Wayne joined Robinson Resource Group LLC as Vice President and Executive Coach with over 30 years of business and human resources experience in successful public and private companies. Wayne’s business experience spans different industries and companies including senior level field and corporate roles at Ulta Beauty, AutoNation, Volvo Cars, Office Depot and PepsiCo – Taco Bell.
As a Senior Leader of Human Resources, Wayne successfully drove the people and talent agendas for several companies from strategic thought to full execution. His focus on the talent life cycle within organizations and the optimization of individual and team performance has allowed him to impact companies in many different industries. Unique experiences as a Senior Leader of Human Resources include large organizational change projects and restructurings, an initial public offering of a private company and the start-up and spin-out of a company from its parent. With several years in leadership positions, Wayne understands the impact that quality talent has on the bottom line of a company and in the satisfaction of employees and customers.
Wayne received his Masters of Labor and Industrial Relations from Michigan State University and his Bachelors of Science in Industrial Relations from LeMoyne College. He has been a speaker at colleges and universities and served on educational advisory boards. Wayne is certified as a Leadership Coach (LCS™ designation) approved by the International Coach Federation and the Human Resources Certification Institute. Wayne is experienced in the use of assessment and diagnostic tools and is fully certified in the use of the Leadership Effectiveness Analysis (LEA) 360™ and Sales Performance Assessment (SPA)™ assessment tools.
Wayne’s hobbies include golfing and wine collecting.