Linda Brenner (Atlanta, GA) is Managing Director and Founder of Designs on Talent, a firm that has spent over a decade helping businesses improve the way they hire talent, retain talent, and identify emerging leaders. Her clients include Chick-fil-a, L'Oreal, Turner Broadcasting, LinkedIn, Cox, and Coca-Cola. A well-known thought leader and presenter in the talent space, she started Skillsify, Inc. in 2011 to provide web-based training and development tools. Before launching her own companies, she served in talent acquisition and management leadership roles for great companies like Gap, Pepsi, and Home Depot (where she led enterprise-wide succession planning, 360°, and career management). She recently published The Brave New World of Talent Management in The Financial Manager Magazine.