DisruptHR Denver ‘Crushes It’ With Their 5th Event! #DisruptHRden

DisruptHR Denver

On April 14, 2016, the rowdy folks that are a part of the DisruptHR Denver community held their fifth DisruptHR event – their largest one to date – which sold out at 350 registrations!

The DisruptHR Denver community is the first to hold five events – and they’re not stopping!

Planning is already in the works for a Fall 2016 event. Follow @disrupthrDENVER on Twitter or DisruptHR Denver on Facebook to be the first to get details about upcoming events, and a Call For Speakers.


Mary Faulkner – Head of Talent at Denver Water

Meredith Masse – Senior Vice President at ICC, Inc.

Kathleen Brenk – CHRO/Chief of Staff at Recondo Technology


Check out some great photos from the event below (email/RSS subscribers click through to view):


Eleven speakers rocked DisruptHR Denver with their 5-minute talks, using only 20 slides that advanced every 15 seconds. Speakers included:

Ed Baldwin – President of HRO Partners

Kathleen Brenk – CHRO/Chief of Staff at Recondo Technology

Laurel Ditson – HR Leader at Insikt LLC

Cathy Hawley – VP of People Development at Return Path

Harris Kalofonos – Director of Partnership Marketing at USA Wrestling

Erin Lawless – Corporate Director of Human Resources at Colavria Hospitality

Bret Nelson – Manager of Talent Development at IHS

Ken Pinnock – Director of People Development at The University of Denver

Luisa Ramos – HR Generalist at Inspirato with American Express

Dan Weinstein – Principal at Mercer

Diane Zile – Partner at JERA Partnerships


You can check out each of the talks, or view the entire album of DisruptHR Denver 5 Talks via this link -> DisruptHR Denver 5 – April 14, 2016 Album.


Thanks to the DisruptHR Denver Sponsors & Partners, for supporting this event!

ICC | Innovate Coach Consult

Ultimate Software


DMarie & Co. 

CoBiz Insurance

HR Advantage Group


GCG Financial, Inc.

Post Event Musings:

Following the event, a few of the participants at DisruptHR Denver shared their experiences/thoughts online. See what they had to say!

My DisruptHR talk: HR’s Infamous Struggle For A ‘Seat At The Table’ by Ed Baldwin – President of HRO Partners

It Takes a Community to Pivot a Profession by Nicholas Larche – Human Resources Manager & Corporate Counsel at ShopAtHome.com


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