Friday, 10 August 2018 18:02

I’m A Gilliland Fan! You Will Be One Too!

Written by Patricia Williams, LSHRM President

It’s been an innovation run for LSHRM in 2018, and we’re running all the way! The Louisville Society for Human Resource Management (LSHRM) proudly serves as a business partner that creates bold and innovative workforce solutions for Greater Louisville’s most pressing human resource issues. We reign as a leading professional organization; because we are fearless in our quest to provide disruptive and cutting edge program solutions to the Louisville community and beyond.

Steve Gilliland

LSHRM’s final 2018 program will feature international, hall of fame, top ranked SHRM-favorite speaker, STEVE GILLILAND! Yes! Steve will be making his debut appearance to the home of The Kentucky Derby on Tuesday, November 13, 2018.

Gilliland is recognized as a master storyteller, brilliant comedian, and one of the most in-demand keynote speakers today. LSHRM is providing an amazing opportunity for leaders across Kentucky to experience the extraordinary, Steve Gilliland, live at Marriott in Downtown Louisville.

Whether you’re experiencing mild transitions now or will undergo massive reorganizations in the future, change is inevitable within every successful organization. Steve’s presentation, DETOUR, provides solutions to reduce stress, eliminate fear, and increase performance during such times. Steve Gilliland reveals how to navigate life’s turns when you’re suddenly headed on a course you never planned and into a future you never imagined. Learn how to maintain resilient leadership presence and confident posture when change is out of your control. Steve’s keynote will teach leaders how to maximize the benefits of personal and professional change with poise and thoughtfulness.

Gilliland will present a keynote presentation and facilitate an engaging leadership workshop. The day also includes a special window of time in the morning to meet and greet Steve and a free, signed copy of his book while supplies last. Be one of the first 100 people to register and earn a chance to win a $500 VISA card to be drawn at the event just in time for the holidays!

Registration is now open for this 2018 LSHRM closing program where prestigious professionals from across Kentucky will gather and anxiously await the awesomeness that is Steve Gilliland! In an era, where innovation is the new normal, the most effective leaders will be equipped to navigate any transformation opportunity successfully. I’m a Gilliland Fan! You Will Be Too!

This program is extremely affordable and will be worth the investment. There are discount options available for those wishing to purchase a table.

There will be ample time allotted for networking and engaging with several remarkable vendor employer partners that support this program. LSHRM will also host the annual Silent Auction for the national Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Foundation fundraiser. This will consist of numerous incredible baskets of goodies and gift items that attendees may bid on for a chance to win. All proceeds will be donated to the SHRM Foundation to further advance the human resource profession through scholarships, research, and investing in the local communities.

To register, for more information about the program, or to inquire about being a vendor, visit or email

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