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Kristin Kalscheur joined Waggener Edstrom Worldwide (WE) in 2007 as a Sourcing Strategist on the Talent Acquisition team. She was hired to identify and engage top talent for critical roles within the agency. Kristin is now a Senior Sourcing Strategist, handling direct candidate sourcing, technology exploration and digital trend spotting, global employment branding, vendor management and program analysis. She formulates its annual strategic sourcing plan and heads up the implementation of the team's digital and social recruiting efforts. Kristin conceptualized and worked with WE's Studio D, Marketing, and Corporate Communications groups on the production of Waggener Edstrom's first recruitment video and launched the careers blog and several social media groups to help people interested in WE get to know the agency better from an insider's perspective. Kristin began her recruiting career in 2002 with a boutique executive search firm specializing in marketing, and transitioned into a corporate recruiting role at Lieberman Research Worldwide, a market research consulting firm. She now sources top talent for Waggener Edstrom's Technology, Social Innovation, Public Affairs, Healthcare, Corporate Communications, Analyst Relations and Consumer Marketing practices, as well as Studio D, WE's digital consultancy. For frequent updates, follow her on Twitter.