Kathleen V. Barton – Senior Vice-President of Business Development and Marketing,
Kathy is a senior vice president with the Adler Group, focusing on business development and marketing. She is a proven executive with a reputation for developing strategies and tactics to drive revenue and support corporate goals. Kathy has worked with fast-growing technology companies, Fortune 500 companies, and start-ups, with expertise in IPO preparation and mergers and acquisitions. In addition to Hiring Manager training, Kathy provides consulting on Employer Brand Development, Career Site Assessment, and using Social Media tools in Recruiting.
Prior to joining the Adler Group, Kathy was the senior vice president of marketing and product management for Peopleclick, a leading total workforce acquisition solution provider, where she led the strategic direction of Peopleclick’s product line and the company’s branding and positioning. Previous to Peopleclick, Kathy held VP level roles with companies such as Sodalia North America, (a division of Telecom Italia), FutureNext, and GE Information Services. As VP of Marketing at The Hunter Group, an HR solutions consulting firm, she developed marketing programs that helped fuel a growth in revenue to $135 million from $19 million. Kathy started her career as a trainer for a division of British Telecom.
Kathy has served on the National Advisory Board of the Human Capital Institute and is a member of SHRM and IHRIM. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and International Relations from the College of William and Mary.