Conference Agenda

9:00 am

Pre-Show Red Carpet Interviews

9:25 AM

Plated Breakfast

9:40 AM

C-Suite Talks: Rapid Fire Case Study Presentations on Best Practices and Workplace Culture

Winning companies will present a case study on one of their most interesting and innovative best practices. They will also share the intrinsic value that it had on their organization, their employees and C-Suite.

10:10 am


10:25 am

Mike Novakoski, President/CEO at Elzinga & Volkers: Right Brain Leadership

Mike Novakoski will share the story of how he and his partners transformed E&V from a commodity commercial construction company to an oddity in its markers. He will share specific strategies, inspirational stories and lessons learned along the journey to Become Unmistakable. In this presentation you will learn how E&V applied the Unmistakable approach to develop a “virtual employee waiting room”, how they achieved local, regional and national recognition, how they became contractor of the year, and how they amassed an unbelievable 12+ year spotless safety record. You will also learn how to apply the right-brain approach to become employee-centric and create meaningful connections to those in and outside of your business.

11:05 am


12:00 pm