Ron Bauleke founded MDS Staffing in 2000. For 18 years, Ron served as the Placement Director at Minneapolis Drafting School (now Herzing College.) Ron is a graduate of the Minneapolis Drafting School and has worked as an architectural and structural drafter.

Tim Cotroneo joined the firm in 2002 as an Account Manager. Tim was the Director of Admissions at the Minneapolis Drafting School from 1995 to 2000. Tim received a Masters in Technical Communications from Metropolitan State University.

Ben King joined us in 2003 as an Account Manager. Ben holds a BS in Business Administration from UW Stout with a concentration in product development. His background also includes a certificate in mechanical drafting and industry experience as a mechanical drafter.

Jeff Gerlach joined us in 2013 as an Account Manager. Jeff holds a BA in Marketing Communications with a Minor in Business Administration from UW-River Falls. Jeff has an extensive background in marketing and customer service.

Mike Miosek joined MDS in 2019 as an Account Manager/Technical Recruiter. Mike holds an Associate Degree in Business Management and Human Resources from Rasmussen College. Mike has extensive retail, small business, corporate, and multi-unit management experience that includes hiring, training, operations, R&D, multiple concept launches, customer service, as well as sales and marketing.