Cocktails and Connections

Monday 4:15 – 5:15 PM

Session Description

Come kick your shoes off and celebrate the completion of Day #1 of the SHRM Tri-State Conference with a beverage of your choice. Your brain is full and now it’s time to have a little fun. Enjoy meeting and getting to know more of your professional peers in this structured virtual networking happy hour. Facilitated by Kathy McAfee, you will experience a new way to connect and to build relationships with people in the virtual world. Don’t miss this experiential, fun-filled session. All you have to do is show up, be curious, and share a bit of yourself while being in the company of other really cool HR professionals. Cheers!

Kathy McAfee

Kathy McAfee is an executive presentation coach, professional speaker, and business consultant. She works with organizations who want stronger and more diverse leadership pipelines and who need their subject matter experts to be effective communications and connectors. She also works with consultants who want to grow their businesses and stand out in their fields.

Known as America’s Marketing Motivator, Kathy’s specializes in the arts of high-engagement presentations, effective networking, and authentic personal branding. A prolific writer, she has authored multiple business books, including Stop Global Boring, Networking Ahead, Defining You, and Sharpening Your Point. She is the creator of The Fearless Leader, an 8-week group mentoring program facilitated 100% virtually. Kathy is a resilient and adaptable leader, having survived ovarian cancer and earned her second-degree black belt in the martial art of Tae Kwon Do. You can learn more about Kathy: