Putting People First.

Inclusion. Talent. Vulnerability.

Thank you for attending on March 22, 2022. We look forward to seeing you next year!

Immerse yourself in inspirational presentations, with best practices and takeaways to shift your organization to a talent-first approach. You’ll hear from keynote speakers and talent leaders who will share the inside track on how they’re putting talent first at their organizations.

This event has been pre-approved for 2.5 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours under Category A of the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Log of the Human Resource Professionals Association (HRPA).

Contemporary strategies for retail human resources professionals.

Designed by retailers for retailers, this event will explore: 

  • Mental Health
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Talent Acquisition
  • Culture & Leadership
  • Talent Development
  • Employee Wellness
  • Racial Profiling and Bias
  • Technology in HR Management
  • Change Management
  • Purpose-Driven Organizations
  • HR Metrics
  • Empowering Employees for Success
  • Workplace Diversity


Michael Petrucco

Client Relationship Manager


Michael LeBlanc

Senior Retail Advisor, Retail Council of Canada

Retail Council of Canada

Glodean Champion

Transformational Leader, Coach, Educator, & Speaker

Tanja Fratangeli


IKEA Canada

Tim Dumas

Chief Operating Officer

JAK's Beer Wine & Spirits

Liz Volk

Chief Human Resources Officer


Vicki Bradley

Founder and CEO

Vicki Bradley & Company and WIL Empowered

Lyne Auclair

Director, Learning Strategy


Christopher Delledonne

Director, Human Resources – Residential Services, Mobility, The Source & Brand


Jackie Ross

Founding Partner

JRoss Retail Recruiters

Ryan Tevel

Director of Partnerships


Kevin Graff


Graff Retail

Diane J. Brisebois

President and CEO

Retail Council of Canada

Santo Ligotti

Vice-President, Membership Relations and Services

Retail Council of Canada

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Tuesday, March 22, 2022

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