Valerie Garrett

Director of Workplace Design Fifth Third Bank

Valerie Garrett is the Director of Workplace Design for Fifth Third Bank, leading workplace transformation into a rich, supportive environment and great experience for employees and customers alike.  As a design consultant and workplace strategist, she has experience in alternative work styles and human-centered design. Her areas of expertise include workplace strategy, facilities strategy, consultative interior design, master planning, and product applications. Prior to Fifth Third, Valerie was the VP of Industry Relations with the IIDA Michigan Chapter and Senior Manager for Performance Environments with Herman Miller.


Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

12:20 PM Everything Intersects at Experience

There is a reason every organization has honed-in on delivering an exceptional employee experience. In an expanding economy with a tight labor market, elevating the everyday is a compelling and credible means of fostering an emotional connection between employees and organizations. It’s the flip-side of brand building. As the discourse has matured, leaders across the industry have dialed in a series of durable strategies for crafting the employee experience.
• Elevating employee experience among leadership’s competing priorities
• Utilizing the power of story to identify moments that matter
• Engaging with people to effectively understand common needs and aspirations
• Leveraging design and the built environment to foster authentic connections

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