Will Staney

Will Staney

Will Staney is the founder and principal consultant at Proactive Talent Strategies, LLC and the former head of global talent acquisition at rapidly-growing startups Twilio and Glassdoor. Prior to that he held recruiting leadership roles at enterprise software leaders VMwareSuccessFactors and SAP. 

During his career as a recruiting leader, he developed a passion for building what he calls "modern recruiting machines". With his consulting firm he is helping clients like GoDaddy, Realtor.com, and others optimize their recruiting strategy and build a content marketing approach to talent attraction.

In his free time, he enjoys riding his motorcycle, trying out the newest gadgets, and spending time with his wife, Mallary, and their two kids, Foster and Felicity.

Recapping #ERE16 Day 2

If you thought Day 1 was packed of extraordinary content, Day 2 of the ERE Recruiting Conference did not disappoint in the least. Although many have packed up their bags, hopped on a plane, and most likely sitting at work today,…

Recapping #ERE16 Day 1

We’re moving onto Day 2 here at the ERE Recruiting Conference in New Orleans, but before we do, we wanted to recap all the amazing talks and sessions that day one had to offer. The day started off with Christine Deputy…