Tony Bridwell – 2016 Keynote Speaker

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Pursuit of Excellence HR: Tony Bridwell is keynote speaker for 2016 DFW Strategic HR Excellence Awards & Symposium


Pursuit of Excellence HR: Tony Bridwell is keynote speaker for 2016 DFW Strategic HR Excellence Awards & Symposium

DALLAS, TX – December 5, 2016 – Pursuit of Excellence HR announced today that International Author and Speaker, Tony Bridwell, will be the keynote speaker at the 2016 Dallas Fort Worth Strategic HR Excellence Awards & Symposium on December 7, 2016 addressing Human Resources and C-level leaders on the topic, “Disrupting HR: From Transactional to Strategic.”

Tony Bridwell is a highly recognized thought leader in corporate culture, leadership, development, and human resources. He is a partner and practice leader for Partners In Leadership drawing on nearly three decades of executive leadership experience that informs his ability to consult, guide, and develop leaders on the practical application of Partners In Leadership’s models, tools and methodologies. Tony is the author of several articles and two books, The Difference Maker, A Simple Fable About Making A Difference In The Life of Others (August 2013) and The Kingmaker, A Leadership Story of Integrity and Purpose (June 2016).

The Dallas Fort Worth Strategic HR Excellence Awards & Symposium is the only annual event of it’s kind dedicated to recognizing outstanding individual contributions in the profession of Human Resources. The award recipients have demonstrated “Excellence in Strategy, Innovation, Leadership and Culture” in the profession.

Outstanding contributions in the field are recognized with the four awards (HR Specialist, Emerging Leader, Strategic Leader, Visionary Leader) in four categories: Government, Non-Profit Organizations, For-Profit with 5000+ Employees and For-Profit with Less than 5000 employees.

The Strategic HR Excellence Awards & Symposium was developed in close cooperation with leading experts in the people-centered business strategies arena. Participants ranged from large corporations to small corporations, non-profits and public and/or quasi-public agencies.

This extraordinary event will be held on December 7, 2016 at the DFW International Airport Hyatt Regency, 2334 North International Parkway, DFW International Airport, Texas, USA 75261. Doors open at 10:00 am for networking. The program will run from 10:30 am to 2:00 pm. A reception will follow from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm.

Pursuit of Excellence HR proudly recognizes the 2015 DFW Strategic HR Excellence Award Winners:

  • Elizabeth Knuppel, Ericsson
  • Tammy Trudelle, Fort Worth Community Credit Union
  • Janet Blair, Ericsson
  • Johanna Nystrom, Lamplighter School
  • Mona Braniff, City of Fort Worth
  • Brenda Macarty, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts
  • Bob Masengill, Autozone
  • Angie Quebedeauz-Little, Children’s Health
  • Lizneth Sparrow, University of Texas Austin
  • Christi Farrow, Prestige Maintenance USA
  • Tony Bridwell, Brinker International
  • LynnAnn Brewer, Texas State University
  • Kenneth Reeves, YMCA Fort Worth

Event sponsors include industry leaders such as Cielo Creations, Cigna, Aon, P4S Consulting, HPWP Consulting, Dallas Business Journal, DFW International Airport, Gruber Elrod Hail Shank LLP, & Littler Mendelson P.C.

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Contact: Della Sumner
10440 N. Central Expressway, Ste 1250
Dallas, Texas 75231
Phone: 214-452-7881