Chris Powell, CEO at Talmetrix, is a proven HR veteran and has spent over 20 years managing HR operations at aggressively high-growth companies. Chris built Talmetrix around his perspective on HR – that organizations are human systems, not machines, and should be managed accordingly. To this end, Talmetrix sources, aggregates and connects disparate talent data to generate relevant insights that improve employee experience, engagement, retention, and business outcomes.
Before joining Talmetrix, Powell was the Chief Human Resources Officer for Scripps Networks Interactive, a global media and digital company. During his tenure, revenue more than doubled from $900 million to over $2 billion. Powell implemented a progressive and highly effective HR program centered around trust, transparency and accountability. He has also held HR roles with Voya (formerly ING), Marriott International, and Deloitte.
Outside of his work at Talmetrix, Chris currently serves as the Chairman of the Board for Project ReDirect in Washington, DC, and serves as a governor-appointed member of the Transportation Review Advisory Council (TRAC) for the Ohio Department of Transportation.