Craig Shoneman is an Offering Management Director in the IBM Talent Management Solutions Business. Craig has a passion for bringing change to HR and talent strategy and has been doing that since 2010 when he joined Kenexa. He is responsible for defining the strategy and roadmap for IBM’s talent acquisition and Watson Talent capabilities. Craig and his team of offering managers are currently focused on developing a new breed of talent solutions that leverage the power of cognitive computing to complement core solutions in the existing HR technology stack.
Craig has worked in the enterprise software space since 1997 in various roles including consulting, sales, product marketing and product management. Craig has been focused specifically on the talent management space since he joined Salary.com as a product manager in 2008. In 2010 Craig joined Kenexa and led the strategy and product management team for BrassRing, Kenexa’s(and now IBM’s) flagship applicant tracking system. Since joining IBM in 2012 via the Kenexa acquisition, Craig oversaw the expansion of the talent acquisition portfolio to include sourcing, career development, and AI based capabilities.
Mr. Shoneman holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Pennsylvania State University.
Outside of work, Craig chairs the outreach committee at his local church, helps out coaching his son’s soccer team and generally loves spending time with family.