Ed Newman, Chief Evangelist at Phenom People, is a well-known thought leader in the HR field. With more than 25 years of experience in the talent acquisition and management industry, Newman has worked with many Fortune 500 companies in the design, development and implementation of highly effective talent strategies, processes, operating models and technology infrastructure. Newman previously founded The Newman Group, a consulting firm specializing in the delivery of talent management solutions, where he led the development of several unique and proprietary consulting methodologies and established implementation service delivery partnerships with several major talent management technology vendors.