Rick Devine

Rick Devine

Advancing the skill sharing economy at Talentsky
Santa Barbara, CA, US

Leading an amazing team on a mission to build a new professional network that helps everyone who works connect to careers of interest.

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Talentsky

January 2016 - present

Founder & CEO

Santa Barbara, CA, US

Lead a team responsible for engineering, product design, digital marketing and business operations building a new network that advances the skill sharing economy.


Devine Capital Partners, LLC

April 2004 - December 2015

Partner

San Mateo, CA, US


Siebel Systems, Inc.

July 2001 - March 2004

Head of Global Executive Recruiting

San Mateo, CA, US


Internet Capital Group, Inc.

April 1999 - March 2001

Managing Partner

San Francisco, CA, US


Heidrick & Struggles

April 1996 - April 1999

Partner

Menlo Park, CA, US

education


Lehigh University

September 1976 - August 1980

Bachelor of Science

Bethlehem, PA, US

Studied accounting, computers and fortran programming.

Activity

Rick Devine with
Stason Kelley and Johanna Lobo
Manage Enterprise Sales Targets
November 2022
 
Stason Kelley and Johanna Lobo
Worked with User Success and Operations teams to implement a new approach organizing and prioritizing enterprise sales activity.
Sales OperationsEnterprise SalesSales Prospecting
1 Comment
Great job!
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Rick Devine with
Adam Gellert + 2 more
Presented the Talentsky mission
October 2022
 
Adam Gellert + 2 more
Discussed and presented the vision of Talentsky as a new professional network that makes it easy for anyone to share work achievements and validated skills and connect to the future.
TalentskyCareer MobilityEqual Employment OpportunityDiversity & Inclusion Management
1 Comment
Great work Team Talentsky!
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Rick Devine with
Nick Mazza + 3 more
Develop Engagement Strategy
October 2022
 
Nick Mazza + 3 more
Partner with design, digital marketing and user success teams to create analytic dashboards including user profile completion, achievement posting, tagging activity and skill following. The objective is to help each user become the most successful user they can be on the Talentsky Network.
User SuccessUser EngagementPredictive Analytics
1 Comment
Kept it simple to use, yet detailed enough for any champion to help their team be successful and engaged. Pat on the back for all!
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Rick Devine with
Mike Marcellin + 2 more
Develop Inclusive Culture Partnership
October 2022
 
Mike Marcellin + 2 more
Partner with the marketing leadership team at Juniper Networks to leverage skill sharing on Talentsky as the foundation for advancing inclusive culture.
Diversity & Inclusion ManagementEqual Employment OpportunityPartnership Development
1 Comment
This is awesome! I'm so glad we're pushing to make employment culture more equitable and inclusive.
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Rick Devine with
Tan Le + 2 more
Venture Capital Investment
September 2022
 
Tan Le + 2 more
Presented and described the unique capital formation of Talentsky, Inc. including how we priced, promoted and operationalized the capital raises to direct venture capital investors.
Private Equity Capital RaisingSocial Impact InvestorsVenture Capital Investing
3 Comments
you're absolutely tireless when it comes to working with our investors!
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Proud to be a Talentsky investor and so grateful to for your time last weekend.
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Rick Devine with
Prakash Chandran + 4 more
Created Mixpanel Filters
September 2022
 
Prakash Chandran + 4 more
Attended a Zoom based learning session with head of UX to learn how to create custom filters within Mixpanel.
MixpanelOnline Analytical ProcessingUser Success
1 Comment
Great to see you getting into Mixpanel! So many insights to help make Talentsky better!
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Rick Devine with
Rizwan Ahmed + 9 more
Manage Product Priorities
August 2022
 
Rizwan Ahmed + 9 more
Worked closely with design and engineering teams to prioritize features for production release.
Product Design ReviewingDesign SystemsMobile Interaction Design
Rick Devine with
Mike Marcellin + 3 more
Developed Enterprise Inclusion Partnerships
August 2022
 
Mike Marcellin + 3 more
Worked with founding customers to implement Talentsky as a share skilling platform and the foundation for an inclusive culture and a brighter future for the next generation.
TalentskyWorkforce DevelopmentDiversity & Inclusion ManagementEqual Employment OpportunityPartnership Development
Rick Devine with
Nick Mazza + 4 more
User Success Program
August 2022
 
Nick Mazza + 4 more
Developed a new approach to success driven by user analytics combined with Success Tips delivered as a link within the online Help Center. We have also combined design and success in one holistic process to assure continuous improvement feedback and product improvement.
Continuous Improvement ManagementUser EngagementUser StoriesUser Success
1 Comment
Thanks Rick, proud to be working with such an amazing team that is focused on user feedback and getting the experience right! Way to go!
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Managing Partner

at Internet Capital Group, Inc. in San Francisco, CA, US

April 1999 - March 2001