DHR International to present at the IEDC's 2015 Leadership Summit

January 14, 2015

PALM BEACH GARDENS (January 14, 2015) – Global executive search firm DHR International is pleased to announce that the firm will be presenting a professional development session, Interview Power – The Secrets of a Successful CEO Interview at the International Economic Development Council’s 2015 Leadership Summit at 2:15 p.m. on January 26, 2015. The summit will be held at the PGA National Resort in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.

Interview Power will coach executives through the interview process by exploring the preparation required prior to an interview and equipping them with an understanding of interview dynamics, structures, and techniques. Topics will include: common mistakes made by seasoned, executive economic development professionals; preparing for the interview; interview structure; and, the art of conversation.

The Interview Power panel is comprised of a diverse range of executives with years of interviewing experience. Panelists will include:

Robin Reiter-Faragalli, Principal, Reiter & Associates, LLC
Joseph Pallot – General Counsel of HEICO Corporation
Larry K. Williams – President & CEO, The Beacon Council
Mike Langley – President & CEO, Greater MSP
David P. Smith – EVP and Economic Development Sector Leader, DHR International

The panel moderator will be Leigh McIntosh, CEcD, Strategic Outreach, Williams – Midstream.

About International Economic Development Council:
The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) is a non-profit, non-partisan membership organization serving economic developers. With more than 4,500 members, IEDC is the largest organization of its kind. Economic developers promote economic well-being and quality of life for their communities, by creating, retaining and expanding jobs that facilitate growth, enhance wealth and provide a stable tax base. From public to private, rural to urban and local to international, IEDC's members are engaged in the full range of economic development experience. Given the breadth of economic development work, our members are employed in a wide variety of settings including local, state, provincial and federal governments, public-private partnerships, chambers of commerce, universities and a variety of other institutions. When we succeed, our members create high-quality jobs, develop vibrant communities, and improve the quality of life in their regions. http://www.iedconline.org/

About Williams:
Williams, including its assets held through Williams Partners L.P., is an energy infrastructure company focused on connecting North America’s significant hydrocarbon resource plays to growing markets for natural gas, natural gas liquids (NGLs) and olefins. Williams’ operations span from the deepwater Gulf of Mexico to the Canadian oil sands. Williams owns and operates midstream gathering and processing assets, and interstate natural gas pipelines. In addition, Williams processes oil sands off-gas and produces olefins for petrochemical feedstocks. Williams’ headquarters are located in Tulsa, Okla. Other major offices are in Houston, Pittsburgh, Oklahoma City, Salt Lake City and Calgary, Canada.

About DHR International:
For 25 years DHR International has been a leading, privately held provider of executive search solutions with more than 50 wholly-owned offices spanning the globe. DHR’s renowned consultants specialize in all industries and functions in order to provide unparalleled senior-level executive search, management assessment and succession planning services tailored to the unique qualities and specifications of our select client base. For more information on DHR International, visit www.dhrinternational.com.