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Employer Seminar: Innovative Talent Development Strategies

WMTT invites IT leaders, hiring managers, HR and training & development professionals to this free seminar. Join us for a conversation about innovative and inclusive strategies to find and develop tech talent through non-traditional pathways.


5:30pm-6:00pm: Networking and appetizers
6:00pm: Welcome and introductions
6:10pm: Brandon Brown*, Sr. Director of Talent Acquisition at Meridian, will discuss how the metro Detroit health care company attracts, trains and onboards tech talent
6:35pm: Panel discussion (moderated by Celena Mancina)

  • Chris Hamm, BizStream & BizStream Academy - Non-traditional methods for finding tech talent
  • Jeffrey Fuller, Magic-Wrighter - performance in tech employees from traditional vs. non-traditional backgrounds
  • Bryan Mecklenberg, Goodwill GR Tech Training Program - developing non-traditional talent streams for IT companies

7:00pm-7:30pm: Q & A + extended networking

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