# of staffing agencies he
founded in H.S. (for tutors).

nationalities at the Tokyo
grade school he attended.

# in his college a cappella group (which sang
our national anthem for the Oakland A’s 
replacing Huey Lewis and the News).

ron mester


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With over twenty years of executive experience in the workforce space, Ron brings a wealth of talent and leadership skills to his role as Brightfield CEO. Most recently, he served four years as President & CEO of ERE Media, Inc, the pre-eminent source of information for talent acquisition and HR professionals. Before that, Ron spent eight years as President & CEO of Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) where he transformed the company into the premier research and analysis firm covering the contingent workforce space. Going back even further, Ron worked eleven years at Towers Perrin (now Willis Towers Watson) where he advised Fortune 1000 companies in more than a dozen industries on human capital strategy, organizational effectiveness and overall business strategy. In addition, Ron’s been an executive at two venture-backed startups in the business intelligence space and earned a patent for Zoomerang which became one of the world’s top online survey tools before being acquired by SurveyMonkey in 2012.

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areas of expertise
  • Business Strategy
  • People Strategy
  • Business Intelligence/Analytics
  • Consulting
speaking engagements/attending events

CWS Summit North America, Sept 20, 2016

Gig Economy, Sept 21, 2016