Talent Acquisition Firm Relocates National Headquarters to Nashville, TN & Doubles in Size
02/20/2019

IQTalent Partners names Nashville its headquarters while expanding senior management, doubling its office space and growing annual revenues by 80%.

Online PR News – 20-February-2019 – Nashville, TN - February 19, 2019 – IQTalent Partners, Inc., a talent acquisition and consulting firm, announced the expansion and move of its official corporate headquarters from Silicon Valley to Nashville, TN. In conjunction with the relocation, the company added four key senior management positions as a result of unprecedented growth over the last 12 months.

The official relocation to Nashville incorporates an office footprint of 24,000 square feet in the 4th Street and Church building, which includes a 12,000 square foot expansion to be completed in March. IQTalent Partners' investment in Nashville follows the city's trending growth and attraction of startups and tech firms relocating to the mid-state.

"I never let go of Nashville after graduating from Vanderbilt in 1999," stated Chris Murdock, Senior Partner and Co-Founder. "Although I worked in three different cities, and then founded a company in Silicon Valley, ultimately, I wanted to return to Nashville. The people, the economy, the culture - all of it - just fits the way IQTalent Partners does business."

In order to support a staff that has grown over 60% since January 2018, the company announced the addition of four senior management positions:

John Beck, Director of Technology
Beck is the former Director of Technology at Metova and currently remains an adjunct professor at Vanderbilt University. He earned his master's degree in computer science from Southern Illinois University.

Kendra Deas, Director of Human Resources
Deas is the former HR Director for Cracker Barrel Old Country Store and a graduate of the University of Louisville. She has 15 years of HR and team building experience.

Mark Israel, Director of Account Management and Business Development
Isreal is a Talent Acquisition expert with 20 years of experience in recruiting for Fortune 500 companies with a Master's degree in Human Resource Management from Purdue University.

Stacie Kinder, Director of Marketing
Kinder is the former Talent and Entertainment Director for the Tennessee Titans with 15 years of experience in marketing and event management and a graduate of the University of Virginia.

IQTalent Partners CEO, David Windley, stated, "We are thrilled to have such talented and diverse leaders join the IQTalent Partners team. Their combined experience and enthusiasm position us well for our next phase of growth as we celebrate the start of our 10th year in business."

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About IQTalent Partners:
IQTalent Partners, Inc., is a talent acquisition and executive search firm offering consulting, candidate sourcing, candidate research and full cycle recruiting to its clients. It uses a unique on-demand business model in which IQTalent Partners augments the client's in-house talent acquisition team in a partnership without commissions or long-term contracts. Founded in Silicon Valley by Vanderbilt graduates Chris Murdock and Tom Milic in 2009 with a mission to find a better, more cost effective and efficient way for organizations and candidates to find a match, the company has partnered with more than 250 corporations from Fortune 500's to startups over the last 10 years.

For more information about IQTalent Partners, Inc., visit www.iqtalentpartners.com.