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Editor in Chief,  Chief Learning Officer ,  Talent Economy  and  Workforce  magazines

Editor in Chief, Chief Learning Officer, Talent Economy and Workforce magazines

Mike Prokopeak

Editor in Chief

Mike Prokopeak is vice president and editor in chief for Human Capital Media, publisher of Chief Learning Officer, Talent Economy and Workforce magazines. In that role, he directs content for the magazines as well as the company’s online and in-person events including the CLO Symposium, CLO Breakfast Club, Workforce Focus and Workforce Live.

Prokopeak has a proven track record of editorial achievement over nearly two decades in journalism and publishing. Under his direction, Human Capital Media has won more than three dozen awards for editorial excellence.

Topics: leadership, management, workplace culture and trends

Editorial Director,  Workforce  magazine

Editorial Director, Workforce magazine

Rick Bell

Editorial Director

Rick Bell is the editorial director for Workforce magazine. Since 2010, Bell has led the Workforce editorial team’s coverage of topics relevant to the human resources profession. With more than 20 years of experience in the industry, Bell has worked for numerous award-winning publications, including the San Diego Business Journal.

Prior to his job at the San Diego Business Journal, Bell was zone section editor for the North County Times, in Escondido, California. He also worked as news editor of The Navy Compass, and as an assistant city editor at the Oceanside (California) Blade Citizen. Bell has won numerous awards for writing and editing from the San Diego Press Club, Society of Professional Journalists San Diego and the California Newspaper Publishers.

Topics: general HR issues and policy, employee benefits, wellness, employment law 

Managing Editor,  Talent Economy  and  Workforce  magazines

Managing Editor, Talent Economy and Workforce magazines

Frank Kalman

Managing Editor

Frank Kalman is a passionate media professional with experience leading and building content development and strategy. Kalman is well versed in business reporting and writing, magazine content strategy and editing, digital content production, editorial project management and strategy, event moderation and planning, audience engagement, and startups. 

Currently serving as a managing editor for Human Capital Media, a division of MediaTec Publishing Inc., a publisher of three award-winning business-to-business magazines focused on the human capital industry, he oversees and directs content for the company's Talent Economy brand as well as host Workforce's traveling executive conference series, Workforce Live.

Topics: talent management, employee engagement, talent acquisition, performance management