Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
Host Cortney Erin
1 Hacker Way
Menlo Park, CA 94025
8:30 am Continental Breakfast
9:00 am Meeting begins/Member Roundtable
Facebook – Hiring Leaders at Internet Speed
Facebook has been growing its executive recruiting function by leaps and bounds the last few years, quickly growing a global team in a super-competitive and fast-changing industry. Function leader Cortney Erin and her team will describe their journey to this point, and share with us their plans for what corporate executive recruiting will look like in the future at Facebook.
10:30 am Break
10:45 am Roundtable Discussion: The Challenges of Hiring Executives in Far-Flung Locations
Member John Goldberg, head of executive recruiting at Coca Cola will lead us in a group roundtable discussion in the challenges experienced as well as the solutions created by members as the function becomes more and more global.
12:00 pm Après – Bringing 3 Million Women Back to the Workforce
After a highly popular discussion at a New York meeting last year, we asked Jennifer Gefsky & Carolyn McGuire of startup Après (www.apresgroup.com) to share with our west coast members their innovative solution to one of recruiting’s toughest challenges. The company is dedicated to empowering the more than 3 million professional women who chose to temporarily focus on personal responsibilities and/or other priorities, but who are now ready to return to the workforce, and the organization is gaining great kudos for their work.
1:00 pm Adjourn for Lunch
2:00 pm Tour of Facebook Campus