Excellent Business Events Coming in 2018

Social Media Week (New York, April 24th-27th)

We all have computers that can fit in our back pockets, and take wherever we go. Ironically we call them “phones”, but who really calls anyone anymore when everyone can really just chat away on social media platforms. We can look up anything in an instant, whether it’s checking the weather or seeing who’s Taylor Swift is dating now. The world adapts socially as technology changes. Living in a world where there are 3.03 billion active social media users, as a business owner, it’s important to understand the best way to interact with your audience.

It’s enticing to learn more about emerging social trends and the way social

marketing influence today’s communication. Social Media Week is all about getting yourself motivated!! Here’s only a few of the amazing influential speakers that can change the way you think about social media platforms we use today:


Nev Schulman

(Host of the popular tv show Catfish)


Martha Stewart

(Founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia)


Joseph “Rev Run” Simmons

(Musician, producer, & entrepreneur, Run DMC)

What kind of people take part in Social Media Weekend? Professionals who

specialize social media, marketing and technology all through the industries that includes communications, publishing, technology, entertainment and more.

HRO Today Forum (Maryland, April 30th-May 2nd)

HRO is perfect for you and your business team to have the opportunity to learn more about the marketing world. Bringing together thinkers, technologists, and other companies who strive to build the future’s world class workforce! You and your team of colleagues will have the opportunity participate in meetings with featured sponsors, request introductions with featured speakers, and enhance your team’s knowledge on current workforce trends and find new ways make better proper business decisions that’s both good for the company and its people.

HRO 2018’s speakers and presenters I’m confident you’ve heard of before:

-Valerie Egan (Talent Acquisition Leader, Girl Scouts of the USA)

-Johnny Campbell (CEO, SocialTalent)

-Brain Little (Head of HR, Zurich, North America)

-Peter Cappelli (Director of the Center for HR, The Wharton School)

-Cathy Scarlett (VP of Talent Acquisition, BMO Financial Group)

-Francine Katsoundas (SVP & CPO, Cisco)

-Darren Findley (President, Recruitment Solutions, Engage2Excel)

-Gerry Crispin (Principal & Co-Founder, CareerXroads)

-Kristin Terry (Director, Talent Acquisition Center of Excellence, Cox Enterprise)

-Dr. Beverly Kaye (Founder and Chairwoman of Career Systems International)

-Peter Cappelli (Director of the Center for HR, The Wharton School)

-Debbie Bolla (Editorial Director, HRO Today)

-Zachary Misko (Global Executive Director, HRO Today Services and Technology Association)

-Elliot Clark (CEO, SharedXpertise, HRO Today)

The venue will be hosted at the MGM National Harbor, a beautiful convention building known for its surrounding landscaping, millwork accents with a modern touch, and breathtaking scenery.

Penny loafers, suit & tie, look fresh! HRO also provide complimentary professional headshot photos taken by an expert photographer, which can be perfect for your Linkedin or however you want to use it, it’s your photo that’s yours to keep!

You cannot miss this opportunity, HRO Today Forum is more than a learning

experience for not only your team but for you as a business owner/manager.

Ere Recruiting Conference (San Diego, CA, April 2nd-4th)

Beautiful San Diego, widely known as “America’s finest city”. Famous for their breathtaking sandy beaches, perfect weather, SeaWorld, LegoLand, San Diego Zoo, and compelling historic parks and museums. Ere Recruiting Conference will be located at the very popular Marriott Marquis, complete with riveting waterfront views, and right next to the downtown area where you can explore the alluring city of San Diego.

Networking opportunities will fly at you without the boring “school-like” seminars.You’ll hone new business tactics and have the chance to hear about new effective tactics (tools you can use to enhance your way of thinking).

The main focus for this event would be about finding ways to create efficient hiring

methods for your growing company, learning what tactics work and what doesn’t. It’ll also be a wonderful opportunity to learn how to manage your team as your company skyrockets.

Experienced motivational speakers you’ll be looking forward to:

-Katie Rob Ambrose (Unilever Employer Brand Manager, North America)

-David Barlaam (Ryder Systems Director of Talent Acquisition)

-Michael Benyamin (Brightfield Chief Consulting and Business Development Officer)

-Angela Bortolussi (Recruiting Social Partner & Recruiting Manager)

-Tina Bright (Universal Music Group Recruiting Operations Program Manager)

-Steve Crider (McKinsey Senior Sourcing Recruiter)

And the list goes on!!

Don’t lose the chance of honing new marketing techniques whether you’re a business owner or a marketing manager, it’s important to be prepared with the tools you have to better communicate with your team, colleagues and clients!