HR Workshop

Investing in your career
Chicago, IL
HR Workshop
JW Marriott Chicago
September 20, 2018

HR Workshop Speaker - Tony Segreto

Tony Segreto

Ultimate Software, Liaison-Special Projects

Tony Segreto serves as Ultimate Software's liaison for special projects. In that role, he moderates events, expertly disseminates UltiPro information via videos, and evangelizes Ultimate's products and services to a wide audience. Previously, Tony spent 40 years as one of the most experienced and trusted anchors on South Florida television. He joined WTVJ in 1968 as an intern. During his tenure, he worked as a photographer, producer, reporter, and anchor for both sports and news. During his career, Mr. Segreto covered more than 20 Super Bowls, 2 Olympics, World Series, Stanley Cups, NBA finals, and National Championships. He has also interviewed two sitting presidents and political leaders from around the country. In 1995, he was honored by the South Florida chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences with the prestigious Silver Circle Award, recognizing more than 25 years of excellence in broadcast journalism.

HR Workshop Speaker - Bradley Galin

Bradley Galin

Allegro HR, President and Principal Consultant

Spending much of his early life working in the theme park industry, first as a ride operator and later in public relations at Kings Island near Cincinnati, Ohio, Brad has had many unique and fun experiences since graduating from Indiana University with a dual degree in biology and environmental studies. Brad’s HR experience began in policy development and training for Cincinnati-based International Theme Park Services and took him around the world to train including extended assignments in China, Mexico, and Brazil. Brad was instrumental in the opening of the Newport Aquarium where he hired and trained the guest service and operations staff. Following that, Brad was hired as the first HR professional for a family owned printing company and established their human resource practices from the ground up. Brad spent ten years as the Senior Director of Human Resources and Corporate Compliance Officer for Stone Belt Arc, Inc., a non profit organization with over 500 employees fulfilling its mission to prepare, empower, and support people with disabilities and their families throughout south central Indiana. After completing his MBA and moving to Michigan in 2013, Brad led the rebuilding of the HR function at the Portage Public Schools as the Director of Human Resources. Now, Brad is an executive coach and HR leadership consultant based in Portage, Michigan. In addition to his day job, Brad is also a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources, currently serves as the Director-at-Large for the Indiana State Council of SHRM, and has volunteered time for many organizations including Monroe County United Ministries, the SHRM Foundation, and the Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce. Most importantly, Brad is kept well-grounded at home by his wife, Susanne, and their two children Jack (age 17) and Annie (age 13).

HR Workshop Speaker - Stephan Maighan

Stephan Maighan

Mentora™, Inspiration and Transformation Expert

Drawing on his experience, Stephan Maighan effectively illustrates the impact that one’s attitude can have on the final outcome when faced with change and uncertainty. He then makes parallels between his professional and personal experiences to help participants remember the importance of being adaptable in the workplace. He reminds participants that challenges at work and at home should not translate into a negative outlook. As Stephan astutely observes: “It’s not what has happened to you that matters—it’s what you make of it.” Stephan is the author of Devenez maître de votre vie,published by Quebecor. The book is informative and seeks to transform the attitude of individuals in order to get them where they really want to be. His strategies are powerful and effective.

HR Workshop Speaker - Morag Barrett

Morag Barrett

SkyeTeam, Chief Executive Officer

Morag Barrett is CEO of SkyeTeam, an international HR consulting and leadership development company. Morag's experience ranges from senior executive coaching to developing high-impact teams across Europe, America, and Asia. She is a highly effective speaker, trainer, and executive coach. Morag draws from a deep and unique operational skill set. Her corporate career started in retail banking with Royal Bank of Scotland Group in the United Kingdom. With 15 years experience in the finance industry, Morag understands the challenges of running a business as well as the complexities of leading and managing the people that are part of that business. Prior to launching Skye in 2007, Morag was responsible for global leadership and executive development in a U.S. telecom company. Since launching SkyeTeam, she has had the opportunity to work with clients in a range of industries including healthcare, telecoms, mining, manufacturing, engineering, and technology.

HR Workshop Speaker - Marc Belongia

Marc Belongia

Thompon Coburn LLP, Partner

Mark Belongia is a business litigator with a special focus on advising and defending banks and thrift organizations in regulatory, litigation and transactional matters. Mark works with banks of all sizes, ranging from major ones headquartered in the nation's money centers to regional and small community financial institutions. Mark's business litigation experience focuses on cases in the banking, commercial, sports and entertainment areas. He has represented clients in a wide variety of cases, including white-collar litigation, government enforcement actions and compliance matters.