• March 29, 2017
HCMx Radio 57: HCM Excellence 17 live interview with David Solot SVP of Client Services at Caliper

Guest: David Solot, SVP of Client Services, Caliper

Host: Rachel Cooke, Chief Operating Officer and HCM Principal Analyst, Brandon Hall Group


About David Solot

Dr. Solot has worked with Caliper since 2002, delivering on-site client engagements and workshops as well as consulting with and leading account teams for Fortune 500 and global companies.  His areas of expertise include personality analysis, talent management, coaching, organizational development, employee empowerment, employee selection, and psychometrics.

Before joining Caliper, Dr. Solot served as the Manager of Information Systems and Operations with the largest electrical service contractor in the southeastern United States, where he developed an information systems and operations strategy to coordinate functioning across 30 locations in Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Florida.  Prior to that position, he was a therapist with the University of North Carolina’s Psychology Clinic, where he specialized in using psychological testing measures to evaluate adults and children for treatment.

Dr. Solot has a Ph.D in I/O Psychology from Walden University, an M.A. in Clinical Psychology from the University of North Carolina, and a B.A. in Psychology from Rutgers College, Rutgers University.  He is a member of APA, SHRM, and Phi Beta Kappa.

To listen to our interview, you can download the podcast anytime at the HCMx Radio site.


Rachel Cooke, Chief Operating Officer, Brandon Hall Group


Rachel Cooke

Chief Operating Officer Rachel Cooke Rachel is responsible for business operations including overseeing client services, research events and project management. Prior to joining Brandon Hall Group, Rachel was the Chief Operating Officer Co-founder of AC Growth. Rachel has over 15 years of experience in sales, marketing, business development, and sales performance management. Prior to AC Growth, she held several senior management roles and was on the leadership team at Bersin & Associates, a pioneer analyst firm in e-learning and now industry leading HR and talent Research Company. In her Senior Director role, Rachel developed the strategy and led the commercial execution of the solution provider vertical, and grew the vertical into the company’s largest market segment. In her role as Director of Sales, Rachel developed and led a team of senior account executives focused on acquiring global strategic accounts. Rachel was solely responsible for developing key business relationships with over ninety companies including industry icons, such as: Adidas, Hewlett-Packard, Toyota, Oracle, Starbucks, Avnet, Boeing, Kaiser Permanente, Safeway Inc., Wells Fargo, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Clorox and Affiliated Computer Services. Rachel began her career in the banking, media and hospitality industries. In these industries, Rachel held several key senior management and executive sales positions. Rachel received a BA in social science and interdisciplinary studies with honors from Florida Atlantic University. Rachel continued her postgraduate education by completing a series of executive management education courses from American Management Association.

Leave a comment