Charleston, South Carolina • May 15-17, 2017

Come for the networking, discussion and fun of HourMinds and find out why Travel + Leisure Magazine named Charleston the #1 city in the U.S.—and the world! Join us at Belmond Charleston Place, the finest accommodations in Charleston, located in the heart of historic downtown. We’ll discuss some of the most pressing challenges in the hourly labor market and how to solve for them with best practices and real-world solutions.

Attendee Pricing

Dates Pricing

Full Registration

Jan 2, 2017 – May 16, 2017



Keynote Speaker

Danny Meyer

Founder & CEO
Union Square Hospitality Group

Danny Meyer is the CEO of Union Square Hospitality Group and the founder of Shake Shack. Union Square Hospitality Group includes Union Square Cafe, Gramercy Tavern, Blue Smoke, Jazz Standard, The Modern, Maialino, Untitled, North End Grill, Marta, Porchlight, Union Square Events, and Hospitality Quotient, a learning and consulting business. Danny, his restaurants and chefs have earned an unprecedented 28 James Beard Awards, and in 2015, Danny was named to the TIME 100 list of the Most Influential People in the World. Danny’s first business book, Setting the Table (HarperCollins, 2006), a New York Times bestseller, examines the power of hospitality in restaurants, business and life. An active national leader in the fight against hunger, Danny serves on the board of Share Our Strength and has long supported hunger relief initiatives including City Harvest, God’s Love We Deliver, and the Bed-Stuy Campaign Against Hunger.

Stay tuned for more speakers!

Frequently Asked Questions


Who attends HourMinds?

HourMinds unites top industry experts, brands and thought leaders to talk candidly about the biggest issues facing the hourly industry and how to make the most of them. We encourage everyone, from hiring managers to HR directors, to attend.

What topics are covered?

We cover all issues spanning the talent lifecycle – including hiring, training, scheduling and performance management – and how technology plays a key role in managing your hourly workforce.

What is the agenda and who is speaking?

We are busy planning and securing an amazing schedule filled with valuable content and presentations from top-notch industry experts. Stay tuned for updates to the agenda and speakers.

Reserve Your Hotel Room

Belmond Charleston Place

We’re excited to host HourMinds 2017 at the beautiful, award-winning Belmond Charleston Place! Located in the heart of historic downtown Charleston, it’s just steps away from the best restaurants, shops and attractions this charming city has to offer. Our group rate is $279/night + tax and can be booked online below or by calling 1.800.832.3490.
If you are driving/flying from out of town, please plan on arriving by 5pm on Monday, May 15th for the kickoff keynote and welcome reception. The Snagajob keynote and breakout sessions begin first-thing in the morning on Tuesday, May 16th, and the conference will conclude around lunchtime on Wednesday, May 17th.

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