Meeting/Event Information


November 14, 2017

2017 Celebrating Innovation in the Workplace Awards
November 14, 2017
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Westward Look Resort and Spa
245 E. Ina Road
Tucson, AZ 85704
2017 Celebrating Innovation in the Workplace Awards

$45.00 SHRM Member Registration
$53.00 after 12:00 pm November 9

$55.00 Guest Registration

Be recogonized for your workplace innovations and be part of SHRM-GT's recognition of innovation in the workplace in the Southern Arizona region!


Sponsorships are still available! Please contact SHRM-GT Headquarters to learn more.

Members: $45
Guests: $55
Table of 5: $250
Table of 10: $400


 2:00 pm - Registration, Networking, Vendor Trade Show and Food/Cocktails
2:45 pm - Welcome and Introductions
3:00 pm- Guest Speaker Kristi Tedesco
3:15 pm - Awards Programs

Speaker: Kristi Tedesco

Focus HR, Inc.

Director of Marketing and Sales 



Community Impact:

Finalists - Small:

Arizona Grill & Hearth

Staff Matters

The Freecycle Network

Finalists - Medium:


GLHN Architects & Engineers, Inc.


Finalists - Large:

Goodwill Industries of Southern Arizona

Town of Oro Valley - Employee Wellness Committee

Tucson Electric Power



Finalists - Small:

Assured Partners of Arizona

Illume Advising

UA Office for Diversity & Inclusive Excellence

Finalists - Medium/Large:

Beacon Group

Offshore International

Tucson Unified School DIstrict



 Finalists - Small:

Cheryl Horvath -  Golder Ranch Fire District (formerly Mountain Vista Fire District)

John Torre - Scripps Media

Karen Husfelt - Parker Hannifin

Finalists - Medium:

Randy Karrer - Golder Ranch Fire District

Roxandra Acosta - Simpleview

Sarah Holt - Pima Federal

Finalists - Large:

Janet Rico Uhrig - Tucson Unified School District

Sandra Lueders - Vantage West Credit Union

Vanessa Seaney - Community Partners



Finalists - Small:

Ben's Bells Project

Marcus Engineering


Finalists - Medium:

Lovitt & Touché, Inc.

Trico Electric Cooperative Inc

Vantage West Credit Union

Finalists - Large:

Mister Car Wash

Modular Mining Systems

University of Arizona - Facilities Management


Member Early Bird Deadline: Thursday, November 9th @ 12:00 PM

Future Meetings

January 09, 2018

2018 Spring Certification Study Group

January 09, 2018 5:30 PM to April 10, 2018 7:30 PM

Better Business Bureau of Southern Arizona
120 N. Stone Avenue Ste. 200
Tucson, AZ 85701