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Sourcing and attracting talent is only part of the struggle for businesses in today’s highly competitive talent market. Finding ways to engage and retain your current employees is what sets great organizations apart from their competitors.

Join the Columbus Chamber at its first Experience Series event to hear a modern take on retention strategies directly from experienced HR professionals. From cross-training to remote work opportunities and everything in between, you’ll learn the best ways to invest in your current employees and how to raise the value of your current staff.

The Future of Workforce Retention

Wednesday, March 27

Red Brick Occasions (Map)
118 E. Main Street
Columbus, OH 43215

Networking and registration: 7:30 a.m.
Program: 8 – 9:30 a.m.

Coffee and light breakfast will be provided.

Our next guests

Bill Chan
Franklin University

Bill Chan joined Franklin University in 2002. In his years at Franklin, Bill has focused on expanding and strengthening the University’s partnerships with community colleges, businesses and high schools across the country.

Mark Kovacevich

Mark is the current President of North American Operations for Improving and responsible for supporting all enterprises in their execution of sales, recruiting and delivery. 

Jill Kuhlman
FST Logistics

Jill is the current Vice President of Talent & Employee Experience at FST Logistics. As such, she oversees Human Resources and partners with her team to ensure recruitment and hiring goals are achieved. 

Carla Cole
Change 4 Growth

Carla serves a team that includes dynamic organizational change management, human resource and leadership development professionals, stellar project management folks and business process consultants analysts and agile pros.


Chamber members – $25 each   |   Non-members – $50 each
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Ticket purchases are considered non-refundable. 

This is a ticketless event. An electronic reminder will be sent with full details prior to the event.


Parking is available at the surface lot located behind the venue, as well as in the garage west of the venue on Main Street. Metered parking is available along Main Street, 3rd and 4th Streets depending on time.
A map of all parking options is available here.

Additional transportation options are available here.

For more information

Please contact events@columbus.org or 614-225-6950.

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