Talexes was founded by industry veteran, Joe Kistner, in 2015 to help companies attract the talent of the future and maximize the talent they have.
Joe is an entrepreneur and innovative talent management leader with a proven track record for driving excellence in challenging business environments.
Joe brings 20 years of global operations, sales, and marketing experience in the assessment, education, talent management, and talent acquisition sectors.
Prior to joining Talexes, Al served as president for Profiles International. Al is a sought after keynote speaker and trainer. Over the course of his career, he has trained thousands in sales techniques, marketing, leadership and planning. He developed and served as program leader/ presenter for an accredited course for the National Association of Extended Healthcare Administrators.
Director of Business Development
Russ’s extensive experience in sales, marketing, and business development is a tremendous asset to Talexes. An entrepreneur himself, Russ’s understanding of the needs of small business owners and self-employed consultants gives him the unique capability of supporting healthy, consistent entrepreneurial growth.
Director of Support Services
John’s business career has provided him with experience in accounting, finance, sales, and general management backgrounds. After obtaining experience working for Fortune 500 companies and owning his own business, John entered the world of talent assessments. With a focus on the use and application of information provided by assessments…..
Director of Client Relations
Jennifer’s career passion began at an early age. Capitalizing on an entrepreneurial drive, she quickly gained experience as a small business owner. Understanding the many challenges businesses encounter, she has spent the last 10 years developing and nurturing relationships with executives who partner with her to achieve their strategic goals.
Director of Creative Services
Lauren graduated Texas State University with a degree in Creative Writing. This experience has translated beautifully into her role as Director of Creative Services. Her duties include social media outreach, product development, graphic design, & content creation, as well as product development, website maintenance, and administration.