With Growth & Prosperity for All: A Roadmap for Growth Conference
October 31, 2017
At this half-day conference, business leaders will discuss recruiting from Philadelphia’s diverse neighborhoods and engaging nontraditional workers to strengthen their businesses and communities.
Hear best practices in how to hire, train and retain professionals from this talent pool, including discussions on engaging returning citizens, veterans, working with the immigrant community, neighborhood-based initiatives and onboarding through various TANF training programs.
SPEAKERS TO DATE:
Donna Allie, President & Founder, Team Clean, Inc.
Emily Bittenbender, Managing Partner, Bittenbender Construction LLP
H. Patrick Clancy, President & CEO, Philadelphia Works
Carol Eggert, Senior Vice President, Military and Veteran Affairs, Comcast
Jay Coen Gilbert, Co-Founder, B Lab
Mitch Little, Executive Director of the Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity, City of Philadelphia
Joanne McFall, Market President, Keystone First
Michael Pearson, President, Union Packaging LLC
Jane Von Bergen, Reporter, Philadelphia Inquirer