Director of Talent Acquisition - Clearlink Partners
Derek Wray is Director of Talent Acquisition with Clearlink Partners, LLC, healthcare consulting firm outside of Atlanta, Georgia. He earned his B.A. in Communications from Temple University (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) and has many years of professional experience under his belt, not only in the Human Resources/Recruiting field, but in sales and account management as well.
At Clearlink Partners, Derek is responsible for the entire recruiting lifecycle, from initial sourcing to working with hiring managers to find the best and brightest talent available. His engaging and outgoing personality helps to both attract new talent to the company and establish and maintain positive morale among existing team members.
Just prior to joining the Clearlink team, Derek spent several years as a National Sales Manager for DEX-YP’s (former Yellowpages.com’s) healthcare division. During that time, he accomplished quadrupling his division’s new and existing account revenues.
Derek also gained valuable HR/recruiting experience as Branch Manager for Manpower, Inc, a large regional staffing agency based in Southeastern PA. During his five years at Manpower, his responsibilities included operations of the branch, hiring and managing a team of recruiters and office support staff, and fostering new business as well as growing existing accounts