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30 Under 30 @ Learning 2018 Announced

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Elliott Masie’s Learning 2018 Features Emerging Leaders in the 9th Annual 30 Under 30 Class

Learning 2018
Learning 2018 

The next generation of Learning Leaders is coming. In this 9th year of the program, Elliott Masie is pleased to announce the selection of the 2018 30 Under 30 Learning Leaders. These learning colleagues will be featured and highly engaged at Elliott Masie’s Learning 2018, an annual gathering of global learning leaders in Orlando, Florida from November 4th to 7th.

The goal of the 30 Under 30 @ Learning 2018 Program is to provide support, visibility, voice, and development for the next generation of Learning Leaders. It is aimed at developing and spotlighting the next generation of Learning Leadership in the Learning and Training field. During Learning 2018, attendees will have the opportunity to interact with these rising leaders and to hear several 30 Under 30 perspectives.

Members of the program will enjoy: participating in 30 Under 30 sessions, led by alumni of previous 30 Under 30 programs; unique development and benchmarking activities with peers and learning leaders; interactive time with key speakers, including Elliott Masie; participation in mentoring activities; and key roles at Learning 2018 as leaders and facilitators.

“The 30 Under 30 Learning program is one of the most powerful and impactful projects of my career,” said Elliott Masie, Host & Curator, Learning 2018. “Over the past 8 years, we have had more than 200 rising learning leaders in their 20’s take central stage, meet and cross mentor with learning colleagues of many generations, and stretch their careers. Many have gone on to become Learning executives in their companies and/or start cool ventures.”

The 30 Under 30 Participants @ Learning 2018:

Maya Bloom - InterSystems
Ty Bond - JP Morgan Chase & Co
Emily Branchaw - UMBC Training Centers
Angelica Bravo - Goodwill Industries International, Inc
Meghan Castillo - Coca-Cola Beverages Florida
Alyssa Clark - Eyemart Express
Roberta Dombrowski - The Predictive Index
Emily Erow - Tax Collector for Polk County
Kayla Fahy - Zelus LLC
Jenna Feely - Molson Coors
Catalina Flores Umaña - Amazon
Tim Haarlemmer - ICM Opleidingen & Trainingen / Entrepreneur
Randall Hallman - The Kellogg Company
Erika Cecilia Hernandez - Keller Williams Realty International
Erika Huezo - Florida International University (FIU Online)
Andrew Hyde - The Boston Consulting Group
Meagan Lawton - Cinecraft Productions
Robyn Lee - Fidelity Investments
Kyle Neathery - Southwest Airlines
Alex Polizzo - Tiffany & Co.
Natalie Reimer - Autodesk
Emily Ricco - HubSpot
Eric Rowland - Paychex
Ashley Royal - Warner Bros. Entertainment
Kyle Sijansky - CenterPoint Energy
Madelaine Slaybaugh - Capital One Financial
Talisa Torres - KPMG
Kimberly Unger - iDesign
Cindy Vargas - Textron Systems
Ashley Whittington - EnCompass

Four 30 Under 30 alumni will act as coordinators, shepherding the current participants through the enrichment, development, and networking opportunities available at the conference: Kaitlin Cantell, Infor (Class of 2017); Matt Deane, Southwest Airlines (Class of 2017); Brittiney Diggs, Johns Hopkins Medical (Class of 2016); and Ben Provolt, Amazon (Class of 2016).

Over the past 8 years, the program has welcomed participants from over 150 organizations, including Accenture, American Red Cross, CDC, Ernst & Young, Google, Hilton Worldwide, LinkedIn, NBCUniversal, SAP, Square, The Kellogg Company, Verizon Wireless, Wegmans, and many more.

A few highlights from 30 Under 30 alumni:

“The 30 under 30 program was such an awesome, inspiring experience which allowed me to meet many young people who are truly making a difference in their organization in their own unique way through learning.”  
Jessica Ostolaza-Puccio – Orlando Health, 30 Under 30 Class of 2015, Leader 2017

“The 30 under 30 program gave me the opportunity to collaborate with learning professionals and see learning in a whole new light.”
Caleb Clayton - Fidelity Investments, 30 Under 30 Class of 2016, Leader 2017

Learn more about 30 Under 30 @ Learning 2018 at

Learning 2018 will be held in Orlando, Florida from November 4th to 7th at Walt Disney World, and is produced by MASIE Productions and CloserStill Media. Early Registration Discounts, Group Discounts, and Retreats now available. Registration is available online at

Learning 2018 is produced by The Learning CONSORTIUM, a collaborative of 200 global corporations, focused on improving workplace learning and training. Hosted and curated by Elliott Masie, Learning 2018 brings together several thousand learning professionals as they focus on the changing nature of workplace education and development. Learning 2018 keynote speakers include Former First Lady Laura Bush; Leslie Odom, Jr., star of “Hamilton” and author of “Failing Up”; author Daniel Pink; VR specialist Vicki Lau; Elliott Masie and more.

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