Clint Browning, Managing Director

Clint supports relationships with executive-level candidates and their organizations.

Clint brings over 20 years of experience to the role, most recently serving as Managing Director of retained search for the SSB Group, a boutique executive search firm.
As Managing Director at TalentRise, Clint provides clients with high-touch, hands-on execution of search assignments while creating and maintaining significant relationships with executive-level candidates and their organizations.
Prior to TalentRise, Clint held partner-level positions at True Search, N2Growth and Korn Ferry. He also operated his own executive search firm, PurpleSkys, and has served clients in a wide array of industries, such as healthcare, media, technology, data and analytics, financial services, professional services, nonprofit associations/ organizations and consumer products.
Since the late 1990s, Clint has been a frequent speaker and panelist for organizations such as the MIT Venture Forum, the University of Georgia Executive & Evening MBA programs, the Brown University Business Innovators & the Georgia Tech Advanced Business Speakers series.
Clint is an alumnus of the University of California at Berkeley and he also played for the Golden Bears football team. He is an active board member on Atlanta-based organizations Gideon’s Promise and Two Sparrows Village.