The Fairchester Recruiting Summit & Awards (FRSA) is an Educational Summit designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of those responsible for recruiting new talent. Further, the event culminates in the distribution of awards as we recognize the best and brightest in the local area and their demonstrated excellence in the field of recruiting. Join us for this unique event, where thought leaders and industry experts from top performing brands will share their insights and views as to where talent management and acquisition is headed. Attendees will take away new insights into best practices, latest innovations, and other practical knowledge to improve the performance and value of your talent acquisition team and improve your in-house recruiting function.

Below please find the schedule from the 2016 Fairchester Recruiting Summit & Awards.

For more information on future Fairchester Recruiting Summit & Awards, please email us at info@RecruitFairchester.com or sign up to receive more information by clicking here

2016 Schedule At-a-Glance

12:30 – 1:00 PM


1:00 – 1:05 PM

Opening Remarks
David Lewis – OperationsInc & AllCountyJobs.com

Opening Keynote

1:05 – 2:00 PM
How High-Growth Companies Attract and Retain Employees

Matt Straz – Namely

Concurrent Session Block 1

2:15 – 3:15 PM
Why They Stay: Retention Strategies Utilized by Top US Firms

Panelists: Jim Bertoluzzi – Tauck, Bruce Ennis – Bigelow Tea, Greg Karanastatis – Pitney Bowes

Moderator: David Lewis – OperationsInc & AllCountyJobs.com

How Much is That Job Posting Really Costing You?

Presenter: Chris Forman – Appcast

GenEffect 2020: Leading a Multi-Generational Workforce

Presenter: Joan Snyder Kuhl – Why Millennials Matter

Concurrent Session Block 2

3:30 – 4:30 PM
More Jobs, Fewer Candidates: Hiring and Selection in a “Candidate’s” Market

Panelists: Greg Pardo – Starwood Hotels, Ashley Pelliccione – Namely, Amy Richman – Gartner

Moderator: Robyn Alper – Starwood Hotels

Now You Have Them… How Do You Keep Them? Motivating & Retaining Employees

Presenter: Giselle Kovary – n-gen People Performance

Maximizing LinkedIn for Recruiting

Presenter: Marc Halpert – connect2collaborate

Concurrent Session Block 3

4:45 – 5:45 PM
How to Attract & Retain Millennials to Your Business

Panelists: Lisa Ellis – Vineyard Vines, Jill Saverine – Aircastle, Dan Viens – FactSet

Moderator: Michael Lynch – MichaelJLynch.com

Minimizing Risk and Ensuring a Compliant Background Screening Program

Presenter: Christine Cunneen – Hire Image

Developing, Managing, & Measuring Best-in-Class Employee Referral Programs

Presenter: Jody Ordioni – Brandemix

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most sessions are approved for 1 hour of HRCI credit.
Recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.



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