Andrew ZimakasAs founder of Cadigan Talent Ventures LLC, Steve helps CEO’s, CFO’s, CIO’s and organizations worldwide develop winning talent solutions. With 25+ years of leadership and executive experience in global Human Resources, Steve has practiced HR in the US, Canada and Asia-Pacific within a variety of industries. Over the course of his career, the teams, cultures and organizations he has led have been recognized as “world class” performers by the Wall Street Journal and Fortune Magazine.

Prior to launching his own firm, Steve served as VP Talent at LinkedIn from 2009 through 2012, taking the company from a firm of 400 employees, through an IPO and into the powerhouse that it is recognized as today. The groundbreaking work Steve did at LinkedIn as the executive responsible for culture, leadership, talent and organizational development is widely seen as the textbook example of how a company can leverage its culture to scale profitably in record time.