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October 21, 2019

Novo Group, Inc. Names Joy Duce Chief Operating Officer

Joy Duce
Joy Duce, Chief Operating Officer

Novo Group, Inc. is pleased to announce and welcome Joy Duce as Chief Operating Officer and as a member of the Executive Team.  Joy is responsible for leading the overall Talent Acquisition and Xcellero Talent Effectiveness Solution set of practices offerings.

“Joy brings incredible Human Capital experience and client service excellence philosophies to Novo.  She is uniquely qualified to drive strategic prioritization and accountability within Novo’s operations,” said Kelly Renz, President and CEO of Novo Group. “She’s joining an already successful, energetic organization at the perfect time to help lead Novo to its next phase of innovation and growth within the marketplace.”

Joy will join Novo’s roster of nationally known speakers on all things talent, and is a well-known figure in the human capital, talent development and organizational change industry with 15 years of experience helping organizations enable their strategic business objectives through talent management and organizational effectiveness solutions. Her deep human capital expertise, her mix of consulting and functional experience, as well as her proven record of building long-term business relationships will complement and enhance Novo’s ability to meet the needs of our clients as we continue to provide quality, next-generation solutions to the marketplace.

Prior to joining Novo Group, Inc., Joy held executive leadership positions at Sikich LLP, Kolb+Co, Beer Capitol Distributing Co., Inc. and Aurora Health Care.  In these roles, she had the privilege of collaborating with a wide range of companies to advance their organizational agendas via practical talent solutions to deliver lasting business impact.