SVP, Talent, D&I, Learning, and Culture Cox Automotive Inc.
Nicole Ashe leads the Talent Organization for Cox Automotive, which includes the Global Learning, Organizational Development, Performance Management, Diversity & Inclusion and Culture teams.
Her organization supports over 35,000 team members across the globe.
Today, Nicole’s teams are focused on attracting, developing, progressing and retaining talent across Cox Automotive.
Most recently, Nicole served as Vice President of Talent Management and prior to that was Sr. Director of Cox Automotive Global Learning, and led learning for all team members across the organization.
Before joining the Cox family of companies in 2014, Nicole held various executive leadership positions with Fortune 500 companies including Delta Dental Insurance Company, Cbeyond, Wachovia Bank & Bank of America.
Nicole is an award-winning Talent Management leader with more than 23 years of professional experience. Under her direction, teams have won the coveted Association for Talent Development’s (ATD) BEST Award and Training Magazine’s Top 125 award---both sought after, industry specific distinctions.
Nicole is on the board of Women in Automotive(WiA) and is a member of the Atlanta Chapter of United Way’s African American Partnerships, SHRM, NAAAHR Atlanta Chapter and Choose ATL. Nicole is a featured guest speaker for organizations including NAAMAD, Serviam Partners and National Automobile Auction Association (NAAA).
Nicole and Charles Ashe Jr have been married for 20 years and are the proud parents of Lauren Nicole, 14 years old and Charles III, 12 years old.