10:45AM - 12:00PM
The Talent Challenge + Impact
C & D Concourse
Moderator:Michael Salvadore Workforce Navigator, Franklin CountyTopic Experts:Joy Bivens Director, Franklin County Department of Job & Family ServicesJoe DeLoss Social Entrepreneur & Chicken Fryer, Hot Chicken TakeoverBeth Gifford President & CEO, Columbus WorksMarjory Pizzuti President & CEO, Goodwill Columbus
With a tight labor market, the need to find capable talent continues to be a high priority. This panel will focus on the benefits of employing and leveraging talent who are recognized as veterans, re-entry, and developmentally disabled citizens. These workforce experts will discuss innovative ways to tap these diverse talent pools in order to build your organization as well as invest in the community.