The Santa Clara County Employer Advisory Council in partnership with the Employment Development Department present
Keeping Your Compensation and Benefits Competitive in Silicon Valley
Speaker: John Radford, Founder and Partner, Global Life Sciences Product Executive, Radford, an Aon Hewitt company Location: Biltmore Hotel and Suites - Santa Clara Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2013 Time: 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. - Registration and Breakfast start at 7:30 a.m.
About the Seminar... This seminar will feature: • Compensation trends including hiring, turnover, base salary programs, merit increases, and cash incentives. • How companies are dealing with the Silicon Valley's competitive nature. • Benefits trends, cost management strategies, and whether pay-for- performance compensation systems really work. • Strategies for attracting and engaging top talent within the environment.
About the Speaker: John Radford co-founded Radford Associates in 1975 and led the firm to a premier market position as the top compensation survey provider for the technology industries. After nearly 20 years at Radford, he accepted the top compensation position at Cisco Systems where, over the next eight years, he implemented some of the most recognized and leading compensation and HR-related programs in the field.
John rejoined Radford in 2002 as a senior vice president. His primary responsibilities include the overall management of the Global Life Sciences Survey and the management of the company's Strategic Steering Committees. He also is a regular speaker on a wide variety of compensation topics.
John earned a bachelor of science degree in economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and a master of business administration from Stanford Graduate School of Business.