Inaugural Event: How to Win the Battle “Hiring” and the War on “Retaining” IT Talent

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What Is Elevate?

“Elevate 2016” is the ideal platform for exploring the opportunities and challenges associated with hiring and retaining top talent in an effort to accelerate business growth. Elevate 2016 is a speaker series that will continuously evolve covering topics specific to the IT industry. The inaugural event focuses on How to Win the Battle “Hiring” and the War on “Retaining” IT Talent. The event is complete with three key speakers on a panel who will engage in conversation circulating the discussion of Hiring and Retaining IT talent. Panelists come from a range of background including academia, consulting and quality assurance.

Inaugural Speakers

Nash Ogden

Nash Ogden

President, Innoppl, Inc.

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Kelly Kierans

Kelly Kierans

President , Celtic Testing Experts

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Mike Cleland

Mike Cleland

Founder, Charted Path

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Dr. Benn Konsynski

Dr. Benn Konsynski

Professor – Goizueta Business School at Emory University

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Is it worth it to step away from your desk? The answer of course is yes.

Elevate brings together industry thought leaders, experts, consultants and a variety of partners. In three hours packed with expert insights, best practices and networking, you will learn to improve your performance both hiring and retaining top talent.

Thursday, April 21, 2016
8:30 am – 11:30 am
Roam Buckhead
Suite 1400, 3365 Piedmont Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30305

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Brooke Hohman, the Corporate Event Planner from IDR, briefly discussed her intent for the series, stating that “the event is an opportunity for individuals in the industry to connect to others. Our goal is to facilitate conversations in which experienced leaders are able to share their wisdom and knowledge that will encourage resolutions to the ongoing challenges faced by the IT industry”.

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About IDR

The “Elevate 2016” Speaker Series is presented by IDR, Inc., a leading employment agency in the technology industry. IDR has been providing companies with high-quality IT talent since 1998. Founded and headquartered in Atlanta, GA, IDR has grown organically and now also serves the Nashville and Dallas markets. Supporting their clients, growing their candidate’s careers and providing their employees with a rewarding and fun work environment are all key objectives in reaching their ultimate goal: To be the BEST IT staffing company the world has ever seen. IDR is the proud winner of Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for a third consecutive year, earned by less than two percent of all staffing agencies in the U.S. and Canada.