DelRay Beach, FL (PRWEB) July 05, 2011
Stacey Harris, formerly with research company Bersin & Associates, has joined Brandon Hall Group as vice president of research and advisory services. In her new role, Harris will expand Brandon Hall’s offerings for business leaders and professionals in the learning, talent, and HR markets.
Harris was with Bersin & Associates since 2007. In her most recent role as director of HR and talent management research, she launched the company’s HR practice and led key research initiatives in strategic HR, talent strategy, organization and governance, measurement, and total rewards. Harris also served as director of strategic services for three years and worked with companies such as McDonald’s, Lockheed Martin, Cisco, and Pfizer on a variety of mission-critical talent initiatives.
Harris has also held leadership roles at Jo-Ann Stores, MRI International, and Keybank.
“Stacey is a valuable addition to Brandon Hall’s executive team. Her in-depth knowledge of HR and talent management will help us broaden our research. Our members will benefit greatly from her insights, strategic perspective, and extensive industry relationships," said Mike Cooke, co-CEO of Brandon Hall Group.
Within the next few months, Harris will be launching several new research initiatives, including updates to Brandon Hall’s highly regarded KnowledgeBases. She’ll also be conducting a series of monthly chats for learning and talent executives and professionals.
“I am proud to be joining one of the most trusted and objective research organizations in the market today. Brandon Hall Group’s commitment to its members aligns with my passion for helping people and organizations grow,” Harris said. “I look forward to getting to know Brandon Hall members and collaborating on ways we can help them – and their companies – reach full potential.”
“Stacey brings to her work a combination of strategy, best-practice knowledge, and a strong sense of practicality,” said Rachel Ashkin, chief operating officer of Brandon Hall Group. “Her extensive experience also gives her a unique practitioner perspective. She truly understands the challenges our clients face.”
About Brandon Hall Group
Having worked with more than 10,000 clients globally and after nearly 20 years of delivering world-class solutions, Brandon Hall Group is the preeminent research and analyst organization focused on developing research-driven solutions to drive organizational performance for emerging and large organizations. Through the recent merger of Brandon Hall Research and AC Growth, Brandon Hall Group has an extensive repository of thought leadership, research, data and expertise in Learning and Development, Talent Management, Sales, Marketing, and Executive Management. For more information about Brandon Hall Group, contact Mike Cooke: (561) 865-5017 or mike.cooke(at)brandonhall(dot)com, http://www.brandon-hall.com.