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VA State SHRM Council has been awarded the 2016 Platinum Excel Award

    May 18, 2017

    Good morning everyone!


    I wanted to share our good news!!  Yesterday we were notified that Virginia SHRM has been awarded the coveted SHRM Excel Platinum Award.  


    On behalf of the Society for Human Resource Management, I am pleased to confirm that your state council has been awarded the 2016 Platinum Excel Award.  This award recognizes outstanding achievements in state council operations and a commitment to providing meaningful programs and services to HR professionals in your state. It also is recognition of your continued growth and development as a business leader, capable of developing strategies that lead to business success!  We are very proud of your leadership, and thank you for your continued partnership with SHRM.


    As Hank Jackson states in the Excel Award press release, “Advancing the human resources profession is a daily mission at SHRM and your state council’s outstanding work this year contributed significantly to that goal.”


    On behalf of the Executive Committee of the Virginia SHRM State Council, we would like to congratulate our chapters and volunteers who consistently excel in advancing the human resources profession.  We are grateful for your dedication, commitment to excellence, and support of each other that happens throughout the year.  We are so proud of our Virginia team and we thank each and every one of you who contributes with passion to our work efforts.  You are amazing!!


    Please pass on this good news!  


    Thanks everyone!  Have a great day!





    Karen Edmonds, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, IPMA-SCP

    President, Virginia SHRM State Council