From Disconnected to Connected: The New Employee Experience

TIME: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM EST

LOCATION: InterContinental New York Barclay Hotel | 111 E 48th St, New York, NY 10017


Follow signs for airport exit and proceed to the I-78 Express E/Phillipsburg–Newark Expressway from Express Road. Continue to I-95 N and NJ-495 E to Dyer Avenue in Manhattan, New York. Take the exit toward New York 9A/42 Street/Uptown/Theater District from NY-495 E. Take the W 38th Street and Park Avenue Viaduct to E 48th Street to reach the final destination.


  • Welcome & Introduction
  • The Story of Blockbuster and Netflix: 3 Lessons We Can Apply to Employee Communications
    • Greg Shove, SocialChorus
  • Launching and Managing a Modern Employee Communication Program
    • Kerry O'Donnell, Estee Lauder Companies
  • Data-Driven Communications: 10 Most Surprising Insights You Can't Ignore
    • Sonia Fiorenza, SocialChorus
  • What Employees Want You to Know About How to Communicate with Them
    • Alison Davis, Davis and Company
  • Break Out Group Conversations
  • Connecting in the App Age
    • Olivia Benisch, Madewell
  • Panel Discussion: The Changing Landscape of Employee Communications moderated by Chuck Gose
    • Elena French, Lincoln Financial Group, Kelsey Graziano, PVH Corp., Barbara Fagan-Smith, ROI Communication
  • Leveraging Technology to Drive Connection: SocialChorus Product Strategy & Sneak Peek
    • Kristen Ribero SocialChorus
  • Drinks & Networking at the Gin Parlor

Thank you for your interest! We are at capacity and are not accepting additional registrations at this time. 

Meet Your Speakers! 

Kerry O'Donnell
Executive Director
Digital Global Communications
Estée Lauder Companies

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Kelsey Graziano

Director, Internal Communications 
PVH Corp. 

Elena French 
Vice President, Internal Communications 
Lincoln Financial Group 

Barbara Fagan-Smith
ROI Communication 

Chuck Gose
Strategic Advisor
Host of ICology Podcast
Sonia Fiorenza 
Vice President, Communications
and Engagement Strategies 

Greg Shove 
Kristen Ribero
Director of Product Marketing 

Olivia Benisch
Senior Manager, Store Communications