Meet Allan Payne

Allan has extensive domestic and international experience in global human resources management as the top human resources executive in two Cincinnati-based companies, Cincom Systems and Kahn’s. These experiences in corporate America included worldwide responsibilities encompassing 17 different countries, with direct responsibility for the U.S. and Europe, and indirect responsibility for Canada and the Far East.

Upon leaving Kahn’s, he formed Allan Payne & Associates, Inc., a human resources consulting company.  He later became founder and partner in Talent Management LLC before establishing 5 Star Talent Management LLC.

Allan is a graduate of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. He has continued to engage in education at the graduate level. He currently is on the Board of Chapter Advisors for Phi Gamma Delta at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, is on the Board of Advisors for Cincinnati Christian University, and is a past member of the Greater Cincinnati Human Resources Association, American Society for Personnel Administration, Advisory Council to the School of Applied Science at Miami University and the Continuing Education Board of Consultants at Miami University, Hamilton, Ohio.

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