Meet FOT’s John Hollon

John Hollon

John Hollon is an award-winning journalist and nationally recognized expert on leadership, talent management, and smart workforce practices. He currently is Editor-at-Large at ERE Media, where he works with the recruiting website, sourcing website, and the popular talent management website he founded and edited for six years,

He was also Editor of, and before that, Editor-in-Chief of Workforce Management magazine and

John also held editing positions at the Los Angeles Herald Examiner and the Orange County Register, and was Executive Editor for the Gannett Co. at two statewide papers —Montana’s Great Falls Tribune and The Honolulu Advertiser in Hawaii. He also has deep experience in magazine and online publishing as editorial director at Fancy Publications, VP of Editorial at, and Editor of the San Diego Business Journal.

In addition, John is an adjunct professor in the College of Communications at California State University, Fullerton, and a board member at the Kronos Workforce Institute. He holds an MBA from Pepperdine University’s Graziado School of Business & Management, and lives in Southern California.