Austin Baker (HRO Partners)

Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 12:00 – 3:00 AM UTC

We are excited to kick off the year discussing servant leadership and mentoring with Austin Baker. Austin is the president of HRO Partners, a human resource consulting and outsourcing firm. We'll talk about their initiative called The Giving Hour, which aims to create 10,000 mentors in the Memphis Area through corporate and organizational partnerships. Complimentary beverages and local appetizers!

In-person event

About this event

Meet Austin Baker, Entrepreneur, Business Leader, and Mentor

Austin Baker is dedicated to service through non-profit leadership and mentorship education.  President of HRO partners, a human resource and outsourcing firm; co-founder of the J.Austin Baker III Memphis Institute for Leadership Education (MILE) Program, co-owner of Owen Brennan's; Austin has won many accolades for his business acumen and for his leadership.  Join us as we dive deep into Austin's journey as a business leader and his passion for mentoring.

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  • Austin Baker

    HRO Partners




Wednesday, January 31, 2018
12:00 AM – 3:00 AM UTC


12:00 AMCheck-in/Networking
12:45 AMSpeaker Chat
1:45 AMNetworking
2:45 AMWrap-up/Closing


  • LaKeisha Harrison


    Memphis Chapter Director

  • Brandy McCarley

    Culture Index

    Chapter Leadership Team

  • Vedra Finch

    Chapter Leadership Team

  • Melissa Nelms

    Chapter Leadership Team