Talent Acquisition
Professional Development Retreat

Insights on Recruiting Master’s Level Candidates and Experienced Hires

December 5-7, 2018

The Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain
Marana, Arizona



Where It's Happening

Located outside sunny Tuscon, Arizona, The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain resort is situated in spectacular mountain terrain and provides guests with unparalleled amenities and a beautiful setting for both work and relaxation.

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Interested in attending?

Space is limited; email Jacki Thompson at jacki@relishcareers.com to reserve your spot!

What To Expect

A retreat to network, learn, and collaborate on talent acquisition topics bridging the gap between master’s level campus recruitment and lateral experienced hires.


Attendees will hear from experts and discuss the following topics:

Diversity Recruiting
The Candidate Experience
Recruiting Technology
On-Campus vs. Off-Campus Recruitment
Campus vs. Lateral Recruitment
High-touch vs. High-Tech recruitment
Sourcing Landscape
Trends in H1B Visa, Salary Offers, Candidate Preferences, Candidate Acceptances

The Schedule

Wednesday, December 5th

5-7pm Networking Hour (Relish intro and guest speaker)
7-9pm Dinner (Relish intro and guest speaker)

Thursday, December 6th

6:30am optional workout
8:30-10am Breakfast (Relish go over schedule)
10:15am-12pm Guided Morning hike (guest speaker at hike peak)
12:30-2pm lunch (Relish recap of hike and guest speaker)
3-4pm Clay Experience or Desk Yoga (guest speaker)
4:30-5:30pm Clay Experience (guest speaker) or Desk Yoga
7-9pm Dinner (Relish recap and guest speaker)
9pm Drinks and Networking

Friday, December 7th

8:30-10am Breakfast (Relish goodbye sendoff)
10:15-11:30am Guided Meditation

Who's Speaking

Seth Welty
Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Elevenwall

Seth is the former Global Head of Diversity & Veteran Recruiting at Citi, created the diversity recruiting strategy at Citi for campus and experienced recruiting, and is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Elevenwall.

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John Hassett
Former Executive Director, Allegis Global Solution, and Former Senior Manager, LinkedIn Search and Staffing Division

John was the first to lead LinkedIn’s North America Sales for Search and Staffing, and is the former Executive Director Technology and Services at Allegis Global Solutions

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Brad Warga
Consultant, Global Technology and CHRO Practice at Heidrick & Struggles

Brad is  the former VP of Recruiting at Salesforce, and now heads the Global Technology and CHRO Practice at Heidrick & Struggles

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Who's Hosting

Sarah Rumbaugh
Relish CEO

Sarah is a cofounder and chief executive officer at Relish Inc. Sarah began working on Relish in the first semester of her First Year at Darden after discovering the inefficiencies of the MBA recruiting process first-hand and seeing the opportunity for a technological solution. After graduating from the University of Pittsburgh with a degree in business and communications, Sarah was an Information Security Engineer Consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton where she helped federal clients implement cybersecurity solutions (she even has top secret clearance). In her spare time, she enjoys running with Relish's Chief Fulfilment Officer Baron, shopping for the latest (and most vintage) fashion trends, and exploring rural Virginia by road.

Jacki Thompson
Relish Chief Relationship Officer

Jacki leads the sales and business development efforts at Relish, building relationships with prospective employers meanwhile helping to maintain and strengthen current relationships. Prior to Relish, Jacki worked in sales and business development roles at Oracle and The Advisory Board Company and also has experience in the executive search business. When Jacki is not working on Relish, she enjoys traveling with her husband Reid, spending time with her daughter Ginny, shaking hands with her dog Libby, and generally enjoying life.

Interested in attending?

Space is limited; email Jacki Thompson at jacki@relishcareers.com to reserve your spot!