Dave Potts Hired as Chief Talent Officer at DRT Strategies
DRT taps former Fortune 100 and consulting leader to champion efforts to recruit and retain top talent and to galvanize the company’s position as an “Employer of Choice,” offering a superior workplace culture and compelling career journey.
Arlington, VA – February 20, 2018 – DRT Strategies, Inc. (DRT) (www.drtstrategies.com) announced today that the company has hired Dave Potts as its Chief Talent Officer, leading the team responsible for talent management, recruiting, culture, coaching, and the workforce planning behind one of America’s leading technology and strategy companies to federal agencies.
Potts comes to DRT with 23 years of experience leading talent, development, and learning functions for several Fortune 100 companies including CenturyLink, Verizon, and Tech Data. Additionally, he led talent management and workforce planning consulting services for Deloitte and BearingPoint. Most recently, Potts served as a Principal with The North Highland Company.
“Becoming the ‘Employer of Choice’ that we want to be is paramount to our employees’ and customers’ success,” commented Susan Kidd, CEO at DRT. “As such, Dave will focus on developing a strategic approach to attract, acquire, develop, and retain the best and the brightest talent everywhere. We are thrilled to welcome him and look forward to all the contributions he will make to reinforce our superior workplace culture and offer opportunities for our team to enjoy a compelling career.”
“I am very happy to join DRT and I am most excited about cultivating the ‘DRT culture of caring,’” explained Potts.
“Specifically, we will continue to promote and develop the core values of the company’s already rich culture that have driven DRT’s growth, success, and its employee satisfaction to date. We will now take our talent management capability to the next level and thus, will attract and develop our team of the highest caliber talent.”
DRT Strategies, Inc. (DRT) is a leading management and technology strategy firm providing information technology (IT) solutions, health IT services, program management and financial management solutions to federal agencies and enterprise clients in the technology and financial services sectors. The company holds an ISO 9001:2015 certification and has achieved CMMI-DEV Level 3. DRT is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, with offices in Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Georgia, and Kansas City, Missouri. More information on the company can be found at www.drtstrategies.com.