Past Meetup

Fireside Chat w/ Jesse Jacoby - Founder of Emergent

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21 people went

Price: $5.00 /per person

Fueled Collective

568 Broadway, 11th Floor · New York, NY

How to find us

1st closest train is the N, R to Prince St; 2nd closest train is the B, D, F, M to Broadway-Lafayette St; 3rd closest train is the 6 train to Bleecker St.

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Please join us for a fireside chat with Jesse Jacoby, Founder of Emergent on Thursday, November 12th from 6 - 8 pm.

Jesse Jacoby is a sought-after change and transformation consultant and speaker. He is the founder of Emergent ( ), a boutique consulting firm that partners with Fortune 500 and mid-market companies to help build internal change capability and execute business transformation initiatives. Jesse and the Emergent team are developers of two online organizational performance tools: Change Accelerator and Savvy Transition. He is also the publisher of Emergent Journal and the Emergent Insights newsletter.

Jesse possesses a unique blend of organizational change management, product development, and program leadership skills. Prior to founding Emergent, he spent a decade leading successful consulting engagements for Booz & Company, Accenture, and Right Management (Manpower) across multiple industries, including retail, automotive, financial services, healthcare, transportation, and energy. Prior to his consulting career, Jesse served as Director at COS, Inc. (now Pivot), where he developed and marketed online information products for the scientific research community.

Jesse holds MBA and MS degrees. He serves on the Executive Committee of the Johns Hopkins University Alumni Council as well as on the Dean’s Advisory Board for the Carey Business School. Jesse has contributed to a number of forums, including PMI, ProjectsAtWork, Forrester, TechTarget, Leadership & Change, and the Association for Talent Development.

Fireside chat format:

• 6:00 - 6:30 pm: Open Networking

• 6:30 - 7:15 pm: Fireside Chat using a Q&A approach, (35mins between speaker and organizer, and 10mins between speaker and audience)

• 7:15 - 8:00 pm: Open Networking

Contribution - $5 with your RSVP online; $10 in-person

Wine and snacks will be served. Can't wait to see you there!

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