The only local association exclusively for
Talent Acquisition Leadership

About TALK

TALK is the world’s largest organization of Talent Acquisition professionals, with nearly 10,000 members representing 80 chapters in North America. The TALK platform enables TA leaders to connect, share best practices, innovate, improve their business processes, manage local events, and make new friends.

Board Members

Each TALK chapter is managed by local Board Members, who serve on a voluntary basis to help determine the events schedule for their chapters. Below, you’ll see just a few of the amazing people heading up their local chapters. If interested in being considered for a board position schedule a call to discuss.

Board Member

FM

Francesco Mancini

Always placing the customer first

Board Member

JD

Julie Dusablon

Talent Acquisition Manager

Board Member

VO

Valerie Occhiuto, CHRP

Director Talent Acquisition

Board Member

CF

Carlo Fidanza, CHRP

Chief People Officer

Board Member

JV

Jessie Victoria

Manager Talent Acquisition

Board Member

GB

Gabriella Bruyere

Director Global Talent Acquisition

Board Member

MW

Matthew Wiazowski

Director - Talent Acquisition & Internal Mobility

Board Member

TL

Tanya Lehrman

Global Director of Talent and Recruitment

Board Member

AK

Arnaud Kermouche

Director, Global Talent Acquisition

Events

Operationalizing D&I
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Join us as we talk about operationalizing DEI including change management, communication & busine...
Attracting Top Talent for an Inclusive Culture
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Join us to learn how BASF successfully implemented Impact-Based Hiring to open up talent pools wh...
Sourcing Diverse Candidates
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Join us for a robust discussion on tactical, practical and strategic tips for successfully sourci...
ATS: Implementation, Transition, and Lessons Learned
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Join us for a discussion with two veteran TA professionals and hear their lessons learned and hel...
COVID-19 & TA: Maintaining Business Continuity: Hirin...
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The (COVID-19) pandemic leaves us, as talent acquisition professionals, with many questions. How ...
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Webinar: COVID-19 - Assessing TA Challenges in a Pand...
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Join us as our panel of Talent Acquisition and Management experts discuss some of the immediate c...
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The Critical Role of Hiring Leaders in Attracting Talent
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Gabriella Bruyere, Global Talent Acquisition Center of Excellence Lead will present CGI’s Recruit...
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Creating Connections With Candidates Through Job Ads
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Ubisoft Montréal will be hosting a workshop to guide you through the process of creating engaging...
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Inaugural TALK Montreal Luncheon
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Introduce TALK Montreal followed by guest speaker
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What People Are Saying

“I really feel that TALK will let me network to connect with other talent acquisition professionals and learn from them.”
Denise Kirby
Recruiting Manager, Mercedes Benz
“TALK is a chance for TA leaders in our community to exchange ideas and bring back best practices to our organizations.”
Lori Smith
Sr. Talent Acquisition, Honeywell

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