Tuesday, March 1, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM EST
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$25 for IgniteLI/ ADDAPT/ LIFC/HIA-MFG Committee

$30 for Other guests




Patrick Boyle
Ignite Long Island

Panelists and Partners


TriNet is a professional employer organization that provides small and medium size businesses (SMBs) with full-service HR solutions tailored by industry. To free SMBs from HR complexities, TriNet offers access to human capital expertise, benefits, risk mitigation and compliance, payroll and real-time technology. From Main Street to Wall Street, TriNet empowers SMBs to focus on what matters most—growing their business.


Rethinking Employment to Attract & Retain Talent


Remote work, flexible hours and an emphasis on a more diverse workforce have begun to alter recruting and onboarding for small and medium-size businesses (SMBs). As the economy recovers, SMBs must reimagine how they attract and onboard talent, if they hope to attract and retain the ebst and the brightest in their industry.

In this webinar, you will hear directly from talent and organization management experts about a variety of best practices for recruiting and onboarding an empowered and diverse workforce in a virtual world. 

Areas of focus to include:

• Screening and interviewing candidates effectively
• Welcoming new employees by providing the infrastructure, tools and support they need to thrive
• Creating special moments to keep new hires engaged and committed throughout their employee journey
• Using agile practices to create a positive, rewarding, and empowering candidate and employee experience.

Event Host:

Patrick Boyle- Executive Director, IgniteLI-The Manufacturing Consortium of Long Island
Ron Loveland Co-Chair of the HIA-LI Manufacturing Committee as well as President of Summit Safety and Efficiency Solutions.
Cynthia Colon- Program Manager at MTRC
Michael Turker- Executive Director at LIFC
Bob Botticelli-  Executive Director at ADDAPT



Derek Peterson President- Soter Technologies

Jeffery Sacks Benefits Advisor- AFLAC 

Elizabeth Alfano Executive Compensation Specialist- J.P. Morgan

 Kristine Gunn Executive Director of Talent and Organization Management at TriNet

Kristin Russum, SPHR Director, HR Strategy at TriNet

Barbara Bevilaqua Director, Talent and Organizational Management at TriNet

Claire Virtue PR Consultant, HR Strategy - TriNet