Austin Technical Recruiters

The Bidding Network is a recruiting firm headquartered in Austin for over 20 years.  Our personal approach to recruiting allows you to easily connect with us.  We are here to answer your questions, listen to your feedback, and find the right match for you!

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Mark Cunningham

Owner/Primary Account Manager

mark-cunninghamWith over 25 years of experience as a Technical Recruiter, Mark understands the ins and outs of the Information Technology market.  Mark’s commitment to building relationships with the top Clients and the most qualified Candidates in the market, is what makes The Bidding Network the very best IT Recruiting firm in Austin, TX.

512-699-5719 cell
twitter: @MHCrecruit

Troy Rudolph

Technical Recruiter
Troy RudolphDrawing from his Social Work background, Troy brings his passion for people into technical recruiting. He is dedicated to developing professional relationships with elite clients and candidates as well as providing exceptional recruiting and career consultancy services.  Troy is driven to connect great people to great jobs and his service oriented mentality helps make the close knit team at the Bidding Network the best technical recruiters in Austin.
twitter: @Bidding_Network

Janean Hartmann

Technical Recruiter
Janean-HartmannJanean joined The Bidding Network in the Summer of 2013. She has a background in English Literature and in her spare time, enjoys singing, writing and traveling. She is responsible for candidate sourcing in iOS/Android, DevOps, Software Development and Product Management. Her areas of sourcing focus are Austin and New York City.

She can be reached at

Katelijne Van Cauteren

Technical Recruiter
Katelijne Van CauterenKatelijne comes to us by way of Belgium where her professional experience was in Human Resources and Legal Policy. Katelijne is our lead recruiter for our High Frequency Trading clients in NYC and she is networked with some of the more accomplished PhD/CS graduates in the world. MIT, CMU, Purdue, Stanford: Katelijne has worked with software engineers from all these universities.

In her spare time, you can find Katelijne with her husband and two children traveling around Austin and the state of Texas.

Shawna Williamson

Technical Recruiter
Shawna WilliamsonShawna has been working with The Bidding Network off and on since 2008. She also focuses on our local startup market and simply has a really special positive attitude and personality that really can be infectious. She is a high energy woman who wakes up with a Carpe Diem mentality. She is also recognized as one of the top fitness trainers in Austin and has been associated with Gold’s Gym for close to a decade. On top of this, she is a Mother of 4 kids and in her off time, she likes to decompress and spend time with her husband and family.

Nick Zoellner

Technical Recruiter
NIck ZoellnerNick is our newest addition to the team. He’s is just starting out in his professional career and our #1 objective is to seamlessly embed him in our environment and our “way of doing things”. Nick is really sharp and really hungry and like the rest of us, he lives on the front line, reaching out and connecting with the best software engineers in the industry. In his personal time, he enjoys running, playing soccer and spending time with his friends and family.