Steve Cadigan, founder of his own firm, Cadigan Talent Ventures, advises a wide range of domestic and international companies that include Twitter, Google, GoPro, The Royal Bank of Scotland, and the BBC. He also regularly counsels on talent topics for some of Silicon Valley’s leading VC firms, such as Andreesen Horowitz, Index Ventures, Sequoia, and Greylock Partners.
Prior to launching his own firm, Steve worked for over 25 years as an HR executive for diverse companies and industries, which include Cisco Systems, Electronic Arts, and served as the first CHRO for LinkedIn. In addition to running his own firm while speaking and teaching around the world, Steve also serves on the Board of Directors to two organizations and sits on the Advisory Board of several others. Steve graduated from Wesleyan University with a BA in History and received an MA in HROD from the University of San Francisco.
Laurie Dreyer is currently on the Board and the Director of Development at Taylor Design, an Architecture, Interiors and Design Strategies firm with offices in California. Her business experience includes Principal/VP leadership roles at Gensler, Anshen+Allen, Stantec and Harris. Other Human Resources leadership roles were held at Psomas and The Ratcliff Architects. With her passion for learning, Laurie has taught for the AIA and ACEC conferences, AEBL, Equity by Design, and KA Connect. She maintains an active role in ACEC’s Senior Executive’s Institute. Publications include ENR, Design Intelligence, the AIA Practice Handbook for HR, and Fast Company. Laurie graduated from University of California, Berkeley with a BA in History.
As the newest members of the Board, they join Chairperson Anne-Merelie Murrell; Giroux Glass CEO and President, Nataline Lomedico; and Rick Stafford. As retired President and Chairman of the Board of Murray Company where he spent over 30 years, Stafford is the Board’s industry expert from outside the company, serves on the Boards of multiple other companies, and provides his knowledgeable counsel on the topic of employee-owned companies.
About Giroux Glass, Inc.:
Giroux Glass, Inc., is an employee-owned glass, glazing and architectural metals contracting company that operates branches in Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Las Vegas and Fresno. The company caters to commercial, high-end design, residential and retail sectors, and provides the latest cutting-edge technologies and best practices with a variety of CAD and repair services and tenant improvements.
Giroux Glass was founded in Los Angeles in 1946, and has completed countless notable projects, including on such landmarks as the Skywalk at the Grand Canyon, the Getty Museum, the Staples Center and other stadiums, CityCenter, T-Mobile Arena and most hotels and casinos on Las Vegas Strip. For a slideshow of past projects, please click here.