Thomas Middleditch Is the Celebrity Keynote at InfluenceHR 2016

SAN FRANCISCO — (July 20, 2016) — The Starr Conspiracy is excited to announce that Thomas Middleditch, star of the hit HBO series “Silicon Valley,” is the celebrity keynote at InfluenceHR 2016. InfluenceHR is Oct. 3–4 in Chicago (immediately preceding, and in partnership with, the HR Technology® Conference & Exposition).

InfluenceHR is a day and a half event preceding the HR Technology Conference & Exposition, providing forward-looking insights into marketing within the human capital management arena. To register for InfluenceHR and take advantage of our special summer discount rate, visit

“InfluenceHR is probably the most substantial event in the industry when it comes to delivering strategic content that makes a difference for vendors in the human capital management technology market segment,” says Bret Starr, CEO of The Starr Conspiracy. “But we think the event ought to be as entertaining as it is informative. Mr. Middleditch offers a unique perspective on the tech world based on his experience as Richard Hendrix on our favorite show, “Silicon Valley.” We are honored by his presence at InfluenceHR 2016.”

Thomas Middleditch can currently be seen as Richard Hendrix, the central character in “Silicon Valley,” Mike Judge’s Emmy-nominated series on HBO. Thomas can be seen in the feature film The Final Girls, and The  Bronze opposite Melissa Rauch from "The Big Bang Theory." Thomas has also been featured on “The Office,” playing the role of Dwight Schrute's brother, and he was Fuzzy in the Paramount Pictures feature Fun Size. Other film work includes The Wolf Of Wall Street, The Brass Teapot, The Kings Of Summer, The Other Guys, Being Flynn, and Splinterheads. Thomas is a regular performer at UCB, he is a member of The Improvised Shakespeare Company and creates and performs comedy shorts with College Humor.

The Starr Conspiracy will announce additional speakers on a weekly basis.

Visit to learn more about the event and to purchase your tickets before they sell out (tickets are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis). Tickets for InfluenceHR 2016 are currently available at the summer discount price of $899. This discount will end soon.

About The Starr Conspiracy

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