Monday, June 11, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
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Hilton Naples 
5111 Tamiami Trail North
Naples, FL 34103

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Jeanne Sweeney 
Above Board Chamber of Florida 

Naples:Recruiting and Hiring- For Today's Diverse Workforce! 

 Our June 11th our panel will give you an understanding of the dynamics and strategies for dealing with our evolving and diverse workforce, including recruitment and training ideas for the retention of employees. So, come prepared to learn and walk away with many valuable techniques for identifying, evaluating and hiring quality employees. 


This meeting is sponsored by Florice Hodges of Best Home ServicesVicki Thomas Tracy ofThe Arlington of Naples and John Huttner of HollingerJobs.com

 Meet our emcee: John R. Huttner founded David J. Hollinger Associates, an executive search firm in 1970, and Hollinger Jobs, a professional recruitment firm in 1994. The Hollinger group began its 48th year in January 2018 recruiting and providing exceptional talent to the Insurance and Finance Industries. Hollinger has offices in NY/NJ, Naples, FL and three locations throughout the U.S., serving the needs of our clients in all 50 states. John is President and CEO of Hollinger, is a former Membership Chair and an active member of the National Insurance Recruiters Association (NIRA), as well as, a member of the Above Board Chamber, the Chamber of Commerce, the HR Collier chapter of Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), the International Association of Insurance Professionals (IAIP), and the Worldwide Employee Benefits Society.  Additionally, he is on the Advisory Board of the Above Board Chamber and Collier Childcare Resources (CCCR). John and his wife, Adele, are full-time residents in Naples, since 2011. 

Vicki Thomas Tracy Executive Director of Sales and Marketing  of theThe Arlington of Naples  which is a Lutheran Life Community. Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. She came to Naples in 1978 when she came to visit her grandparents and never left.  Vicky has multiple degrees from Central Michigan and the University of Michigan.   Vicki served in many leadership and board roles in a variety volunteer and philanthropic endeavors, with a specific focus on children and seniors.   Having raised millions of dollars for “her town”, she is often called upon when a “get it done” person and cheerleader or a chairperson for an event is called for.  Vicki ’s name is always at the top of the list when a leader is needed.  When calls come for a senior in need of care cheerleader she goes into overdrive as her passion for Senior’s remain her priority. She is the daughter of Darlene Thomas, single mother of 5 children,  and married to her devoted husband Steve. You can always find Vicki  at the helm or in a leadership role in the community making a difference in someone’s life, be the younger residents  or our older one!      

Robin Larkin Principal at Performance Management Associates in Naples since 1998. Prior to PMA, Robin worked in management at non-profit and Fortune 100 organizations.  PMA helps organizations get results through developing their greatest resource: people. PMA provides management/leadership development, team building, sales and customer service training solutions. Also—On Course Strategies: Develop Golf as a Business Relationship Tool. PMA: Naples; Boston, Massachusetts; and Providence, Rhode Island. Robin enjoys involvement in her community.  She serves on the Boards of the League of Women Voters/Collier County and Fun Time Early Childhood Academy. 


Denise Perchall is the Business Development Manager for AccessPoint HR, a full service Professional Employer Organization that specializes in the outsourcing of:  Full Payroll Administration, Workers Compensation Insurance, Human Resources Management, Benefits Management, and Workplace Safety for many local businesses while never forgetting the personal element that is fundamental to all business and employment relationships. She has been in the PEO Industry for 19 years, is well versed and offers a cost-effective alternative to local businesses in the aforementioned areas. Prior to the PEO life, she was in the automotive industry for 13 years handling bookkeeping, payroll, benefits, and office administration.  She also grew up in an entrepreneur household.   


  Lori Burke, MBA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP Director of Human Resources at  Sunshine Ace Hardware . Ms. Lori Burke has 30 years of diverse human resources experience in public and private sectors across varying industries.  She is the Director of Human Resources for Sunshine Ace Hardware with 350 associates. Lori received her Master of Business Administration from Champlain College of Vermont.  She is nationally certified in human resources and is a certified trainer in the Everything DiSC Worplace assessment tool. 


 Featured Non-Profit

Jeanne Nealon is the Co-Founder, President  of Laces Of Love sponsored by Chamber member Florice Hodges from Best Home Services

Thank you to our sponosors:


Vicki Thomas Tracy Executive Director of Sales and Marketing The Arlington of Naples. The Arlington of Naples is the first faith-based nonprofit Continuing Care Retirement Community in Naples, FL, sponsored by Lutheran Life Communities. They are one of the fastest growing, most nationally recognized and respected providers of senior living in the United States. For more information please go to https://www.arlingtonnaples.org/

Florice Hodges is Community Outreach & Network for Best Home Services. BHS can work on your Air Conditioning, Electrical, Plumbing, and Drains. Family Owned & Operated Since 1980. Best Home Services prides itself on being the air conditioning, electrical and plumbing company of choice for homeowners all across southwest Florida. We have been servicing the region for more than 35 years and have built up a sterling reputation that has helped our business grow every year For more information Go to https://www.getbest.com/ 


John Huttner, John founded David J. Hollinger Associates and Hollinger Jobs, an executive search firm in 1970, and Hollinger Jobs, a professional recruitment firm in 1994. For more information, please www.hollingerjobs.com





Register Now for Naples Our Lee County meeting is on Thursday, June 14th and our panel discussion will be on "Your COmpany's Business and will be held at our new location the Crowne Plaza at the Bell Tower in Lee County. Here is their link for more information on them  https://tinyurl.com/yc83dkwb

Special thanks to our 2018 yearly sponsors

CONRIC PR and Marketing

Pulse Technology Solutions, LLC

Spada Salon & Day Spa

Your Walking Billboard

Charlie McDonald Photography

Lady in Pink Photography

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