Jennifer Smith

Adam Cowan

Office: (973) 669-0400

Adam Cowan

President and Founder

Since founding Advanced Technology Search, Adam Cowan has become one of the most successful executive recruiters in the RF/Wireless industry, building ATS into a leading recruiting firm in Smartphone technology, RF/Microwave products and Defense Electronics.

One of Adam’s key roles is strategic business development; driving ATS’ expertise in numerous market segments, where our recruiting expertise can benefit clients and candidates in that space.  After graduating from New York Law School with a law degree in 1987, Adam has focused on building up the firm to its current group of 15 recruiters, while maintaining the same quality standards and drive to excel that have made him successful.   He has placed CEOs and senior management, as well as sales, marketing, and design professionals.

Other key accomplishments:

  • Developed and managed key clients in the Wireless/Smartphone chipset  industry that have produced over 100 executive and technical placements for each client over a period of ten years or more.   These major clients include Avago Technologies, Skyworks Solutions and IBM Microelectronics.
  • Developed and managed key clients in the RF /Microwave IC and Component industry that have produced over 100 executive and technical placements for each client over a period of ten years or more.  These major clients include Hittite Microwave and M/A-Com Tech.
  • Developed and managed key accounts in the Defense Electronics industry that have produced over 50 executive and technical placements over a period of ten years or more.  These major clients include DRS Corporation and Cobham Electronics.
  • Placing the CEO and/or technical management teams with several RF/Wireless and Optical Networking startups.
  • Managed several hiring projects for Wireless IC and RF/Microwave component makers, where a large group of skilled engineers was successfully recruited within challenging time constraints.

Adam’s passion is to continue to improve ATS’ service to clients, so that once an RF/Wireless company chooses to use our services, we get the first call whenever challenging hiring needs arise. The RF/Wireless industry is one of the fastest growing, dynamic and competitive industries in the global economy.   By hiring the most talented people for our clients, we have won their loyalty, and have had the opportunity to grow with them.


Jon Tosun

Office: 973-669-0450

Jon Tosun

Senior Account Director / Executive Recruiter

Jon Tosun joined ATS in 1999, bringing with him over 5 years of sales experience. Mr. Tosun has successfully built relationships and placed candidates in both the Commercial Wireless and Defense markets. In his 14 years with ATS, he has become one of the strongest industry recruiting specialists in the Cell phone Power Amplifier and High Power Amplifier space. Jon is also strong in the area of MMIC, RF/MW Component, Subsystem, and Antenna Design. Jon also places Sales and Marketing professionals in the RF and wireless world.

Aaron Cowan

Office: 862-252-9738

Cell: 973-809-4489

Aaron Cowan

Executive Recruiter

Since joining ATS in 2007, Aaron Cowan has established himself as an integral recruiter for job seekers in the RF/Microwave, Defense Electronics, and Solar/Photovoltaic industry. One of Aaron’s strengths as a recruiter stems from his ability to integrate social networking with classic recruiting.

Aaron graduated from University of Miami with a Bachelor’s of Science in Communications in 2008. He has since established himself in the areas of networking, marketing, and business development. As an Executive Recruiter, Aaron specializes in the recruitment of Packaging Engineers, Reliability Engineers, and Sales/Business Development executives and managers.


Office: (862) 520-1434

Lauren Sheninger

Executive Recruiter

Since joining ATS in 2013, Lauren Sheninger has contributed successfully as a recruiter in the RF/Wireless industry.  She focuses on technical positions such as:  Software Development, ASIC/FPGA Design, Epitaxial Growth/Process Engineering, and RF Test and Design.  She graduated from the University of Rhode Island and has since developed a strong background in sales and networking.

Lauren consistently delivers business results with commitment to client and candidate satisfaction.

David Saposnik

Office: (862) 520-3184

David Saposnik

Executive Recruiter

David Saposnik joined ATS in 2013, bringing with him over 10 years of sales experience in the wireless communications and electronics industry. He focuses on technical positions; such as Design and Test for RF/ Microwave technology, Mixed Signal IC, and EMC Compliance engineering. David attended New Jersey Institute of Technology where he studied Computer Engineering, as well as Montclair State University, where he studied Business Administration. His blend of sales, engineering, and business background give him a good understanding of technology, and the ability to find a wide variety of great opportunities for his RF / Wireless candidates.

Rob Profile

Office: (862) 253-4835

Rob Fissel

Executive Recruiter

Rob Fissel joined ATS in 2014, bringing with him 8 years of experience working in the broadcast and public safety industries. His primary focus involves consumer and enterprise electronics markets (computing, storage, networking, IoT, video/audio, etc.), where he works with digital/mixed signal/analog IC design and verification, software and firmware development, applications, hardware architect, board design, and test and development engineers. His passion in customer and candidate satisfaction, coupled with his technical experience and enthusiasm in computing, broadcasting and public safety, has allowed him to reliably and quickly source quality candidates for his clients. He is a 2007 graduate of Susquehanna University, with a degree in Broadcasting.

trude mohammed

Office: (862) 520-1437

Trude Mohammed

Executive Recruiter

Trude Mohammed joined ATS in 2014, bringing with her years of satisfactory customer service and sales experience. She is an alumni of New Jersey City University, where she obtained a foundation in business development. Trude is a goal oriented executive who focuses on maintaining strong client relations as her number one priority.