Announcing CEO of Zenefits David Sacks as Keynote Speaker at Greenhouse Open 2016

We are very excited to announce David Sacks, CEO of Zenefits, as a keynote speaker at Greenhouse Open 2016, our annual networking and summit event for professionals in the talent acquisition, people ops, and HR industries, taking place May 25-27th in San Francisco.

David was recently named CEO of the all-in-one HR platform company, also a customer and partner of Greenhouse, in February 2016, and prior to that, held positions as the founding CEO of Yammer and the original COO of PayPal. He has served as an angel investor in numerous tech companies, including Facebook, Uber, Airbnb, Houzz, SpaceX, and Palantir. A long time tech entrepreneur, David has a strong understanding of how HR and technology have joined forces and are working together for the better of organizations and their biggest asset, their people.


Since taking the helm at Zenefits, David has committed to making it a values-driven company and a great place to work. During Greenhouse Open, he will sit down with Greenhouse co-founder and CEO Daniel Chait to explain how his experience as an entrepreneur and manager prepared him for his current position. He will also discuss the process of driving change in organizations and the importance of company culture to the success of a business.

Greenhouse Open will also feature other business leaders from some of the biggest talent brands, including:

  • Erin Wilson, People Tech Innovation Lead at Yahoo!
  • Neil Frye, Head of Global People Ops & Technology at Dropbox
  • Joelle Emerson, Founder & CEO of Paradigm
  • Sarah Lovelace, Senior Technical Recruiting Manager at Box

This is just a sampling of our lineup of more than 50 dynamic presenters—the best of the best of those who understand the undeniable shift that the talent industry is undergoing and are ready to speak on the issues that are impacting you and your organization, from diversity and inclusion, to people development, to recruiting metrics, to onboarding and beyond.

So, make sure to grab your coworkers (click here for a special group rate!) and join us for Greenhouse Open 2016 in San Francisco, May 25-27th, where you won’t just hear the conversation—you’ll be a part of it. Click the button below for more information like the daily agenda, location (including how to book your hotel room!), and the different ticket options. See you next month!

Greenhouse Open 2016

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