2021 HRSHRM Awards
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September 24, 2021
1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
The Founder’s Inn and Spa, Tapestry Collection by Hilton
5641 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach VA 23464

In celebration of HR Professional Day 2021 (September 26, 2021), HRSHRM will honor HR professionals who have made a significant contribution to the HR profession during the 2020 pandemic! The winners of these awards have also shaped the organizational culture, as well as empowered and inspired their coworkers, customers/clients and all those around them.


Register before September 10, 2021: $25 per person
Register after September 10, 2021: $35 per person

Register Online

The Awards

  • HR DEI Champion for Life
  • Outstanding HR Executive Leadership
  • HR Rising Star
  • Student/Intern Superstar
  • Excellence in Employee Relations
  • Excellence in Training and Development
  • Outstanding Recruiting or Talent Acquisition
  • Most Valuable HR Professionals during COVID-19

Nominations are now closed. Good luck!


Sponsorships are available! Don’t miss your chance to celebrate and network with these industry leaders. Recognition at the event, and in the full color, printed program, starts at $100, with more exposure at various levels up to $1,500. Get all the details below:


  • 1 p.m. Luncheon
  • Welcome & Introduction of HRSHRM Board Members
  • Guest Speaker: Terrie Nathan “Having an open perspective and focusing on the positive”
  • Introduction of Committee Members
  • Awards Ceremony
  • 4 p.m. Networking Hour

About the Speaker

Terrie Nathan is an International best-selling author, coach, speaker and CEO of Strong Girl Enterprises. She coaches clients to improve their lives, relationships, and ability to perform in business. She also coaches youth to cultivate confidence by teaching them strategies on positive self talk, self worth and body image. Her practice and approach is grounded in Positive Psychology, a research-based branch of psychology that studies what really causes people to thrive and flourish in their lives and work, and how you can apply those findings in real practical ways. Terrie is a former HR director of a Fortune 200 company and has 30+ years of experience empowering leaders and their teams to address challenges, find new opportunities, and strategize change to achieve breakthrough success in their business.