Multi-talented Australian business pioneer with an extensive background in Human Resource, Shannon Pigram spends significant time in organisational development and learning, with a specific enthusiasm for talent management and employee engagement. Currently, he is the Global Professional Development Manager at Norman, Disney and Young leading the international learning and organisational development of the organisation.
Shannon is dedicated to enhancing the performance of people in organisations. Employee engagement is what he focuses on as it is vital to keep them invested in their work. He firmly believes that engaging with staff is the key to success for any organisation. By making employees feel connected and inspired, productivity and innovation are the natural results.
Hailing from Brisbane, Queensland, Shannon spent most of his life there attending Hendra Secondary College and then went on to attain a graduate certificate in law from Griffith University in 2002. He took a break from school to develop his career in organisational development. He worked as a compliance officer at WorkCover Queensland from 2003 to 2008. Then he moved on to work with QBE as a case manager and then promoted to capability development consultant, which is where he started focusing on learning and engagement. While still working, Pigram graduated from Monash University in 2015 with a Master’s Degree in Business Management, Marketing and Related Support Services.
Shannon also worked with Xchanging CSC UKI, an insurance company in Melbourne as Learning and Development Manager for the state of Victoria. There he was responsible for creating strategies for continuous employee growth and education, helping maximise employee’s potential and encourage productivity. Later he was promoted to national manager in 2015 and was responsible for company culture all over Australia.
Pigram is a part of various projects around the country. A born leader, he enjoys new challenges and specialises in strategising and communicating. For more information Click here.
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