Werq is pleased to announce that Gavin Pommernelle has joined the company as its new President, effective July 2021.
Pommernelle, a successful entrepreneur and global business leader, brings a wealth of leadership experience and a passion for strategic c-suite partnership services.
As President of Werq, Pommernelle will jointly oversee the development and growth of the business, with CEO Ilana Zivkovich. He will bring particular attention to the capabilities, methodologies, and strength of the talent bench to ensure a highly impactful delivery to client partners.
“We are thrilled to welcome Gavin as a partner and executive leader at Werq. His background as both a CHRO and C-Suite coach enhances the value we bring to our clients, as well our internal team and growth trajectory,” says Ilana Zivkovich. “We celebrate Gavin’s addition to the team and are thrilled with the expansion in capabilities and reach that his leadership brings. We look forward to many bright years ahead!”
This new appointment expands and deepens the service offerings, with Pommernelle’s extensive knowledge and experience. Additionally, with his executive background and network, the company expands to a stronger position in the market.
Pommernelle comes from his own entrepreneurial background, previously founding TDV, a talent management services company. With 25 years of global leadership and human resources experience across multiple industries, Pommernelle brings a unique, culturally informed perspective to Werq services. Pommernelle has developed leaders and talent solutions across more than 60 markets. His experience in positions covering human resources, quality assurance, and general management gives him a breadth that helps companies realize the inherent value of their talent.
He earned his MBA from Heriot-Watt University and completed programs at Ashridge University (Leading Strategy & Change), Cranfield University (Advanced Project Management), and is a certified executive coach with the International Coach Federation.
“I’m excited that Ilana and I are bringing our two businesses together under the Werq brand. Our capabilities are highly complementary and we are now able to offer fully integrated, scalable solutions to empower leaders to achieve the potential of their people and organizations” says Pommernelle.
Werq is an executive and team performance coaching firm headquartered in Austin, TX. Werq helps leaders optimize their influence and results through assessing, building, and developing peak-performing teams. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (512) 240-2809.