State of Salaries 2018: Panel & Networking Event

Claim Your Seat

What You Need to Know to Stay Competitive

Wednesday, February 28th

6:00 PM–9:00 PM

Optimism Brewing Company



Britt Provost

SVP of People & Culture, Apptio

Rich Simon

Head of People, Outreach

Meet the Speakers

Nicole Maddox

Head of Recruiting, Convoy





Networking, Brews, and Bites

Panel Discussion, Q&A

Beer Tasting with Brew Experts, Private Brewery Tours, Growler Mug Fill

Britt is responsible for leading the HR function at Apptio, which she has grown and scaled since joining. Her team’s focus is on finding and recruiting talent with a growth mindset, integrity and grit, which are critical in a fast-paced organization. Prior to joining Apptio, Britt held progressive HR leadership positions at fast-paced technology companies including Avanade, Real Networks, and Microsoft. She has over 15 years of experience leading HR teams in all aspects of the function.

Before joining Outreach in 2017, Rich spent 14.5 years at Amazon leading global recruiting teams.  He was the first recruiter assigned to Amazon Web Services and saw massive domestic and international growth. Rich has grown teams from 10 to over 12,000. He was the founder/creator and leader of SWAT, a team dedicated to identifying, attracting, acquiring and retaining the world's most senior Engineers for every business and geography at Amazon. Before Amazon, Rich recruited for BlueCoat Systems, Teracloud and national consulting firms focused on hiring engineers. Rich has nearly 25 years of experience in the field and has a B.S. in Psychology from Whittier College.

Nicole heads up Recruiting at Convoy, a small upstart in the Freight industry based in Seattle, Washington. She fell into recruiting after graduating with a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering and Computer Technology from Purdue University, and has managed recruiting at several companies, most notably Livingsocial, Amazon, Redfin, and now Convoy.  Nicole is passionate about technology that has a broad, real-world impact, and loves building teams that are changing the world.  She believes that startups allow a unique opportunity to build an organization with intention, and at Convoy she has chosen to focus on Diversity and using data to drive behavior.  Nicole loves a good spreadsheet, talking about stock, and big derpy dogs.

Hired is releasing our 2018 State of Salaries Report, are we're heading to Seattle for an exclusive deep-dive into our latest findings. 

Join us for an evening of craft beer, networking, and a data-driven panel discussion featuring insights from companies Apptio, Convoy, Outreach and Nordstrom

Take a real glimpse into today’s hiring landscape based on millions of dollars of actual salary offers, and survey feedback from thousands of global in-demand tech workers.  

Uncover what you need to know to stay a competitive employer in 2018. Spoiler Alert: It’s not just top dollar paychecks that attract top dollar talent.

Lara Modisette

Talent Acquisition Manager, Nordstrom

Bio coming soon.

William is at the intersection of HR and technology as a writer, speaker, advisor, consultant, investor, storyteller & teacher. William has written over 200 HR articles, spoken at over 150 HR & Recruiting conferences and conducted over 1000 podcasts. He serves on the Board of Advisors / Board of Directors for 20 HR technology startups.  

Meet the Moderator

William Tincup

President, Recruiting Daily