NCM Guest Author
NCM Guest Author

Adam Robinson

CEO and Co-Founder at Hireology

Adam Robinson

Adam is the co-founder and CEO of Hireology, where he's on a mission to help business owners make better hiring decisions using predictive data and innovative technology. He is a noted recruiting industry expert, speaker, and author with over 20 years of experience in the field of hiring and selection management. Previously, Adam was the founder and CEO of Illuma, a provider of high-volume recruitment outsourcing programs, and the creator of the Ionix Hiring System, a full suite of interview and assessment tools.

Adam is passionate about entrepreneurship, donating time to a number of organizations that support the entrepreneurial cause. Through multiple leadership roles at Entrepreneurs Organization, he has helped to develop and launch programs that teach core business skills to early-stage entrepreneurs around the world.

In 2015, Adam was added to the Chicago Tribune's Blue Network, a listing of Chicago's most influential entrepreneurs and innovators, and named a Top 25 Human Resources Industry Game Changer Under 40 in 2015 by Workforce magazine. Under his leadership, Hireology was recognized nationally by Entrepreneur magazine as having a Top Company Culture and by Crain's Chicago Business as one of the Best Places to Work for both Millennial and GenX candidates. Hireology has been named the No. 1 Talent Management Platform in 2014, 2015, and 2016, and No. 1 in Customer Service in 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 by Human Resources Online magazine.

Adam holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and received his Master of Business Administration degree from DePaul University. He lives in Chicago's Rogers Park community with his wife and three sons.