50 Best Workplaces of the Year 2019

The WBENC-Certified Recruitment and Staffing Firm: G-TECH


Driven To Help Our Team Members and Clients Succeed

G TECH is a leading, women-owned, WBENC-certified recruitment and staffing firm driven to help its team members and clients succeed. With over 30 years in the industry, the company specializes in finding talent today for tomorrow’s technologies. As a people-focused organization, the company embraces a personalized approach at G TECH. The firm gets to know its candidates so it can match them with opportunities that advance their career ambitions and help them reach their greatest potential. G TECH’s involvement doesn’t stop there. It supports the employees throughout their assignments, maintaining open lines of communication, working together to resolve issues, and providing performance feedback.

Client Service

High-quality, high-touch client service is in its DNA. G TECH works closely with the clients, ranging from mid-sized firms to global Fortune 100 corporations, to make sure it understands their distinct needs and business goals. This allows the firm to provide flexible, customized talent solutions – including contract staffing, direct placement, and contract-to-direct hire conversion – that help them thrive.

Whether you’re a job candidate seeking a dynamic and rewarding career or a firm in need of top talent in a specialty field, G TECH is committed to helping you achieve your goals.

Factors G TECH is known for

  • Act with integrity
  • Are a collaborative, trustworthy partner to its clients
  • Provide the team members with opportunities to grow
  • Are always ready to respond when the clients and colleagues call
  • Support the communities where it lives and works
  • Champion diversity
  • It believes that it can always improve
  • Are committed to the financial health

The Company’s History

The firm has a proud legacy of perseverance and a dedication to quality service, and the company is only getting started. G-TECH Services was founded in 1986 by Yousif B. Ghafari in Southeast Michigan. As a sister company to engineering firm Ghafari Associates, G-TECH is established to provide on-site engineering on a contract basis to automotive industry clients.

The Company’s Culture

G-TECH believes in working together to make its teammates and clients successful. It takes pride in its culture of inclusion, collaboration, and continuous improvement. The company believes in working together to make teammates and clients successful. The company strives to create an environment in which each and every team member is valued and respected for their unique perspective, background, and experience.

G-TECH is a team of problem solvers. It likes to know how things work and are driven to understand how the clients operate and what motivates their teammates so that it can help them do better. The firm aims to give the colleagues opportunities not only to thrive in their careers but also to positively impact the world-class organizations it serves.

The firm supports the team members and its clients. Also, the company makes it a top priority to establish trust-based relationships, maintain open lines of communication, and work through challenges together. It is this dedication to going the extra mile that has earned its recognition as one of Metro Detroit’s “Best + Brightest Companies to Work For” and an Inavero Best of Staffing® Client Satisfaction and Talent Award winner.

The Core Values

The firm recognizes the importance of working with a company that has a clearly defined purpose, focus, and a common mission. Its mission is to provide talent solutions that position the clients for success. At G-TECH, the core values form the foundation of the business. These values guide its decision-making, the operations, and the way that it interacts with its clients and with each other.

The Company’s Leader

Kouhaila (Ki) Hammer | CEO & Chairman

Throughout a celebrated career of nearly 40 years, Kouhaila has never been satisfied with the status quo. An entrepreneur at heart, Ki is in constant search of new opportunities to drive the organization forward, approaching every business decision with a progressive vision complemented by pragmatism. As G-TECH’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, she leads a culture that values innovation, collaboration, and the entrepreneurial spirit in everyone.

Ki holds a Bachelor of Arts in accounting from Michigan State University. A strong advocate of community involvement, she recently served as President of the Engineering Society of Detroit. She currently sits on the boards of the Community Foundation for Southeastern Michigan and the Rackham Foundation, as well as the Detroit Regional Chamber board and executive committee. She is also a member of the International Women’s Forum and has been recognized as one of the 100 Most Influential Women in Michigan by Crain’s Detroit Business three times (most recently in 2016).

“We provide talent solutions that position our clients for success.”