David Capalbo joins Chicago Public Media as the Manager of Talent Acquisition working within the Human Resource team. David is an accomplished Senior Human Resources professional with a focus in Talent Management. His background includes 10+ years of experience developing and leading talent management strategies, supporting Global Executive and C-Level clients (internal and external), motivating and inspiring Human Resources teams and delivering solutions for multiple departments within a matrixed organization and dispersed regions.
In a Human Resource and leadership capacity, David has been able to successfully plan full cycle recruiting initiatives and design the recruiting strategy, organizational goals and activities, oversee development of training programs, manage personnel issues, employee relations and maintain up-to-date regulatory compliance.
Prior to joining CPM, David was a Senior HR Consultant, Talent Acquisition with Publicis Groupe, working and interfacing with some of their most distinguished brands such as Leo Burnett, VivaKi, Razorfish and Digitas. Prior to that, David worked as a Senior Executive Search consultant for Lucas Group, a national premier Executive Search firm. David is a graduate of Western Illinois University. Outside of the office David enjoys spending time with family and friends and being active playing competitive tennis and running and biking along the lakefront.