Events Committee Co-Chair
Talent Manager, Saxbys Coffee
Allie Bassman is the new Talent Manager at Saxbys Coffee, a hospitality business fueled by great coffee. Saxbys pair the local, friendly atmosphere of a neighborhood coffee shop with consistently delicious products you’d find at a big name coffee place. Allie is responsible for talent acquisition and talent management for all of Saxbys’ team members.
Before becoming the Talent Manager at Saxbys, Allie was employed by Independence Blue Cross for nearly 3 years as an Organizational Development Specialist. While at Independence, Allie was responsible for all team building and organizational development initiatives. She and her team were responsible for building team cultures through various organizational development activities.
Allie began her professional career as a management consultant for the people and change practice in Philadelphia at KPMG LLC.
Allie is a 2012 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in economics. Allie’s concentration was in Management, with a focus in Organizational Behavior. She still is actively involved with the University, as an alumni interviewer.
Allie is active in her community and currently serves on the Young Professional Networking Board through the Chamber of Commerce of Philadelphia where she chairs the Event Committee. She also serves on the Moyer Foundation events committee, the WHYY Advisory Board, and the Spells Writing Lab Advisory Board. Allie is a Wish Granter through the Make-A-Wish Foundation, where she meets with children and their families to discuss possible wishes.
Born, raised and educated in a city she loves, Allie and her husband Max, actively enjoy so much the city has to offer. They are members of the Juniors at the Union League of Philadelphia, and are in the process of building their first home together in Queen Village.
Events Committee Co-Chair
Consulting Services Sales, Qlik
Conor has been a member of YPC since 2013 and now sits as the Co-Chair of the Events Committee. Previously working with Market Resource Partners as a Senior Account Manager, he has since taken his 5 years+ of Sales background to a global software provider, Qlik. He is currently a Consulting Services Sales manager, helping organizations grow and optimize their Qlik investment.
Conor has been a native of Philadelphia since his college years at La Salle University where he received a Bachelor’s in Marketing followed by an MBA from La Salle, as well. Conor is still involved with his alma mater and assists with various Career Development efforts for the current students, providing guidance and mentorship for students transitioning into the workforce.
Conor resides with his wife, Teresa and his dog, Tigger, in the Queen Village neighborhood of Philadelphia.
The Events Committee recommends venues and speakers for YPC networking events.
If you’re interested in getting involved with YPC’s Events Committee contact [email protected] for more information. Learn more about the Events Committee on January 25 at YPC Networking at Di Bruno Brothers.