About Ingenium Talent

Top Executive Search Firm

Providing professional search & staffing services in the Automotive, Engineering, Supply Chain, Operations, Finance & Accounting fields. It is our Mission to passionately deliver customized & tailored solutions to help your organization and team grow and succeed, while also helping enhance careers.

Our Skills & Expertise

Ingenium brings 50 years of combined talent placement to the table. We’re a privately held company committed to assisting our clients with their professional search and staffing needs.


At Ingenium, we believe that “People are Everything.” We strive to connect talent to companies by using our strong team-based culture coupled with a deep understanding of the markets we service.


By connecting with people and businesses throughout the Midwest and Southeast, we continue to expand relationships and grow with our clients and candidates.


Ingenium is a national leader in professional search and staffing. Our process centers on understanding your needs and connecting you with the best jobs and talent the area has to offer.

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Strengthen Your Team

With Top Talent From Ingenium!

From the very first conversation, our team takes the time to understand your organization’s culture and your hiring manager’s individual needs. We rely on our knowledge of your business to connect you with the top industry talent within the region. We believe our team-based approach, extensive network, and sound process deliver the best results possible.


Our Automotive, Manufacturing, Engineering, Finance/Accounting, and Executive search consultants are the best the region has to offer.


We pride ourselves on providing comprehensive solutions for all areas of hiring. You can always rely on us to strengthen your team.


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Recruiting Practice Areas



Supply Chain


Finance & Accounting

Our Team

Ingenium is proud to have the following team members on staff

Michael Bodner-President & Managing Partner
President & Managing Partner

President and Managing Partner at Ingenium Talent, Michael has over 16 years of progressive experience in the staffing industry. Michael started Ingenium Talent in 2016 after spending 8 years as Managing Director of the Search practice for a global staffing provider. During this time, Michael was recognized for building the Search practice in Louisville from start-up to 10 Executive Search Consultants producing over 150 placements per year and $2.5 million in annual revenue. The Louisville Search practice was the top performing office in North America 3 years in a row. Most recently, Michael managed the Engineering Search practice for North America consisting of over 30 Executive Search Consultants and 400 placements per year. Michael has successfully overseen 1000’s of searches and built effective partnerships across the country. Michael has a B.A. from the University of Louisville and an MBA from Webster University.

Michael is a Certified Search Consultant through the American Staffing Association

Jamie Horlander-Partner

Jamie is a Partner at Ingenium Talent. Prior to entering the recruiting industry, Jamie spent 11 years with The Kroger Company in multiple positions within Internal Audit, Finance, and Real Estate.  Jamie is an expert in developing strong business partnerships with clients, recruiting top-notch Finance and Accounting candidates for executive and mid to senior-level positions. A Louisville native, Jamie graduated from Saint Xavier High School and then received a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from the University of Kentucky.

Jamie is a Certified Search Consultant through the American Staffing Association.

Jeff Kroh-Partner

Jeff is a Partner with Ingenium Talent. Prior to joining Ingenium Talent, Jeff was a top ten Search Consultant with a global search firm where he successfully built relationships with a diverse list of clients throughout the region. Due to his knowledge of the market and field of engineering, Jeff is seen as a trusted advisor to both his peers and clients. Prior to his experience in recruitment, Jeff spent over ten years in the hospitality industry serving as the GM of two successful restaurants in Manhattan with the BR Guest Restaurant Group, now owned by Landry’s, Inc.  Jeff has Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Louisville.


Jeff is a Certified Search Consultant with the American Staffing Association.

Mike Henninger-Sr. Search Consultant
Sr. Search Consultant

Mike Henninger is a Sr. Search Consultant with Ingenium Talent in our Finance and Accounting practice. After spending 14 years working for some of the global leaders in the staffing industry, Mike joined Ingenium Talent in January 2017. As a Louisville native, Mike has established an extensive network of business contacts over the years and is recognized as a trusted expert in the field of career development and recruitment. Connecting top talent with top employers is a big a passion of Mike’s. Mike takes the time to understand his client’s needs and prides himself on delivering results every time.


Mike is a Certified Search Consultant (CSC) through the American Staffing Association (ASA).

Brian Isaac-Sr. Search Consultant
Sr. Search Consultant

Brian joined Ingenium Talent as Sr. Search Consultant following a 15-year portfolio of success driving regional, district and territory sales management across multiple industries.  He has diverse industry experience ranging from healthcare to consumer goods, including working at a global, publicly traded company.  Brian is a key player in driving the growth of the Automotive Manufacturing and Engineering practices. Brian attended the University of Louisville and received his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a focus in Management.

Brian is a Certified Search Consultant through the American Staffing Association.

John Evans-Technical Recruiter
Technical Recruiter

John joined Ingenium Talent in May of 2017 as a Technical Recruiter supporting our Automotive Manufacturing and Engineering practices. John brings three years of prior experience from a large national staffing company. During his tenure, John effectively managed multiple accounts that accounted for over $1,000,000 in yearly revenue. This experience has made for a smooth transition into professional recruiting, as John has played a key role in our growth as a leader in the Automotive Manufacturing and Engineering arenas. His competitive nature and will-to-learn are key factors in his bright future with Ingenium Talent. John earned a Bachelor’s degree from Spalding University.

John is a Certified Search Consultant through the American Staffing Association.

Technical Recruiter

Kaitie is a technical recruiter supporting both the Automotive Manufacturing and Engineering Practice as well as the Finance and Accounting Practice. Having a background in customer service and sales starting with the Fortune 500 Walt Disney Company and later moving into the health insurance industry, her experience has aided in a smooth transition into professional recruiting. Kaitie has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from Transylvania University and studied internationally at the Regent’s University in London.

Jessica Mohlman-Project Coordinator
Project Coordinator

Jessica joined the Ingenium team in 2018.  She brings a wealth of knowledge from her work in the Consumer Packaged Goods, Real Estate and Broadcast Entertainment industries.  She has an undergraduate degree from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University Bloomington and an International MBA from The Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina.   She also studied at Tecnologico de Monterrey in Guadalajara, Mexico and the School of Business and Economics in Maastricht, The Netherlands.

Strengthen Your Career

We’re Committed to Furthering Your Career!

At Ingenium, we pride ourselves on listening to your needs and understanding the skills you bring to the table. Our team of manufacturing, automotive, finance, accounting, engineering, and executive search consultants connects you with the perfect job based on your specified career goals and interests. Our network of contacts is unrivaled in the region. See why we’re one of the most successful talent placement companies in the Midwest and Southeast.

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