Leadership

Talent from the top down

Our leadership team knows that the quickest way for our company to succeed is through the success of our clients. They are committed to building long-term relationships and establishing TalentBridge as the #1 talent acquisition and management solutions provider in Charlotte.

Bradford C. Violette
President

Prior to founding TalentBridge in 2002, Brad spent thirteen years managing an international staffing company. In his last role as Executive Vice President, he led a network of over 70 branches in the US, Canada and the UK while architecting their widely acclaimed Training and Development Department. Brad is well versed in all areas of Executive Recruiting, Contract & Temporary Staffing, and HR Advisory Solutions.

Brad is a graduate of Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts and serves on the Advisory Board for Samaritans Feet International. He, his wife, and their three children make their home in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Brady L. Teague
Partner

Brady L. Teague is co-founder of TalentBridge.

Brady has spent the last 18 years in Executive Recruiting specializing in Accounting and Finance. He currently leads our Recruiting Division specializing in Accounting and Finance. His passion for people, customer service, commitment, and financial business network make this an ideal area for him to spend his time.

Prior to his career in recruiting, as a CPA, he built a foundation in accounting which began with Coopers & Lybrand and culminated in private industry.

He is a graduate of UNC, Charlotte. He, his wife, and their three children reside here in Charlotte.

Carrie Quinlan
Vice President

Carrie serves as Vice President of Permanent Placement and Executive Search for Talent Bridge. In addition to her passion and energy for the business, she enjoys deep professional networks in the Accounting and Finance sector here in Charlotte. Carrie has spent the last 16 years in the Executive Search and Staffing Industry and brings a level of professionalism to her job that is unmatched.

Carrie has her undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina, an MBA from Webster University, and is appointed through the South Carolina Governor’s office to the York County Foster Care Review Board. She was named one of Charlotte’s Top 40 under 40 by the Charlotte Business Journal in 2013, has served as the President of the American Society of Women Accountants and as the Chairperson for the York County Foster Care Review Board. Carrie, her husband, Tom, and their 4 children live in Fort Mill, SC.

Susan Johnson
VP of Staffing Operations

Susan recently celebrated her 10 year anniversary with Talent Bridge and has been instrumental in the development and growth of their Staffing platform helping them to be awarded a Top 100 Small Business and 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014 FAST 50 designation from the Charlotte Business Journal. She has over 15 years of industry experience in specialty temporary and direct hire recruitment and has help positions of increasing responsibility in the industry in Charlotte.

Susan received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Anderson University, a Bachelor of Science from Gardner Webb University and a Masters of Education from NC State University with a concentration in corporate training and development. Susan has been honored as one of Charlotte’s 50 Women Extraordinaire in 2009 and 2011. Susan lives in the Lake Norman area with her husband Brian and three children.