ERE Webinar

Transforming TA in 2023 and Beyond

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Recruiting is cyclical, a fact made ever more clear by current market conditions, and as the economy sways between expansion and contraction, talent acquisition teams are finding ways to transform TA and operate in ways that are less reactive and more proactive. 

Join us for a free webinar as Brian Ferguson, Claire Zhang, Bryan Humphries, and Lindsay Hildebrandt sit down to dig into what recruiting leaders and their teams can do to find more equilibrium in their work and to be more innovative in their approaches. 

Key topics of discussion will be:

  • Leveraging automation 
  • Tightening talent intelligence
  • Navigating AI and machine learning

Register for free to reserve your seat now. Can’t attend? No problem! Register for the webinar, and you’ll receive a link to view the video recording the next day. Everyone who attends the live broadcast will receive HRCI and SHRM credits.

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About the speakers
Brian Ferguson

Brian Ferguson


The Talent Trailblazer

Brian Ferguson is an award-winning executive with a passion for driving organizational growth through transformational strategies. With over 20 years of experience in the recruiting industry, he has a proven track record of success in improving operational excellence, organization design, and data assessments. Brian's expertise in building trusted relationships with all levels of leadership and his ability to inspire change have earned him recognition as a thought leader in the industry.

Brian is currently the Founder of The Talent Trailblazer, where he is focused on revolutionizing the recruitment industry. With a focus on bringing recruitment into the 21st century, Brian is dedicated to making recruiting strategies more human-centered. He is an advocate of candidate experience and leveraging research, sales, and marketing strategies to achieve remarkable results.

Previously, Brian held several high-level positions at Meta, WP Engine, and VMware, where he demonstrated his ability to drive growth and revolutionize recruitment practices. 

Bryan Humphries

Bryan Humphries

Director, Talent Acquisition

Bryan is a respected Talent Acquisition Leader with extensive experience leading Global Recruiting Operations within SaaS and Technology. He has a proven track record in guiding organizations as they scale through the design, documentation, and implementation of processes. Bryan is a passionate advocate of the Candidate Experience and innovating Talent Acquisition for good.

Lindsay Hildebrandt

Lindsay Hildebrandt

Founder and CEO

Aligned Acquisition

Lindsay Hildebrandt is an inclusion-focused global talent acquisition and recruiting operations professional. She’s recruited candidates at all levels for hundreds hiring managers across technology, financial, retail, and creative industries in North America and EMEA. Throughout her career, she has also spearheaded several cross-functional global initiatives to increase recruiting and interviewer efficiency, support DEIB in recruiting, and enhance the candidate experience.

Lindsay currently is the Founder and CEO of Aligned Acquisition, a recruiting operations consulting practice for small companies. Her solutions bring operational alignment to growing teams through inclusive, scalable, and “recession-proofed” hiring practices and systems. 

Claire Zhang

Claire Zhang

Manager, Workforce Analytics


Claire Zhang is a people analytics leader with over a decade of experience in talent acquisition analytics at Fortune 500 companies. She has led implementations of ATS, CRM and recruiting data infrastructure. Claire is a leader in data analytics with an acute focus on defining the right problems data can solve.
Claire currently leads the Workforce Analytics Foundations team at Meta focusing on the data infrastructure that enables advanced analytics and automation. 
*Claire is attending as a panelist representing her own experience and opinions, not as a representative of Meta.