Owner and CEO – Bringing to life her mission to create Talent Navigation Experts, Bridget delivers a wealth of expertise with over twenty years of human resources and recruiting experience. Before founding TNE, Bridget was the HR Director for the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, the Senior Compensation Analyst for EMSC (now Envision Healthcare), and the HR Manager for Lincoln Plating. Dedicated to bettering the lives for both her clients and contractors, Bridget also creates an impact by serving on the Board of Directors for SungateKids. SungateKids provides services for children and families affected by child abuse, and Bridget’s involvement with this organization has enhanced her perspective on the importance of establishing sustainable partnerships in a recruiting environment. In addition to her expertise in recruiting, Bridget is available for Human Resources consulting. Bridget is a mother of two and enjoys playing golf when time allows. She has received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management with an emphasis in Human Resources from the University of Nebraska.
President – Ryan leads Talent Navigation Experts’ marketing, sales, strategic planning, and field support operations. With nearly twenty years of sales experience, Ryan is committed to delivering top talent to our clients. He has spent his entire career establishing strong relationships with businesses in the greater Denver community and has cultivated TNE into a customized solution for our clients’ staffing needs. Ryan shares the same passion as Bridget in wanting to make Talent Navigation Experts exceptional from all angles. He has two daughters and enjoys playing golf, tennis, and basketball. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska where he was the Big 12 tennis champion.
Lead Account Manager – With an extensive background in the Account Management/Recruiting industry, Jason leads our accounts with the passion to provide top service for both clients and candidates. He delivers a positive recruiting experience by specializing in the personalization of each client/candidate consultation. In his free time, Jason loves boating and wake surfing, and his favorite quote is “Whatever you are, be a good one…”
Account Manager – With over 6 years of Account Management and Business Development experience, David joins TNE with the goal to improve the sourcing efforts of partners by providing the best market data and unparalleled customer service. David enjoys hiking, photography, and live music at Red Rocks, and his favorite quote is, “Hustle until you no longer need to introduce yourself.”
Accounting, Payroll and Benefits Specialist – Kim brings her accounting expertise to TNE after years of processing payroll for high revenue clients. With her experience integrating unique payroll and HR services into over 200 companies, Kim confidently executes all accounting functions for our candidates in the TNE Cares program. In her free time, Kim stays busy with her family as they are avid drag racers! Kim’s favorite quote is, “I am better then I was yesterday but not as good as I will be tomorrow.”
Lead Technical Recruiter – After living in 6 states throughout his life, Kurt has settled in Denver, Colorado to lead TNE’s recruiting team. Kurt is passionate about helping IT professionals achieve their career goals by providing top notch staffing and consulting services. He specializes in career coaching, resume consulting, and candidate matching and has over a decade of experience in the recruiting industry. Kurt’s favorite quote is, “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take!”
Lead Technical Recruiter – Chris is an experienced Technology Recruiter with 19 years of experience in IT consulting and talent acquisition. With his extensive experience conducting passive searches through non-traditional methods, Chris seeks out new and innovative ways to find the best talent for our clients. When not at work, Chris loves to spend time with his family, friends and church community. He embodies the quote, “Go the extra mile, it’s never crowded,” both figuratively and literally as he goes hiking and camping as often as he can!
Technical Recruiter - Brittany joins Talent Navigation Experts with over four years of recruiting and program management experience. She specializes in networking and building strong relationships to find a successful match between our clients and candidates. Brittany enjoys giving make up tutorials in her free time, and her favorite quote is, "Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.”
Technical Recruiter – Matt joins TNE with the dedication to help individuals find a new home in their career. He recently transitioned into the staffing industry after realizing his passion for recruiting, and he is ambitious to find the best fit between candidates and companies. Matt plays soccer and basketball in his free time, and he loves the quote by Winston Churchill, “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.”
Technical Recruiter - Payton joins Talent Navigation Experts eager to launch her career as a Technical Recruiter! Originally from Fort Worth, Texas, Payton moved to Denver after graduating from Tarleton State University this year. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Psychology and is eager to utilize her skills to help candidates find a career where they can excel! Payton enjoys fishing and boating with her family, and her favorite quote is, "Success is walking from failure with no loss of enthusiasm" by Winston Churchill.
Marketing and Office Coordinator - Alyssa specializes in developing marketing strategies to communicate Talent Navigation's brand and goals. She lives by Gandhi's words, "Be the change that you want to see in the world" and loves hiking the beautiful Rocky Mountains!
Accounting Manager - Robyn joins Talent Navigation Experts as our accounting and bookkeeping expert. She specializes in budget tracking and forecasting to best effectively manager our business! Outside of the office, Robyn is a travel guru and has traveled to over 30 countries!
Technical Recruiter – New to Denver, Ian joins the Talent Navigation team motivated to recruit in the IT industry. He began his recruiting career placing construction professionals but was eager to utilize his background in computer science and transition into IT. In his free time, Ian enjoys live music and sports, and his greatest accomplishment is picking up his life and moving to Denver. The African proverb that has stayed with him throughout the years is, "if you want to go fast go alone; if you want to go far go together."