Adam Robinson

Chief Executive Officer, Hireology

Adam Robinson is the co-founder and CEO of Hireology, driving his 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 of “The Best Team Wins” with over 20 years of experience in the field of hiring and selection management.

In 2015, Robinson was added to the Chicago Tribune’s Blue Sky Network, Chicago’s most influential entrepreneurs, and he was named a “Top 25 HR Industry Game Changer Under 40” in 2015 by Workforce magazine. Under his leadership, Hireology has been recognized nationally by Entrepreneur magazine as a “Top Company Culture,” by Crain’s Chicago Business as a “Best Places to Work” for both Millennials and GenX. Hireology also received recognition as the “#1 Talent Management Platform” in 2014, 2015 and 2016 and “#1 in Customer Service” in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 by Human Resources Online magazine.

Before leading the Hireology team, 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. Outside Hireology, 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.

Robinson earned his BA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and received his MBA from DePaul University. He lives in Chicago’s Rogers Park community with his wife, three sons and daughter.