 bringing with him over 20 years of technology staffing and solutions marketing experience. Brian was responsible for Arizona staffing sales for Analysts International Corporation (AIC) and also worked for IBM Corporation in a solutions sales capacity. Earlier in his career Brian worked for EDS and Ernst and Whinney as a technology consultant. Brian transitioned from technologist to sales and sales management and has held leadership roles for the past 15 years.

BRIAN GEPHART – VICE PRESIDENT, STAFFING SOLUTIONS

Brian joined PDS in 2011 and has over 18 years of technical recruiting, sales, solutions and management experience. Brian was a pioneer in distance recruiting and business development, spearheading the expansion of a company in Utah from California and building up another company in Utah and expanding the business into other states. Brian also invented a payment systems patent for a company he founded. Prior to his experience in technical recruiting, Brian worked for Sprint and American Express. Brian earned a bachelor’s degree in Organizational Psychology from Brigham Young University.