Ohio SHRM State CouncilAffiliate of The Society for Human Resource Management

Ohio SHRM State Council Awarded 

For Elevating Human Resources, Improving Workplaces

Cincinnati, OH,  April 25, 2024 — SHRM (the Society for Human Resource Management) recently awarded The Ohio SHRM State Council its prestigious PLATINUM EXCEL Award for the COUNCIL’s accomplishments in 2023.   

The EXCEL award is given to state councils and chapters to recognize major accomplishments, strategic activities, and tactical initiatives that elevate the profession of human resources.     

"SHRM’s impact on the world of work is due to the dedication and efforts of our chapters and state councils like the Ohio SHRM State Council. “The PLATINUM EXCEL Award is not only a celebration of the great work done by the Ohio SHRM State Council - it’s also recognition of their focus and determination to cause the effect to make great workplaces”, said Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., SHRM-SCP, president, and chief executive officer of SHRM.  “Their HR leadership is exemplary.” 

The EXCEL Award can be earned at four levels: bronze, silver, gold and platinum. Each level has a prescribed set of requirements and accomplishments that must be met. The Ohio SHRM State Council will receive recognition in SHRM publications and at conferences, a logo to display on its website, and information to share with its members about the significance of this award.

For more information about Ohio SHRM State Council, visit ohioshrm.org.

Media: For more information, contact Edward Burke, at Edward.Burke@shrm.org or 703-535-6036; Cecilia Vocke at state-director@ohioshrm.org 

About SHRM

SHRM is a member-driven catalyst for creating better workplaces where people and businesses thrive together. As the trusted authority on all things work, SHRM is the foremost expert, researcher, advocate, and thought leader on issues and innovations impacting today’s evolving workplaces. With nearly 340,000 members in 180 countries, SHRM touches the lives of more than 362 million workers and their families globally. Discover more at SHRM.org.

About The Ohio SHRM

The Ohio SHRM State Council is a non-profit organization and an affiliate of The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the world's largest HR Professional society with over 300,000+ members in more than 165 countries. For nearly seven decades, the Society has been the leading provider of resources serving the needs of HR professionals and advancing the practice of human resource management.