|HR Leadership Awards|
The Human Resource Leadership Awards are the only independent awards that promote and advance excellence in the HR profession from Baltimore to Richmond. Established in 2001, the Awards celebrate outstanding service and strategic vision in the areas of organizational leadership, risk-taking, innovation, vision, communication, service to the broader community, and commitment to ethical behavior.
How to nominate yourself or someone else for an award:
The HR Leadership Awards nominations categories are:
Award Application Tips:
Watch this brief, yet helpful, video for tips to make your awards nomination application POP!
15th Annual Awards Gala
We are pleased to celebrate the HR industry, to honor its leaders, and recognize how despite the changes in the business world that HR has to remain connected- to the strategy, to the people, to the culture. This is a brief moment in the season we set aside to lift up the best of the best in the industry, offer a tremendous networking opportunity and share with you an evening of excellence. Consider joining us to support a nominee, as a sponsor, as a business opportunity. We are excited to be at a new venue this year to highlight our winners and embrace the chance to engage with our executive level attendees! To view the photo gallery from the 2015 gala click here!
Honoring Outstanding Leaders in Human Resources
June 7, 2016
5:30 | Opening Reception and Master of Ceremonies Reception
6:30 | Dinner and Program
8:30 | Encore Dessert Reception
Marriott Washington Wardman Park
2660 Woodley Rd NW, Washington, DC 20008
Use promotional code PARTNER for a 10% discount on your Gala tickets!
Early bird pricing: (before April 15) $250 individuals; $2250 table of ten
Beginning April 16: $275 individuals; $2500 table of ten
Upgrade your tickets to include the Master of Ceremonies Reception for $50 per ticket.
*Registration for the gala will open in March. All registration for this event is handled through HRLA, not CHRA. For any registration questions or concerns, please contact HRLA at
703.284.5916. Frequently Asked Questions For a list of the most frequently asked questions regarding the Human Resources Leadership Awards, click here. Plan to follow us on social media with the following hashtags:
Frequently Asked Questions
For a list of the most frequently asked questions regarding the Human Resources Leadership Awards, click here.
Plan to follow us on social media with the following hashtags: