Welcome to the Colorado Talent Recruitment Network!

Established in 1992.   Free Membership to Human Resource / Talent Acquisition Professionals. 

Collaborate with any of our over 1200 Talent Acquisition Professionals across the Colorado Front Range by joining our CTRN LinkedIn Group

Our last PowerBoost Conference was April 22, 2019. Stay tuned for news about our next. 

We bring in nationally renowned experts to speak at our conferences who focus on helping you figure out how to get more qualified and interested candidates to submit to your hiring managers.


Get Involved!  To be a volunteer, be a speaker, or suggest a timely topic for next year’s PowerBoost conference.   Contact us at info@ctrn.org

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PowerBoost hand-picks the best speakers from recruiting conferences across the country to educate you on the latest recruiting and candidate sourcing tools, processes, and best practices.

To join our group just go to our  CTRN LinkedIn Group. This will allow you to get periodic email updates and participate in discussions with talent acquisition professionals across the Colorado Front Range.

Founded in 1992, Colorado Talent Recruitment Network (CTRN) is a non-profit professional association dedicated to improving the skills of Colorado’s talent acquisition professionals. Tony Bengtson, SPHR started and manages this organization as his way of giving back to the Colorado talent acquisition community that has served him well in his career. 

Our goal is to encourage integrity and professionalism of our members through cooperation, education and participation in various activities.

CTRN membership is open to anyone involved in talent acquisition for companies. Membership is granted to any industry and category of talent acquisition professional.

Our membership is primarily composed of corporate, 3rd party, and independent contract talent acquisition professionals. Our membership also includes Human Resources, workforce development and university career services professionals whose duties include talent acquisition and job placement.

Benefits of CTRN Membership:

  • Notification of CTRN sponsored training events
  • Ability to network with your peer professionals-some that have been in the talent acquisition industry for over 30 years
  • Participation and networking through our CTRN LinkedIn group. The CTRN LinkedIn group is used for member communication related to talent acquisition and CTRN topics only. Talent acquisition questions and dilemmas are encouraged. Don’t be shy about tapping this phenomenal resource of experienced talent acquisition professionals across the Colorado Front Range. Positive communication is encouraged.
  • Keep up to date on the latest talent acquisition industry trends and information

Come and learn how to go from just filling a requirement to being an engaged partner with your hiring managers.