Meet Gloria Ilg, Your Hands-on HR Expert

Looking for someone with a wealth of experience in the HR business? That knows what works and what doesn't. Gloria brings a "been there, done that" experience to your team in a way that's nimble and effective.

Strategy and perspective are everything. So often clients feel "That just can't be done." or "This person isn't working out." Gloria knows it can be done, and often, that person is the right person; they're just sitting in the wrong seat.

Whatever your HR challenge is, Gloria is a roll up her sleeves consultant. She's passionate about what she does and will help you implement the process and operational improvements and infrastructure that will position your company for long-term profitability.

Seeing the best in others and one who is quick to nurture individuals to reach their full potential, Gloria would love to help you create a solutions-oriented culture that meets your business' goals and inspires your employees to do their best work ever.


Rentrak – Portland, OR
  • Senior Vice President of Human Resources Worldwide, 4/2014–02/01/2017
  • Global Vice President of Human Resources, 1/2010–4/2014
  • Vice President of Human Resources, 3/2008–1/2010
  • Director of Human Resources, 4/2006–3/2008
  • Human Resources Manager, 4/2005– 4/2006
  • Human Resources Generalist, 12/2003–4/2005
Mentor Graphics Corporation – Wilsonville, OR
  • Human Resources / Customer Service Representative, 5/1999–1/2003
  • Financial Analyst / Commissions Accounting, 5/1999–11/2000
Southern Pacific Funding Corporation – Lake Oswego, OR
  • Assistant Vice President Payroll/ HRIS, 9/1996–1/1999


  • Pacific Northwest Strategic Human Resource Forum, Member, 2012–present
  • International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans, Member, 2009–present
  • Portland Human Resource Management Association, Member 2007–present
  • Society for Human Resource Management, Member, 1995–present
  • "Gloria is a true strategic business partner. Her strong work ethic coupled with her HR knowledge and experience lead to measurable results."

    Tom Kelley
    Thompson Consulting Group
  • "Gloria has the courage to challenge old ways of managing people and create new ways of engaging employees."

    Mike Stack
    Dale Carnegie
  • "Gloria is one of the most talented, dynamic and strategic human resources professionals I've ever met. She is an exceptional communicator and an invaluable business partner."

    Grant Thompson
    President and CEO, GenZ Technology
  • "Gloria's passion for her work shines through her integrity and strong ethics. It's obvious that she is all about helping people!"
    Bethanne Kronick
    Owner and CEO, Simplify!