ConAgra Foods to send 80 to NEW Leadership Summit 2012
Friday, September 7, 2012
delegation of at least 80 women, including members of ConAgra Women’s Network,
will represent ConAgra Foods at the NEW Leadership Summit 2012, Oct. 22 and 23
The NEW platinum sponsor will hold an affinity group meeting on
attendance at the NEW Leadership Summit aligns with our Recipe for Growth,
which includes building talent and developing leaders across our organization,”
said Jill Shoush, sales manager, consumer foods retails sales, for ConAgra
Foods. "Pushing for personal excellence is one of the ways we win. ConAgra
Women’s Network provides this opportunity to actively engage in leadership
development, meet with fellow ConAgra Foods peers to exchange ideas, share best
practices, and network with peer companies and leaders to forge
employees are actively involved in NEW regions, she added. "We find the NEW
regions provide similar engagement and opportunities to hone skills that might
not be applicable in their day-to-day role with the organization,” Shoush said.
year’s NEW Leadership Summit will include three keynote speakers; six
workshops; three learning tracks for emerging leaders, mid-level leaders and
senior executives; an all-star c-suite panel; a two-hour NEW Leadership Academy
supersession; Regional Awards Gala; Summit luncheon; and much more.
"The workshops, networking and
speakers offered at the NEW Leadership Summit are amazing,” Shoush said. "The
topics are relevant and you absolutely get out of the conference what you put
Shoush said she is looking forward to participating in the annual Silent Auction benefitting
the NEW Scholarship Fund. "This is a great opportunity to help bring new talent
into the industry via collegiate scholarships,” she said.
Register for the NEW Leadership Summit 2012 now or contact your Network
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