Vino & Visier – Chicago

Outsmart. Outperform.

Join your peers in HR excellence for a cocktail event on Thursday, April 6th at Blackbird Restaurant. The event will start with an “armchair” conversation, featuring Jackie Adams, Sr. Manager – HR Analytics at Meijer, who will share her insights on how they are using workforce analytics to outsmart and outperform their competition.


“We selected Visier to assist us in moving from HR reporting to HR predictive analytics. Meaning, using workforce analytics to assist business partners in making the business better.”
Jackie Adams, Sr. Manager – HR Analytics, Meijer

Among the discussion topics, Visier will share how to:

  • Best and most cost-effectively recruit, retain and develop your workforce.
  • Answer key workforce questions while aligning on goals and optimizing costs.
  • Act on decisions to drive improved business outcomes.

Unwind at the end of your day while comparing notes on using data-driven HR strategies and best practices. All attendees will be entered to win a pair of Cubs tickets!

Event Details:
When: Thursday, April 6th, 2017
Arrival & Registration: 5:30 PM | Arm Chair Chat: 6 PM…followed by vino, cocktails, craft beer, & chow.
Where: Blackbird Restaurant | 619 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60661, USA | Directions


Jackie Adams MeijerJackie Adams
Sr. Manager – HR Analytics for Meijer
Jackie Adams joined Meijer in 2017 to lead their HR Analytics initiatives and is focused on delivering talent insights to drive business strategies and results. Meijer, a privately held and family owned organization with 70,000 employees has a footprint of more than 230 stores, five distribution centers and four manufacturing facilities.

Jackie has 15 years of experience in the Human Resources field with success in developing and delivering strategies in HR Operations and Service Delivery, Compliance, HCM Optimization, and HR Analytics. Jackie specializes in the development of HR Value Streams, identifying ways for Human Resources to create and measure value in strategy execution.

Prior to joining Meijer, Jackie worked for Haworth, Inc. leading their HR Systems and Analytics teams in the development and execution of HR systems to support their Analytics strategies with a focus on the development of statistical strategies related to Affirmative Action plans.

meijerMeijer is a Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer that operates 230 supercenters and grocery stores throughout Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Wisconsin. A privately-owned and family-operated company since 1934, Meijer pioneered the “one-stop shopping” concept and has evolved through the years to include expanded fresh produce and meat departments, as well as pharmacies, comprehensive apparel departments, garden centers and electronics offerings. For more information on Meijer, please visit Follow Meijer on Twitter and or become a fan at


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