Trent Dorroh

Head of Talent Bridge Program

People & Communities

Trent leads Cisco's Talent Bridge program, connecting Cisco Channel Partners, Distributors, customers, and strategic employers with diverse talent. Since joining Cisco in 2017, Trent has nurtured the program and driven program growth, notably through the flagship Matching Engine tool, connecting talent with opportunities. Before Cisco, Trent spent 15 years at a prominent Cisco Gold Channel Partner in the United States, primarily as VP of Professional Services. During this impactful period, Trent made significant strides by establishing both an internal recruiting team and an external Staffing Practice, contributing to the partner's ongoing success. Born and raised on the vibrant east coast of the United States, Trent currently enjoys a fulfilling life with his family while pursuing personal passions.


September 15, 2023


Working Together to Bridge Equity in Talent Sourcing

3 min read

Cisco provides a platform that bridges the gap between candidates and employers, in doing so we support a more inclusive experience for those seeking employment through the Talent Bridge program.

February 24, 2023


Connecting Candidates and Employers

3 min read

Making connections and building relationships is vital to our success both personally and professionally. Our Talent Bridge Matching Engine platform automates and simplifies the connection process.

October 21, 2022


Our Mission: Help Cisco Partners Hire Veterans

2 min read

At Cisco we support veterans as they transition to civilian life or switch careers, with multiple programs and trainings. Our Talent Bridge Program works to connect transitioning veterans and their spouses with our ecosystem partners.

September 22, 2022


Bridging the Talent Diversity Divide in Tech

4 min read

We know that when we diversify our thoughts, ideas, and innovations the result will be better. When we apply this concept to the workplace regarding who we hire and where we hire from, we will experience greater success.

August 31, 2022


The Journey to Bring Diverse Talent to Cisco Partners

3 min read

Partners and Distributors who participate in Cisco Talent Bridge Program are connected to diverse talent. Interested partners engage with us as we journey together to create a more inclusive future.