He is a noted recruiting industry expert, speaker, and author with over 20 years of experience in the field of hiring and selection management. Previously, 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.
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.
In 2015, Robinson was added to the Chicago Tribune's Blue Network, a listing of Chicago's most influential entrepreneurs and innovators, and named a "Top 25 HR Industry Game Changer Under 40" in 2015 by Workforce magazine. Under his leadership, Hireology was recognized nationally by Entrepreneur magazine as a "Top Company Culture" and by Crain's Chicago Business as a "Best Places to Work" for both Millennials and GenX. Hireology has been named the "#1 Talent Management Platform" in 2014, and 2015 and "#1 in Customer Service" in 2013, 2014 and 2015 by Human Resources Online magazine.
Adam has a 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 and three sons.