SESSIONS

PrismHR LIVE 2019's breakout sessions cover payroll, benefits, technology, industry trends, business efficiency, growth, and much more. The content of each session is brand new each year.

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June 17, 2019
 
6:00 - 8:00pm
 
Exhibit Hall
What better way to kick off PrismHR LIVE than to get to know and reunite with your peers? Visit exhibitors...
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
8:30 - 10:15am
 
Grand AB
What’s been going on at PrismHR? Hear company updates, industry trends, and how they impact you. Then, see all the...
Adam Van Beek
Adam Van Beek
Chief Innovation Officer
PrismHR
Craig Babigian
Craig Babigian
Executive Vice President
PrismHR
Eric Carlson
Eric Carlson
Director, Product Management
PrismHR
Gary Noke
Gary Noke
President and CEO
PrismHR
Joe Zeff
Joe Zeff
Vice President, Customer Support
PrismHR
Jonathan Wall
Jonathan Wall
Vice President, Marketing Strategy and Partnerships
PrismHR
Scott Cormier
Scott Cormier
Vice President, Product Management
PrismHR
Scott Horn
Scott Horn
Chief Marketing Officer
PrismHR
Tim Pratte
Tim Pratte
Senior Vice President
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
10:45am - 11:45am
 
Grand AB
Sneak Peeks is the most popular conference session. Join us again in 2019 and be the first to get a...
Adam Van Beek
Adam Van Beek
Chief Innovation Officer
PrismHR
Rob Byers
Rob Byers
Director, Product Management
PrismHR
Scott Cormier
Scott Cormier
Vice President, Product Management
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
1:00 - 1:50pm
 
Grand D
Operating payroll with multiple client specifications is tricky to navigate, and it’s easy to get lost on the road to...
Nicole Tackett
Nicole Tackett
Vice President
Lever1
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
1:00 - 1:50pm
 
Commonwealth C
Are you ready for W-2 season? Learn how to have your system set up with deduction and pay codes already...
Melissa Remillard
Melissa Remillard
Application Support Analyst, Tier 2
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
1:00 - 1:50pm
 
Grand E
This session will review which benefit imports are available and how to use them to be more efficient....
Curtis Ashley
Curtis Ashley
Principal Consultant
PrismHR
Jackie Flores
Jackie Flores
Implementation Consultant
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
1:00 - 1:50pm
 
Grand AB
A slightly musical tour of the past year in PrismHR Onboarding and our roadmap for the coming year. Attendees will...
Jim Richmond
Jim Richmond
Senior Product Manager
PrismHR
Kara Schneidewend
Kara Schneidewend
Team Lead, Onboarding and Benefits Enrollment
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
1:00 - 1:50pm
 
Commonwealth AB
Pulse has had some exciting updates. Join this session for a look at recent enhancements and what’s planned for the...
Tim Borntreger
Tim Borntreger
Product Manager
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
2:00 - 2:50pm
 
Grand D
The new Account G/L Accounting Download was introduced last year. In this session we will review the additions made to...
Robert Clarke
Robert Clarke
Senior Consultant Accounting
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
2:00 - 2:50pm
 
Grand AB
The iconic red line of Boston’s Freedom Trail allows visitors to follow the footsteps of our founding fathers through historic...
Jenni Oskierko
Jenni Oskierko
Senior Product Manager
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
2:00 - 2:50pm
 
Grand E
A broad range of current research shows that finding and hiring talent is the number one business challenge for today’s...
Ciara Tejani
Ciara Tejani
Director of Business Development
HiringThing
Jennifer Doepke
Jennifer Doepke
Director of Client Services
HiringThing
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
2:00 - 2:50pm
 
Commonwealth C
You know that when you demo, you close more deals. But to maximize your conversion rate and stand out in...
Jamie Morrison
Jamie Morrison
Senior Sales Engineer
PrismHR
Venessa Wilson
Venessa Wilson
Director, Channel Sales
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
2:00 - 2:50pm
 
Commonwealth AB
Did you know Pulse can help your team save time and improve collaboration by automating case and task assignment for...
Jane Elea
Jane Elea
Associate Product Manager
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
3:30 - 4:20pm
 
Grand AB
The PrismHR Platform is very broad with lots of new capabilities introduced in the past 6-12 months. And you are...
Charlene Flores
Charlene Flores
Implementation Consultant
PrismHR
Curtis Ashley
Curtis Ashley
Principal Consultant
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
3:30 - 4:20pm
 
Commonwealth AB
Have you ever used custom feature codes? Curious? Custom feature codes can change how PrismHR operates, adding/removing validations, changing taxations,...
Cheryl Petlichkoff
Cheryl Petlichkoff
Director, Implementation
PrismHR
Kevin Lorenz
Kevin Lorenz
Director of SST (Strategic Solutions Team)
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
3:30 - 4:20pm
 
Grand D
Many businesses, including PEOs, struggle to keep up with the fast growing array of data privacy and security laws that...
Joseph J. Lazzarotti
Joseph J. Lazzarotti
Principal
Jackson and Lewis PC
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
3:30 - 4:20pm
 
Commonwealth C
PrismHR Time and Labor, powered by TimeClock Plus, is used by more PEOs and ASOs in the PrismHR community than...
Harley Chrane
Harley Chrane
Service Provider and Enterprise Support Team Lead
TimeClock Plus
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
3:30 - 4:20pm
 
Grand E
Being able to efficiently bring on new clients into the PrismHR system is an important factor in realizing your organization’s...
Erik Ruiz
Erik Ruiz
Implementation Consultant
PrismHR
Jackie Flores
Jackie Flores
Implementation Consultant
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
4:30 - 5:20pm
 
Commonwealth AB
Get the scoop on the latest enhancements now available in Employee Portal, and get a preview of exciting roadmap items....
Kent Seith
Kent Seith
Senior Product Manager
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
4:30 - 5:20pm
 
Grand E
Despite an increased interest in people and culture, underlying compliance issues can open organizations up to legal exposure. And whether...
Elia Hagen
Elia Hagen
HR Consultant
Questco
Larry Dunivan
Larry Dunivan
CEO
ThinkHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
4:30 - 5:20pm
 
Commonwealth C
As state and federal regulations continue to evolve, it’s critical to ensure you are following the latest requirements to keep...
Chris Babigian
Chris Babigian
Product Manager
PrismHR
Ken Wright
Ken Wright
Compliance Product Analyst
PrismHR
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
4:30 - 5:20pm
 
Grand AB
Learn tips and tricks to make your job more efficient. Join Jennifer Fuerst, Product Manager, PrismHR and Nicole Boykins, Client...
Jennifer Fuerst
Jennifer Fuerst
Product Manager
PrismHR
Nicole Boykins
Nicole Boykins
Client Systems Manager
Nextep
 
 
June 18, 2019
 
6:30 - 9:30pm
 
60 Seaport Blvd Suite 225, Boston
PrismHR LIVE is taking over Kings Bowling & Entertainment, located a short walk away from the conference hotel. Food and...
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
8:30 - 9:30am
 
Grand AB
Attention in today’s online world is harder and harder to garner than ever before. Our clients, prospects, and employees tell...
Andrew Davis
Andrew Davis
Keynote Speaker
Monumental Shift
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
9:40 - 10:30am
 
Grand E
Year after year, PEOs note that customer referrals are the best source of new business. But how do you ensure...
Clay Kelley, PHR
Clay Kelley, PHR
Chief Strategist
Rush Human Resources
Jason Grochowalski
Jason Grochowalski
Director of Sales
G&A Partners
Jonathan Wall
Jonathan Wall
Vice President, Marketing Strategy and Partnerships
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
9:40 - 10:30am
 
Commonwealth AB
PrismHR partners provide you with opportunities to add more value to your customers, and many new partners have joined the...
Coleman Barney
Coleman Barney
CEO
SwipeClock
Kraig Sanders
Kraig Sanders
Marketplace Sales Specialist
PrismHR
Pete Lamson
Pete Lamson
Chief Executive Officer
JazzHR
Tim Pratte
Tim Pratte
Senior Vice President
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
9:40 - 10:30am
 
Grand AB
The past, present, and future of PrismHR reporting. Join this session to find out what’s new since last year at...
Meg Buchanan
Meg Buchanan
Reporting & Analytics Product Manager
PrismHR
Rob Byers
Rob Byers
Director, Product Management
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
9:40 - 10:30am
 
Grand D
Are you a Pulse user? Learn time-saving and productivity-boosting tips, tricks and best practices during this interactive session....
Cameron Betsch
Cameron Betsch
Principle, ClientSpace Implementations
PrismHR
Jane Elea
Jane Elea
Associate Product Manager
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
9:40 - 10:30am
 
Commonwealth C
Economic growth may be slowing, but there are still more open jobs than there are applicants, which means that finding...
Susan Yule, Ed.M
Susan Yule, Ed.M
President and CEO
Career Collaborative
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
11:00am - 11:50pm
 
Commonwealth C
This presentation provides a general overview of an employer’s role and responsibilities in the child support program and offers information...
Robyn Large
Robyn Large
Employer Services Team
Office of Child Support Enforcement
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
11:00am - 11:50pm
 
Grand E
Today’s payroll tax laws and requirements are not getting easier, but more complicated. This session will cover some of the...
Robert Clarke
Robert Clarke
Senior Consultant Accounting
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
11:00am - 11:50pm
 
Commonwealth AB
Attend this interactive workshop to learn how case types, automated workflows, and case discussions in Pulse can help you resolve...
Jane Elea
Jane Elea
Associate Product Manager
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
11:00am - 11:50pm
 
Grand D
Self-service payroll can free up your time and empower your clients. But what’s the best way to do it? And...
Renee Adams
Renee Adams
Chief Information Officer
OELS PEO
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
11:00am - 11:50pm
 
Grand AB
We are seeing one of the tightest labor markets in the past 50 years. It’s getting harder to find, hire...
Eric Carlson
Eric Carlson
Director, Product Management
PrismHR
Michele Lindsay
Michele Lindsay
Director, Talent Management Solutions
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
1:00 - 2:00pm
 
Grand AB
80% of Americans see ancillary insurance benefits as important, and they’re key to attracting and retaining top talent and ensuring...
Alex Frommeyer
Alex Frommeyer
Co-Founder & CEO
Beam Dental
Becky Van Hoosen
Becky Van Hoosen
Broker Resources Manager
American Public Life Insurance Company
Doug Snowman
Doug Snowman
President and CEO
Omega Benefit Strategies
John Howard
John Howard
Director, Specialty Partners
5 Star Life Insurance Company
Joseph Donahue
Joseph Donahue
Sr. Sales Leader
Lifelock Benefit Solutions
Randy Wood
Randy Wood
Managing Partner
US Enrollments
Tim Pratte
Tim Pratte
Senior Vice President
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
2:10 - 3:00pm
 
Grand E
Provide an even more engaging, secure Employee Portal experience for worksite employees and managers. Learn about the new interactive “Can...
Kent Seith
Kent Seith
Senior Product Manager
PrismHR
Tim Borntreger
Tim Borntreger
Product Manager
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
2:10 - 3:00pm
 
Commonwealth C
What’s the difference between an average demo and one a buyer can’t get out of their head? Preparation and relevance....
Jamie Morrison
Jamie Morrison
Senior Sales Engineer
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
2:10 - 3:00pm
 
Grand AB
With our new Interactive Reports you will be able to “interact” with your data in ways you never have before!...
Meg Buchanan
Meg Buchanan
Reporting & Analytics Product Manager
PrismHR
Rob Byers
Rob Byers
Director, Product Management
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
2:10 - 3:00pm
 
Grand D
Successful businesses can judge talent accurately, particularly whether a job candidate would perform well if he or she were hired....
Frank Flynn
Frank Flynn
Professor, Organizational Behavior
Stanford Graduate School of Business
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
2:10 - 3:00pm
 
Commonwealth AB
With Cybercrime aimed at PEOs and ASOs on the rise, it is important for you to keep your system secure....
Adam Van Beek
Adam Van Beek
Chief Innovation Officer
PrismHR
Lee Moreau
Lee Moreau
Director, Customer Support
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
3:30 - 4:20pm
 
Grand E
Join us for a panel with compliance law experts as they provide answers to commonly heard questions centered around gender...
Chris Babigian
Chris Babigian
Product Manager
PrismHR
Gordon Berger
Gordon Berger
Partner
FisherBroyles, LLP
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
3:30 - 4:20pm
 
Grand D
Performance management is essential to producing consistent, outstanding results in any business. Yet, for many small to mid-size businesses, performance...
Frank Flynn
Frank Flynn
Professor, Organizational Behavior
Stanford Graduate School of Business
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
3:30 - 4:20pm
 
Commonwealth C
You don’t have to be the CEO to be a leader. We all know of people that have no direct,...
Bob McKown
Bob McKown
Consultant
Bob McKown and Company
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
3:30 - 4:20pm
 
Commonwealth AB
Learn about the essential tools and features of the new PrismHR Onboarding platform. This session will also include best practice...
Kara Schneidewend
Kara Schneidewend
Team Lead, Onboarding and Benefits Enrollment
PrismHR
Yolonda Horrocks
Yolonda Horrocks
Implementation Consultant
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
3:30 - 4:20pm
 
Grand AB
The Carousel of Progress! Join us for an exciting journey through the past, present, and future as we explore the...
Jennifer Fuerst
Jennifer Fuerst
Product Manager
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
4:30 - 5:00pm
 
Grand AB
The fourth annual PrismHR Digital Marketing Awards are being brought to you by Slavic401k. The Craigies – named after industry...
Craig Babigian
Craig Babigian
Executive Vice President
PrismHR
Jonathan Wall
Jonathan Wall
Vice President, Marketing Strategy and Partnerships
PrismHR
 
 
June 19, 2019
 
6:30 - 9:30pm
 
Meal Pavilion
Enjoy a BBQ style menu, drink tickets, live music from the Boston Naturals, games and more at this Boston-themed event...
 
 
June 20, 2019
 
8:30 - 9:30am
 
Grand AB
Pat Cleary from the National Association of PEOs gives his annual update at PrismHR LIVE....
Pat Cleary
Pat Cleary
President and Chief Executive Officer
NAPEO
 
 
June 20, 2019
 
9:40 - 10:30am
 
Commonwealth AB
Attend this advanced payroll session describing lesser used and nuanced areas of the system that enable a wider variety of...
Cheryl Petlichkoff
Cheryl Petlichkoff
Director, Implementation
PrismHR
Susan Lineberger
Susan Lineberger
Support Readiness Manager, Tier 2 Customer Support
PrismHR
 
 
June 20, 2019
 
9:40 - 10:30am
 
Commonwealth C
Sales and marketing are key to your company’s growth, but what does it take to find them and keep them?...
Adam Graham
Adam Graham
Chief of Sales & Marketing
Nextep
Phil Urso
Phil Urso
Chief Sales Officer
Vensure Employer Services
Ray Dile
Ray Dile
Speaker & Author
Pathway Strategies
Scott Horn
Scott Horn
Chief Marketing Officer
PrismHR
Tim Austin
Tim Austin
VP of Sales
GMS
 
 
June 20, 2019
 
9:40 - 10:30am
 
Grand AB
We will review 3 common issues experienced by PTO users and dive into the offerings for state specific leave requirements...
Melissa Remillard
Melissa Remillard
Application Support Analyst, Tier 2
PrismHR
Stacie Burton
Stacie Burton
Customer Service Manager
PrismHR
 
 
June 20, 2019
 
9:40 - 10:30am
 
Grand D
Keeping data secure, protecting your business, your clients and employees is a key issue for PEOs and ASOs today. Approaching...
Heidi Noah
Heidi Noah
PEO Systems and Project Analyst Supervisor
Aureon HR
 
 
June 20, 2019
 
9:40 - 10:30am
 
Grand E
Are you still using spreadsheets and checklists to manage sales activity and client implementations? You may be in growth mode...
Randy Wadle
Randy Wadle
Senior Vice President and Co-Founder, ClientSpace
PrismHR
Shawn Premo
Shawn Premo
Vice President, Sales Analytics
Vensure Employer Services
 
 
June 20, 2019
 
11:00am - 11:50am
 
Grand AB
This session will include the following: • Review PrismHR SEEDS tools – demo videos, scripts, and screenshots • Building demo...
Brenda Rowan
Brenda Rowan
Director of Operations and Payroll Services
XMI
Jacqueline Smithson
Jacqueline Smithson
Application Support Analyst
PrismHR
 
 
June 20, 2019
 
11:00am - 11:50am
 
Commonwealth AB
The support team has undergone a number of changes and improvements in the past year to deliver better and faster...
Joe Zeff
Joe Zeff
Vice President, Customer Support
PrismHR
 
 
June 20, 2019
 
11:00am - 11:50am
 
Grand E
Managing risk effectively can be time-consuming and complex, but what’s the cost of letting something slip through the cracks? In...
Randy Wadle
Randy Wadle
Senior Vice President and Co-Founder, ClientSpace
PrismHR
 
 
June 20, 2019
 
11:00am - 11:50am
 
Commonwealth C
The PrismHR API can help you integrate with other systems, or customize PrismHR for your own unique needs. Learn about...
Ben Souther
Ben Souther
Technical Product Manager
PrismHR
 
 
June 20, 2019
 
11:00am - 11:50am
 
Grand D
Do you know what your SMB prospects really care about when it comes to HR? Do you know what their...
Ginny Carpenter
Ginny Carpenter
Senior Marketing Manager
PrismHR
Joe Radwich
Joe Radwich
VP/Principle
Isurus Market Research and Consulting
Mark Klein
Mark Klein
Director, Customer Success
PrismHR
 
 
June 20, 2019
 
12:00 - 1:00pm
 
Grand AB
Get answers to your questions from members of the PrismHR Leadership team. Bring your questions because this session is a...
Gary Noke
Gary Noke
President and CEO
PrismHR
Joe Zeff
Joe Zeff
Vice President, Customer Support
PrismHR
Lonnie Colman
Lonnie Colman
Chief Information Officer and EVP, Product Delivery
PrismHR
Scott Cormier
Scott Cormier
Vice President, Product Management
PrismHR
Tim Pratte
Tim Pratte
Senior Vice President
PrismHR