State of the Young Professional Community

  • September 14, 2018
    (8:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
  • 1422 Euclid Avenue #1300
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: (216) 861-3810
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
State of the Young Professional Community

State of the Young Professional Community: Transitioning from Millennials to Gen Z Presenting Sponsor: Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company FirstEnergy Engage! Cleveland brings together our employer members and the community to report on our organization and the Cleveland young professional community. We’ll also spend the day focusing on best practices regarding young professional employees. Is your company curious how to better market to millennials or are you eager to find more ways to engage your young professionals? This event is for you! Join other like-minded employers to network and learn the best practices from the experts here at Engage! to take back and get to work. Agenda 8:00 am: Networking & Registration 8:30 am: Opening Remarks, John Skory, President, Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company FirstEnergy 8:35 am Update on Engage! Cleveland, Ashley Basile Oeken, President, Engage! Cleveland 8:50 am: Report on Young Professional Survey Data 9:10 am: Program 1: Companies share what has worked for them to engage Millennials and how they are preparing for Gen Z (an executive leader with a young professional staff person) Benesch - Laura Dutt, Chief Talent Officer - Barry Guttman, Associate, Real Estate & Environmental Practice Group Nestlé USA Supply Chain - Vanessa Bongiorno, Vice President of Human Resources - Nikki Precord, Procurement Business Partner The Sherwin-Williams Company - Maureen “Mo” Drabik, Talent Acquisition Manager - Harsha Bhavani, Finance Accountant Moderator: Andrew Passen, Former Executive Vice President, Human Resources, Forest City Enterprises 10:00 am: Program 2: Young Professionals sharing their perspectives on Corporate America Nick White, Owner, Tremont Athletic Club - Left corporate America to start a new company Ann Weinzimmer, Vice President & General Counsel at More Than Gourmet & Owner, Tremont Scoops - Working full-time while maintaining a side business Andrea Weiser, JCLE Program Director, Cleveland Hillel Foundation - Knows Millennial space well Kimberly Bartholomew, Surveillance Analyst I, KeyBank - Knows Generation Z space well Moderator: Robin Doerschuk, Director of Learning & Development, TALENTLAUNCH and President, Cleveland Society of HR Managers (CSHRM) 10:50 am: Closing Remarks, Ashley Basile Oeken, President, Engage! Cleveland

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