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CW Ops: 3 Events in 1

Your ticket affords you access to 3 events:

  1. Sep 30: Virtual 1-1 Meetings (12-5pm ET)*
  2. Oct 14: Keynote, Break & Roundtables (8-12pm ET)
  3. Oct 14: Cocktail Mixer with MSPs & Enterprise (5-7pm ET)

*MSPs agree to conduct up to nine 10-minute Virtual 1-1 meetings and Suppliers receive four 1-1 Virtual Meetings with MSPs.  Buyers will also be included from the VISION event.  You may request or accept invites from anyone including Buyers, MSPs or Providers.

Important Dates:  

  • Enrollment in 1-1s expire at 5:00 PM ET on Sept 21.
  • Meeting Requests/Accepts: Sept 22, 12 ET – Sept 27, 5 ET.
  • Conduct 1-1s virtually on Sept 30, 12-5 ET.

Ready to scale your staffing business to the next level?

Staffing Leaders collaborate with your MSP and Buyer Guides as they prepare you to support the largest contingent workforce programs in the world.

Operations discussions involve..

  • Supplier Optimization
  • Contractor processes and engagement
  • Workflow, Req flow, order fulfillment
  • Legal and compliance

Optimization discussions involve..

  • Total Talent Management
  • Leveraging Technology
  • Strategy and Stakeholder Engagement
  • Alignment w/Corporate Initiatives (D&I, etc).

Who should attend?

Staffing Owners, Execs and Solution Salespeople

Managed Service Provider (MSP) Program and Ops Leads

Internally-managed Program Leads from Fortune 1000

1-1 Networking

Meet privately and efficiently in one-on-one video meetings prior to the in-person event

Interactive Sessions

Lectures be gone! Dive deep in roundtables and exchange best practices with MSPs, Enterprise and Suppliers

Wine Tasting

Experience a networking event like no other... luxury wine tasting with Enterprise Buyers, MSPs and other members

FREE Tickets for MSPs

MSPs and Enterprise Clients attend for FREE including the virtual 1-1 meetings, in-person event plus cocktail networking reception.

Train ride away

The Graybar Penthouse is just next door to Grand Central Station convenient from Long Island, NJ, CT and even down south.

LinkedIn Live

Keynotes will be LIVE broadcasted on LinkedIn to reach thousands of Talent Leaders around the world.

Just Ask Our Members

5-star venue

Graybar Penthouse
420 Lexington Ave., 30th Floor
New York, NY 10170

Atop the Graybar building in Midtown Manhattan is home to the Flight Deck which boasts 3 rooftop decks and soaring views of Midtown East. Conveniently located next door to Grand Central station, the historic location offers quintessential New York charm hosting the original tenant’s fireplaces which were constructed in 1927 and sit on original Vermont Verde marble floors. The cork board tiles in the library offer an intimate and unique look back to a time that once was. 

Program (ET)

  • 22-27 Sep 2021 – Request Virtual 1-1s
  • 30 Sep 12:00 – 5:00pm ET – Conduct Virtual 1-1s
  • 14 Oct 8:00 – 12:00pm ET – In-person Event + 5:00 ET Reception
  • 8:00 Doors Open & Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30 Keynote Panel: “Is Total Talent Management Vaporware? Integrating the Total Talent Supply Chain” by Chris Friedl, Pride Global; Jen Torres, GRI and Jay Eardly, Pontoon Solutions
  • 9:00 Small Group Breakouts (see below)
  • 9:45 Networking Break
  • 10:30 Small Group Breakouts (see below)
  • 11:15 Farewell Case Study on how ApTask partnered with JobDiva to gain growth during the pandemic with Taj Haslani, Aptask and Carolyn Palermo, JobDiva
  • 11:45 Find a lunch date
  • 12:00: Offsite Lunch
  •   2:00: Offsite Free Time
  •   5:00 Cocktail Mixer with Enterprise, MSPs and Members
  •   7:00 Program Concludes

Small Group Breakouts


MSP Partner of Choice

What makes a great, go-to MSP Partner?

Natalie Hill and Kristin Clewes, nextSource


What so-called 'Best Practices' drive you nuts?

Tenure management, performance metrics, contact with hiring managers, etc…

Steve Dern, Evaluent Talent Solutions


Labor Churn & Burn

How to maximize attraction and retention in a tight labor market and maintain your status as “Best Place to Work.”

Chris Friedl, Pride Global


Shining on Spotlight Calls

Learn how to close deals faster by putting your best foot forward on Spotlight Calls.

Rachel Harrington, nextSource


Dual Support of SOW Programs alongside Staffing

Learn how to support MSPs beyond simple staffing

Aaron Cohen, Workforce Logiq


Decidedly Diverse

How diversity can drive your business from sales to fulfillment.

Gary Mizhir & Kamela Forbes, Pride Global

speakers & Featured Attendees

Brian Clark


Kristin Clewes

VP, Workforce Solutions

Aaron Cohen

Workforce Logiq
Director of Supplier Relations

Rohan Dass

Monument Consulting
Director of Business Development

Steve Dern

Evaluent Talent Solutions
Executive Vice President

Chris Friedl

Pride Global
Global Head of Financial Services and Technology

James Gallagher

Vice President - Client Services

Rachel Harrington

Program Director

Natalie Hill

Director, Contingent Workforce Program Operations & Supplier Management

Heather Kirk

Geometric Results, Inc (GRI)
Vice President, Client Services

Randi Korobelnik

Randstad Sourceright
Director, Supplier Strategy

Andrew Laskowski

Director of Operations at Talent Solutions

Michael Matherly

SVP Strategy

Leo Russell

Pride Global
Founder & CEO

Tim Tobin

Russell Tobin & Pride Health
Managing Director

Jennifer L. Torres

Geometric Results, Inc (GRI)
Vice President, Growth

Jennifer Vanis

U.S. Cellular
Third Party Workforce Specialist

Kevin Verbovsky

VP, Program Manager

Carolyn Palermo

Chief Training and Transformation Officer

Jay Eardly

Pontoon Solutions
Global Head of Financial Services

Taj Haslani



MSP & Enterprise

Corporate or External MSP Program/Supply Managers
  • MSPs and Internal PMs only: FULL ACCESS to ALL sessions including 9 virtual 1-1 meetings, in-person event with keynotes and roundtables plus cocktail reception with Enterprise, MSP and members.

Early Club Members

SOW/Staffing Suppliers only
  • Price shown is 50% off for ClubVMSA Members & includes FULL ACCESS to 3 events including 4 guaranteed virtual 1-1s, in-person event plus cocktail reception w/ Enterprise, MSP and members.


ALL Welcome
  • Watch and learn. Attend Keynote and Breakouts remotely. Register to get access to the recordings.​ You must register in LinkedIn to get a copy of the recordings.

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