Recruit Philly Annual Conference - September 22, 2022

We created this event because we believe in the power of people. By creating a space where talent acquisition professionals from all backgrounds and industries can meet, chat, network, and build relationships, each participant will have the opportunity to grow exponentially.


You will leave the conference with a better grasp of issues facing recruiting professionals and solutions to some of the topics on all of your minds: time, quality, and quantity. In addition to hearing from industry leaders and experts, you will be able to expand your recruiting community and learn from one another.


  • August - $169

  • September – $189

  • Day of event - $229



  • Jeremy Eskenazi: Managing Principal - Riviera Advisors

  • Susan Gunn: Expert Partner, Human Capital - Bain & Company

  • Breakout Sessions moderated by RecruitPhilly committee members and other local talent acquisition leaders


8:00 - 9:00 AM: Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 - 9:15 AM: Welcome and Intro
9:15 - 10:15 AM: Jeremy Eskenazi Keynote: How to make being a great Talent Acquisition Professional fun AND strategic - while gaining JOY from your job!

10:15 - 10:30 AM: break
10:30 - 11:45 AM: DEI Panel Moderated by Robert Crowder - Panelists: Tony Hoffman, Vu Trieu, Launia Terry
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM: Lunch and Networking
1:15 - 2:15 PM: Table topics
2:15 - 2:30 PM: break
2:30 - 3:30 PM: Susan Gunn: Future Generational Workforce and the Impact on TA Leadership
3:30 - 3:45 PM: Closing Remarks
4:00 - 6:00 PM: Gathering at World Cafe Live's Bar for Happy Hour and Networking  (Cash Bar)













Jeremy Eskenazi, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, CMC

Managing Principal. Riviera Advisors




Jeremy Eskenazi, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, CMC is Managing Principal of Riviera Advisors, Inc., a global Human Resources management consulting firm that helps organizations improve and enhance their internal talent acquisition and staffing capabilities.


Prior to founding Riviera Advisors in 2001, Jeremy spent almost 20 years leading talent acquisition and staffing teams at Universal Studios, Amazon.com, and Idealab. Jeremy is a proud professional member of the National Speakers Association (NSA) and the Institute of Management Consultants-USA.


Jeremy is the author of the books, “RecruitCONSULT! Leadership - The Corporate Talent Acquisition Leader’s Field Book”, and “The High-Performance Talent Acquisition Advantage”.



Susan Gunn

Expert Partner - Human Capital

Bain & Company




A global business executive with deep expertise in human capital, Susan has built and developed high-performing teams across multiple industries, countries, and cultures.


With significant capability in all human resources disciplines as a former public company CHRO, she has advised executive leaders on matters pertaining to HR strategy and transformation, digital innovation, executive compensation, mergers and acquisitions, and C-suite talent strategy, including CEO succession.


Susan’s role at Bain focuses on supporting and advising clients globally on Human Capital and Talent strategies to advance their organizations.

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