9:00 - 9:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:30 - 11:15 a.m. Corporate Roundtable
Corporate members have an opportunity to “introduce” their questions and topics for discussion among their peers.
11:15 - 11:30 a.m. Opening remarks
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Keynote speaker: Sean Hand, The Awkward Networker
This Fall we welcome Sean Hand, the Awkward Networker.
Sean began his career as a business valuation and international tax consultant at a Big 4 global services firm.
Sean then transitioned to business development, where he works as a global account director for premier clients in the Greater Philadelphia region.
Sean also founded a professional development website, AwkwardNetworker.com and the Awkward Networker Podcast to help his global audience achieve networking success in their personal and professional lives. He speaks to a wide range of audiences across the country and has been known to help improve the personal brand of thousands of people.
Sean is a tireless advocate for young professional mentorship, with a passion for philanthropy, organizational development, and public speaking. He sits on multiple non-profit and professional organization boards, with many leadership and developmental roles therein.
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch with Charity Presentation
This Fall, DVRC is supporting Career Wardrobe as the charity. Please plan to bring any gently used items for donation. Guidelines for the donations can be found here.
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Corporate Panel
Pam Pappas Stanoch, Athena Group International
- Jennifer Carriker, TE Connectivity
- Christine Houser, The Hershey Company
- Shila Pandya, Johnson Matthey
- Annette Baer, Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc
- Lauren Moyer, Comcast
- Jan Brown Helgeson, Deloitte
2:30 - 2:45 p.m. BREAK
2:45 - 4:00 p.m. Speed Networking
4:00 - 4:30 p.m. Closing remarks4:30 - 6:30 p.m. Cocktail reception
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Kimpton Hotel Palamor - 117 S 17th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103 - (215) 563-5006
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