Elaine Bonzon

Elaine Bonzon  Elaine’s career has taken many interesting twists and turns, each leading to her current role as Brädo’s Director of Talent. Elaine has a distinguished track record as a talent management professional, with specific expertise at helping rapidly expanding organizations achieve their goals.

Elaine is an upbeat, energetic leader known for bringing creativity to everything she does. She is a passionate people person who believes that an organization’s talent is its most valuable asset. Her sweet spot is blending big-picture thinking with flawless execution, and she thrives on the challenge of building something from scratch.

Most recently, as Sr. VP, Global Director of Talent for DraftFCB in New York, Elaine led numerous global talent management initiatives at the agency’s corporate office, including Leader Development, Succession Planning and the company’s highly successful Global Day of Giving.

Elaine earned her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Secondary Education from William Woods University in Fulton, Missouri, where she was named distinguished scholar in the School of Business.

“Work hard, play hard” defines Elaine’s lifestyle and her free time is filled with many interests including photography, jewelry-making, gardening and being outdoors. She loves to escape to Sarasota where she enjoys the blue-green water of the Gulf of Mexico and walking on Siesta Key beach with her husband, Jim.