About Us

About Us

Established in 2019, ProboTalent is led by Anthony Petraco, a visionary with over 35 years of HR technology experience, who is at the forefront of redefining the industry. 

With a remarkable career as a former Partner and Chief Operating Officer of an NYC-based industrial staffing and security firm with 2,500 employees, and later as the Founder and CEO of Valiant Solutions, providing Payroll, HR and TLM Services to over 2,000,000 hourly employees throughout North America. 

Now, at ProboTalent, LLC, we offer a cutting-edge White Label Digital Reference Checking solution, setting new standards in Talent Acquisition.

ProboTalent Team
Anthony Petraco | Founder and CEO

Anthony Petraco

Founder | CEO

Nico De Jongh | Chief Technology Officer

Nico De Jongh

Chief Technology Officer

Karien Jordaan | Project Manager

Karien Jordaan

Project Manager

Adrienne Diedericks | Product Manager

Adrienne Diedericks

Product Manager

Angelee Britz | Client Success

Angelee Britz

Client Success


Advisory Board
Doug Berg

Doug Berg


Bill Filip


Dara Brenner


Chris Blood

Doug Berg is an accomplished startup entrepreneur with a proven track record of achieving significant valuations. As the founder of Jobs2Web and techies.com, he’s a pioneer in interactive recruiting marketing. Doug is a sought-after speaker at HR and technology conferences, known for his success in scaling businesses and securing substantial venture financing.

Bill Filip Co-Founder of Delancey Street Partners and Baird Venture Partners, specializes in the Human Capital Management sector, with expertise in various service and outsourcing models. He also serves as an investor and board member in several companies, including HireRight, Gr8 People, Patina Solutions, SnagAjob, Ciello Talent, Pintstripe Talent, Paychoice Payroll, and SmartTime.

Dara Brenner has over 25 years of experience leading Product Management teams and was the former VP of HCM Product Management at UKG, responsible for managing UKG’s Pro HCM portfolio.

Chris Blood is an experienced operator in HR Technology and Fintech, with global experience working with senior executives in PE-backed and public companies. As SVP of Strategy & Corporate Development at HireRight, he was involved in setting strategy and building Finance / FP&A capabilities during successful IPOs at Visa and HireRight.