Meet the Authors

Evan Sparks

Evan Sparks is an integrator, researcher, compensation consultant, and digital marketer for CRG Search.  With 7 years of recruiting consulting experience and over 400 placements, he supports the largest executive search firm in Charlotte, via the Charlotte Business Journal in 2021. In addition to the Actualized Leader Profile, Evan is a certified Talent Optimization Consultant for The Predictive Index helping emerging companies hire, retain, and empower top talent in their organization. Evan holds a bachelor’s degree in Sports Medicine & Exercise Physiology from UNC Greensboro and was a Ruck Leadership Institute Scholar.

Kyle DePraeter

Kyle DePraeter is a Digital Marketing leader in consulting, graphic design and media production for CRG. Bringing 6 years of Digital Marketing and Design experience to the team, he has a background in talent acquisition and retention solutions having served as a contractor providing marketing and brand support services to clients in the Charlotte area. Kyle holds a Bachelor of Science in Communication and Business from Appalachian State University.