Todd Smith

Todd Smith

Executive Director of Enterprise Learning & Development
Estee Lauder

Todd Smith is the Executive Director of Enterprise Learning & Development at The Estée Lauder Companies (ELC), where he has spent most of his career spanning multiple roles across the Education, Sales, Marketing, Communications and HR disciplines. In his position, Todd focuses on delivering scale-able, multi award-winning learning solutions to support key global flagship initiatives designed to future-proof the workforce. ELC has enjoyed a multi-year relationship with the Brandon Hall Group and are the proud recipients of over 20 Brandon Hall Excellence Awards to date.

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Oceana C

Developing Great Leaders: The Most Important Do's and Don'ts

The need for resilient, agile leadership has never been greater. Attendees of this session will gain insights into designing leadership programs focused on driving strategic business priorities, leading through ambiguity, and thriving in volatile times. The session will cover techniques for developing authentic, inspiring leaders while avoiding common pitfalls that waste leadership development resources. It will feature a discussion between Brandon Hall Group Excellence Award winners as well as hands-on learning through small-group exercises.

Moderator: Todd Smith, Executive Director of Enterprise Learning & Development, Estee Lauder
•Kati O'Brien, SVP of Talent Management vs Talent Acquisition, Staples
•Rico Maranto, Senior Manager of Leadership Development, WM
•Kimberly Currier, Global VP, Leadership Development, HR, AECOM

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