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Summary - FaB Talent Committee Feature Presentation featuring Secretary Ray Allen
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Summary - FaB Talent Committee Feature Presentation featuring Secretary Ray Allen

5/8/2018
When: Tuesday, May 8, 2018
8:00 am - 100:00 am
Where: Mount Mary University
2927 N. 92nd St.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin  53222
United States

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Our Talent Committee’s (tFaB) May 8 feature presentation with Secretary Ray Allen of the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development attracted 40 human resources professionals in the food and beverage industry. Hosted by Mount Mary University, view the list of attending companies below.  Several times per year, FaB’s Committee’s open their doors to industry peers for feature presentations by guest speakers. 

 

PLAY-BY-PLAY

8:00 - 8:30 am 
Arrive and network

8:30 - 8:50 am 
Overview of FaB’s talent work

Before handing the microphone to Secretary Allen, Shelley Jurewicz, Executive Director of FaB, offered a welcome and outlined FaB’s Talent Outreach Plan developed by tFaB.

How the plan was developed was shared by offering two videos. One to illustrate how we work together and another on how we take action together










8:50 - 10:00 am 
Meet Secretary Ray Allen of the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development

With unemployment at historic lows (2.9%) and the tightening labor and talent pool, the Secretary shared his list of best practices for employers and took questions from the audience. The secretary's bottom-line message: "We're only as good as our interaction with you, our employers."

          1. Connect with your high schools and students
          2. Offer apprenticeship opportunities
          3. Tap American Vets. Wisconsin has one the nation's strongest programs
          4. Tap those with disabilities or into the aging workforce
          5. Look into ex-offenders
          6. Hire interns and use WisConnect

 



ATTENDING EMPLOYERS

Angelic Bakehouse

Campbell Soup Co.

Chr. Hansen

Create-A-Pack Foods

Employ Milwaukee

Gehl Foods

General Mills

Goodwill Industries

Joseph Campione

Kerry

Klement Sausage Co.

Krones USA

Lakeland University

Masters Gallery

Milwaukee 7

Milwaukee Area Technical College

Milwaukee Public Schools

Mount Mary University

Ocean Spray

Palermo’s Pizza

QPS

WI Regional Career Pathways

Sargento

Schreiber Foods

Sendik’s Market

Stella & Chewy’s

Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation

Wisconsin Workforce Development Association

Wixon



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