Mel Kleiman

Mel Kleiman

Founder & President, Humetrics

Certified Speaking Professional Mel Kleiman is an international authority, writer, speaker, trainer, pragmatic business owner and consultant whose expertise is hourly, frontline employee recruiting, selection and retention best practices.

He serves as president of Humetrics, founded in 1976, and is a member of a number human resource-related boards and organizations. He is also a longstanding member of the Society for Human Resource Management and the National Speakers Association.

With over 25 years of research and consulting work to his credit, Mel is known for helping organizations improve their employee hiring processes by delivering high-impact, high-energy presentations that impart hands-on, practical information and advice attendees can put to immediate use.

Kleiman is also the author of five books, including the bestselling "Hire Tough, Manage Easy – How to Find and Hire the Best Hourly Employees," which was featured on CNN Headline News, and has written hundreds of articles for numerous business and trade journals worldwide.

2017 Speakers

We are hard at work finalizing the speakers and content for 2018. In the meantime, check out some of the amazing speakers we had at last year’s event. Interested in speaking? Email

Wes Sutkin

Corporate Recruiting Manager, Dr Pepper Snapple Group

Victor Fernandez

Executive Director of Insights and Knowledge, TDn2K

Tim Young

Director, Talent Acquisition, AutoZone

Ted Hesson

Employment & Immigration Reporter, POLITICO

Stephen Woods

Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins

Shelly Shelton

Regional Workforce Manager, Encompass Home Health & Hospice

Shannon Scott

President & CEO, TaxBreak

Scott Hicks

Data Czar/Senior Director of Data Strategy, Snagajob