July 2015 Newsletter

HR Week e-Newsletter


July 2015


July Monthly Meeting  

Join us for a special lunch meeting July 15th for Developing a Culture of Health: A Win/Win Proposition. David Blasewitz, Director, HR Services Division; Pinellas County Government, highlights how Pinellas County government has enacted and embraced best in class ideas on it's path to establish a culture of health.  Click HERE to register!

Thank you to our July monthly meeting sponsor:


Thriving at #SHRM15

Several HR Tampa members attended the SHRM National Conference including our own President Elect, Ana Swiger.  Read more about her experience HERE!

Tampa Bay HR Person of the Year Awards Dinner 

The nominees are in!  5 categories, 24 nominees, and a yacht!  Help us celebrate by attending the event that honors the local HR community.  Your registration includes dinner, drinks, and a 3 hour cruise!  Thank you to our sponsors HR Shield, Ogletree Deakins, Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, Mercer, Cigna and USI for making this event possible. Get your boarding pass today!  Click HERE

HR Tampa Submits 3 Chapter Excellence Award Nominations to HR Florida

The HR Florida State Council honor the work local chapters do with the Chapter Excellence awards. The Chapter Excellence awards will focus on the demonstrated achievements and execution of one or more of the following core leadership areas:

Workforce Readiness
College Relations
Global Affairs
Legislative Affairs

Up to three (3) chapter excellence awards will be presented at the August Council meeting. Chapters must demonstrate wisdom, knowledge, transition, achievement, success, inspiration and change through the execution and accomplishments of one or more of the core leadership areas listed above. A panel of HR Florida State Council Members will judge the Chapter Excellence Awards. 

This year, HR Tampa submitted three areas for consideration. A heartfelt appreciation goes out to the three board members and their committee members that spent tireless hours of their personal time leading these initiatives on behalf of HR Tampa. We invite you to click on the respective links to read about their achievements.
Legislative Affairs – Kim Boulahanis
Membership – Ashlie Banks
Workforce Readiness – Debby Erdahl


HR Tampa Conference & Expo-October 21, 2015

Registration Now OPEN!

HR Tampa Members in Transition

What HR Tampa is dedicated to help members get the most out of their membership. Here are some ways to jump start your next opportunity:

  • Check out our job boards for the latest HR jobs available in this market
    Bring your resume and personal business cards to the monthly chapter meetings and NETWORK
  • LinkedIn with other HR Tampa members
  • Volunteer! Sign up to volunteer for a couple hours the day of the HR Tampa Expo on October 21st and receive a complimentary registration. Contact presidentelect@hrtampa.org if you are interested in volunteering. Space is limited. This offer is available to members in transition that are active members in good standing with HR Tampa.

If you are in transition and haven’t renewed your membership with HR Tampa due to financial restrictions, HR Tampa provides prior-year active members who are unemployed at the time of the membership renewal, a one-time opportunity to rejoin as a Basic member for up to one year!
For complete details, click HERE


Local Opportunities
Check out the job board and find your new career!

Check out our most recent HR openings:

Human Resources Manager-BrightLine CPAs & Associates
HR Manager-TransferWise, Inc.
Benefits Administrator-ProVest LLC
Compensation Specialist-Chapters Health System
Contract Recruiter-Quality Distribution,Inc
Practice Director & Talent Management Consultant-livingHR, Inc.

Visit our Career Center for more info and to apply!

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