Joseph’s People Retreat

The 5th Annual Joseph’s People Retreat was a wonderful event for 108 people.  Friendship, Fellowship, great advice and a tasty dinner.  Thanks to our speakers, experts in their fields; Joe Dougherty, Eric Savage and Jennifer Duff and to Malvern Retreat House for putting this on for us.

Our Presenters

We had three talented presenters to share their thoughts and ideas on self-confidence and self-belief.

Joe Dougherty

Our keynote speaker is Joe Dougherty, a Partner and Owner at CCI Consulting Inc, a human capital consulting rm. CCI Consulting is the largest independently owned human capital consulting and career management rm in the Philadelphia region. It is also one of the owners of Career Partners International – one of the largest talent management firms in the world with offices in over 350 cities. CCI now boasts over 3,000 corporate clients throughout the region. Further event details will be posted online as they become available.

Jennifer Duff

Jennifer Duff is a Managing Director at Accenture Life Sciences. As a Managing Director, Jennifer is responsible for account management of a portfolio of operations-related work at her primary client Merck&Co, as well as overseeing all aspects of operations work for key clients in the Accenture Life Sciences R&D client portfolio. She is the Chair of the Workforce Development Board for Chester County where she works diligently to support programs for un/underemployed people.

Eric Savage

As the owner of Freedom Auto Group, Eric Savage is in the “Life Improvement Business”. Through Freedom Auto Group, Eric helps people purchase, maintain and service their cars. He aims to provide an environment at Freedom where his associates’ lives are enriched by having jobs which focus on improving the lives of others. Eric works to create Life Improvement in the community by reinvesting Freedom Auto Group’s success into charities and community projects that help those most in need.

Services that were offered for attendees

Free Babysitting

For parents with young children, babysitting was available for free at the Malvern Retreat House. Please indicate your babysitting needs via the registration form. (The babysitting will take place in the same building where the retreat is being held.)

Carpooling to the Retreat

If you’re in need of a ride, of if you think you might be in need of a ride, please let us know when you register. There are a few fields on the form to inform us of your needs.

Retreat Location

Malvern Retreat House
McShain-Horstmann Family Life Center, 315 South Warren Avenue, Malvern, PA 19355

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Register to Attend

As in years past, this retreat is completely free to attend. Dinner will be served as well.