Manager, Organizational Effectiveness & People @ BPI Chicagoland Learning Leader
Over 15 years experience in management consulting assisting clients across sectors with organization transformation. Founded or co-founded 5 organizations with more than 10 years start-up experience. Managed operations, marketing, accounting, and human resources functions. International and domestic experience in program design and education.
After completing her studies at Northwestern University in Learning & Organizational Change, she became a management consultant in the areas of leadership development and organization transformation.
She offers Mindful Leader education and participates in research exploring the impact of mindfulness on creativity and collaboration at the Kellogg School of Management.
Ali Niederkorn has practiced and taught in the areas of Mindfulness and Yoga for the past 12 years.
Manager, HR Information Systems @ ULTA Beauty Chicagoland Learning Leader
Ahmad has 15 years of experience leading key HR, Learning, IT, and Business initiatives at various Fortune 500 and non-profit organizations. He is currently leading HR Operations at ULTA which entails managing the team responsible for human capital and talent management systems and processes that support 18,000+ employees in 800+ locations.
During this career Ahmad has led various high-profile projects including a global performance management process and system rollout at Grainger and an enterprise learning management system implementation across Advocate NorthShore Health Partners.
Ahmad is passionate about solving talent management challenges through process, learning, and technology solutions.
As CEO of i4cp, Kevin provides strategic direction and vision, and is responsible for the overall operations of the organization. Kevin has been a pioneer in the human capital field for the last 15 years, and is a frequent author and international keynote speaker on topics such as talent management, leadership, innovation, metrics and strategic learning in organizations.
Prior to founding i4cp, Kevin created SumTotal Systems, (NASDAQ: SUMT), the world's largest learning management system company and the industry's leading provider of talent development solutions, when he merged Click2learn (NASDAQ: CLKS) with Docent (NASDAQ: DCNT) in 2003. The merger won Frost & Sullivan's Competitive Strategy Award in 2004.