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The Candidate Experience: Do You Engage Them or Enrage Them?

This panel of corporate staffing leaders and industry models supporting the candidate experience will describe the pain, the promise and the consequences of the candidate experience. Gerry Crispin, the panel’s moderator and a life-long student of staffing, will challenge them, encourage them to share their practices, the obstacles they encounter, the benefit/ROI they expect and then egg-on the audience to dig even deeper. Come to participate and share as well as learn how to define and measure this core element of 21st century recruiting.

With Gerry Crispin, Stacy Van Meter, Kristen Weirick, and more…


Robert Hohman is co-founder and chief executive officer of, an online jobs and career community that delivers greater transparency and valuable information about one of the most important aspects of our lives – our careers. Before creating Glassdoor, Robert was most recently president of Hotwire, a leading discount travel site and division of Expedia, Inc. Robert was one of the original team members of Expedia, and was part of the executive team that took it public in 1999. During his Expedia tenure, he also served as president of Classic Custom Vacations and executive vice president of Cruise & Packages for Expedia North America. In Expedia’s early stage, Robert led the engineering team that built the cruise, hotel, and package booking systems. He started his career at Microsoft and worked as a software developer in a range of areas from Windows 95 to interactive television to online games. He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in computer science from Stanford University.