Our mission

From Day One is a conference series and media outlet focused on innovative ways for companies to foster stronger relationships with their employees, customers, and communities. At a time when society holds businesses to a rising level of accountability, From Day One explores how companies can build well-grounded values into their business—diversity, responsibility, transparency—and stick with them in an economy driven by disruption.

What’s unique about From Day One is our cross-disciplinary approach, bringing together executives from the fields of corporate social responsibility, human resources, marketing, and communications. Our events facilitate people-focused conversations that promote real, actionable ideas for and from executives, civic-leaders, authors, and journalists across the country.

Businesses have increasingly seen the wisdom of putting people first. Our mission is to help companies find the best ways to deliver on that promise, from day one.

Our team


Co-Founder, CCO


Digital Strategist

Kaylan Clemons

VP, Talent Engagement

Missy Quinn

VP, Sales

Nick Baily

Co-Founder, CEO

Tia Costa


Erin Sauter

Co-Founder, CRO

Kim Roberts


Chante Goodger

Sales & Marketing Assistant

Scott Kargman



Director, Client Success

Lydia Samson

Social Media

McKenzie Krow


Catherine Parish

Executive Assistant

Soren Stockman

Executive Assistant