Express Leadership Summit

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  • Building a Culture of Excellence, One Step at a Time

    Join Us for the Express Leadership Summit 2019

    The Express Leadership Summit is a half-day leadership development program featuring both nationally recognized leaders and local influencers. This inspirational learning event highlights the power of great leadership and gives participants new insight on how to refresh, energize, and motivate the people they lead. This year will be the 10th annual Express Leadership Summit, and we are excited to announce we are transitioning from a combination of live and simulcast presentations to a completely live event. Each year approximately 200 business leaders, non-profit leaders, human resource professionals, and their teams participate in the Express Leadership Summit in Grand Rapids. 

  • This year's Express Leadership Summit features:


    Ten More Steps: How to Motivate Your Team to Excellence

    Cheryl Moreno, Director of Leadership Development at Express Employment Professionals Global Headquarters 

    Culture Innovators: Stories From The Front Lines

    Discussion Panel, Local Leadership Experts

    • Gretchen Murphy, Vice President of Human Resources at Service Express
    • Stephen Ledbetter, CFO of a.j. Veneklasen, Inc.
    • Laura Longstreet, Human Resources Manager of Lumbermen's Inc.
    • Shawn Crowley, Co-CEO of Atomic Object

    Blind Spots: Conquer Misconceptions Holding Leaders Back

    Jim Haudan and Rich Berens, Chairman/Co-Founder and CEO and Chief Client Fanatic of Root Inc.

    Hosted by:

    Lorraine Medici, Director of Training and Development at Express Employment Professionals of Grand Rapids

    John Keuning, Director of Manufacturing Excellence at Express Employment Professionals of Grand Rapids


  • The cost of this event is $60.00, and proceeds benefit  Mel Trotter Ministries Logo

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  • Location:

    The Pinnacle Center

    3330 Highland Dr, Hudsonville, MI 49426 

    Agenda:

    7:30 AM Registration and Breakfast

    7:50 AM Welcome 

    Janis Petrini, Express Employment Professionals of Grand Rapids

    8:00 AM  Ten More Steps: How to Motivate Your Team to Excellence 

    Cheryl Moreno, Express Employment Professionals Global Headquarters

    9:30 AM Break

    9:45 AM Culture Innovators: Stories From The Front Lines 

    Panel of Local Leadership Experts

    10:35 AM Break

    10:45 AM Blind Spots: Conquer Misconceptions Holding Leaders Back

    Jim Haudan and Rich Berens, Root Inc.

    12:30 PM Dismiss


  • By attending this event, you earn 4 SHRM and HRCI credits.


  • HRCI-SHRM Credit Approved

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