Aaron Hurst

Aaron is a seasoned executive that brings over 16 years of strategy, innovation, M&A, and product development experience to Endeavor. Prior to launching and leading Endeavor Atlanta, Aaron was GM, Vice President of Global Solutions at Ceridian HCM, a leading HR, Payroll, and Talent Management software company. Aaron led Ceridian’s global partnerships and software expansion outside of North America, including partnerships with Microsoft, Netsuite, and SD Worx.  He also ran Ceridian’s international payroll division and launched the award winning product Dayforce ConnectedPay.  

Prior to Ceridian, Aaron was a Manager in Deloitte Consulting’s Strategy practice where he led growth and innovation programs for Fortune 500 retail and consumer goods firms.  Aaron served in Deloitte’s Innovation Center, developing its next generation of technology solutions.  Earlier in his career, Aaron worked as a Venture Fellow at seed stage Venture Capital firm IDEA Fund Partners.  He was part of the founding North American team for French based software firm Aldata Solution.  He also led complex implementations at supply chain software firm Manhattan Associates.

Aaron earned an MBA from UNC Chapel-Hill and a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Georgia Tech.  He enjoys spending time with his wife and three children, playing golf, and watching Pittsburgh sports.