KIRKLAND, Wash. (January 19, 2009) - Richard Law, Chief Executive Officer and Cofounder of Kirkland-based Allyis, Inc. will speak at the University of Washington’s Leaders to Legends Breakfast on February 3, 7:15 – 9:00 A.M. Law will discuss “Social Media as a Leadership Tool: How Executives Can Socialize Their Way to Employee Engagement, Retention, Collaboration and Success.” With experience in this area and a deep understanding of how to manage employees through difficult economic times, Law will provide attendees with unique insights, best practices, and an action plan for getting started with social media and extending its use as a leadership tool.
Listen to Podcast on Social Media as a Leadership Tool
When: February 3, 7:15 – 9:00 A.M.
Where: UW Seattle campus, Kane Hall 2nd floor, Walker-Ames Room. Parking is available in Central Plaza Underground Garage at 15th Ave NE and 41st St NE.
Cost: UW faculty and students – Free, UW alumni and all others – $15 at the door (check, cash, or credit card)
Questions? Please contact Corinne Goellnitz at 206.221.5749
About Richard Law, Chief Executive Officer, Cofounder and Chairman of the Board, Allyis
Richard Law co-founded Allyis in 1996, a personnel and technology firm based in Kirkland, Washington. Richard and his firm are leading the way in developing and managing the technology to support the next generation workforce.
Richard holds an M.A. from Western Washington University (WWU) and in October 2007 was honored by WWU with its inaugural 2007 “Young Alumnus of the Year Award.” In 2006, Richard was recognized by the Puget Sound Business Journal as one of the “40 Under 40″ up-and-coming business professionals to watch, and was named Best Executive in the 2006 American Business Awards.
About the Leaders to Legends Breakfast Series
At the UW Foster School of Business, leadership is taught and practiced every day. Alumni, students, faculty and the greater Foster community have access to local, regional, and world-renowned leaders who shape the way business is done. The Leaders to Legends Breakfast Lecture Series is held once a month during the academic year and spotlights leaders from various industries. Alumni: Continue your business education. Students: Discover new possibilities. A Q&A session will follow each lecture. To find out more, please visit: http://www.foster.washington.edu/about/breakfastlectureseries/Pages/BreakfastLectureSeries.aspx.
Allyis develops and supports technologies that help businesses operate, share information, and communicate more effectively. We specialize in building next generation solutions that drive collaboration, foster knowledge sharing, streamline processes, surface businesses insights, and lead to more informed, agile decision making and business operations. Whether developing an employee intranet to connect a dispersed workforce, designing a knowledge management strategy to surface talent and expertise, or providing content management support, Allyis leverages people and technology to make business more efficient and effective. For more information, please visit www.allyis.com.