Robert DaughertyVice President of Talent Acquisition
Robert currently leads global Talent Acquisition for Lowe's Companies, a Fortune 50 retailer that was named 2020's Most Admired Specialty Retailer by Fortune. He is a passionate, dynamic, progressive and innovate thought-leader in TA with a proven history to build best-in-class global talent acquisition functions for world-renowned brands. With a specialty in leading transformation projects with large, global enterprise companies, Robert understands how to set a strategic vision, as well as execute while leading his team and organization through change cycles. Passionate about leadership and DE&I, he is a sought-after speaker that brings a mix of practicality, vision and authenticity to his sessions.
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Leading through a large-scale, enterprise-wide transformation project for a Fortune 40 company has it’s own challenges. Throw in a global pandemic a month into the new role, followed by hurricanes, fires, social unrest, record sales for Lowe’s, an hourly labor shortage and it’s no surprise the first 18 months for Rob at Lowe’s have been a wild ride. Come here Rob’s journey of how he has led through the digital transformation journey at Lowe’s while hiring over half a million jobs in the last year and a half.