The HR Excellence Awards are now closed for entry and the shortlist for the ceremony has been announced! We can’t wait to celebrate the gold standard of HR strategies and initiatives with you at our ceremony on the 2nd July 2019.
The HR Excellence Awards are the most sought after, the most prestigious and the longest running awards in the field of HR. They recognise the organisations and individuals pushing the boundaries of people strategy.
Entering is simple. All you need to do is write a 2,000-word document outlining your entry according to the category criteria, and submit via the website. A full category breakdown and advice on entering the awards are available to help you.
This year we are delighted to add a new category for 2019: People-focused workplace design award.
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We are delighted to announce our shortlist for the HR Director of the Year 2019. The shortlist is produced following nominations and input from the HR editorial team, readers and industry experts and is based on achievements during the period 2018/19.
This award is for someone with exceptional skills at putting people top of their agenda; someone the world of HR should look up to as an example of excellence. The shortlist has been announced in the May issue of the publication and on www.hrmagazine.co.uk. It is now up to our readers to vote for the winner.
Jon Dawson, Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park
Fiona Deal, Network Homes
Alistair Gill, Giffgaff
Kim Healy, Everton Football Club
Valerie Hughes-D’Aeth, BBC
Simon Linares, Direct Line Group
Pam Parkes, Essex County Council
Jane Storm, Connect Group
Sue Shutter, Regent’s University London
Kerry Smith, British Heart Foundation
Please click here to make your vote!
The deadline is midnight on Sunday 26th May.
The winner will be announced at the awards ceremony on Tuesday 2nd July at the London Hilton on Park Lane.
The HR Excellence Awards ceremony is renowned as the night in the HR calendar, attracting the UK’s most talented HR individuals, teams and companies. By attending the awards you will have the opportunity to network with over 600 fellow HR professionals and learn about the strategies that raise the profile of HR.
The gala dinner and awards ceremony for the 24th annual HR Excellence Awards will take place on Tuesday 2nd July, at the prestigious London Hilton on Park Lane, where all the winners will be revealed.
Ticket price includes champagne on arrival overlooking London’s stunning Hyde Park, an excellence three course meal including half a bottle of wine per person and live entertainment from a top-class host, as well as attendance at the most prestigious awards in HR. You will able to book your places for 2019 once the shortlist is announced in April.
Date: 2 July 2019
Dress code: Black tie
Venue: Hilton on Park Lane, London
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The Early Bird prices will expire on the 26th April 2019
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* Please ensure that you have read our terms and conditions before booking – which notes details about our cancellation policy
The deadline to enter the awards is Monday 11th March 2019.
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The HR Excellence Awards are recognised as the benchmark of excellence in the HR community. Now in their 24th year, the HR Excellence Awards are a unique opportunity for the whole industry to gather on a single evening to celebrate the best in achievement, ability and performance. The Awards Ceremony takes place on the 2nd July at the prestigious London Hilton Hotel and it sees the industry’s leading movers and shakers gather to honour their peers in the HR community. In 2018 over 600 industry professionals attended making it the most prestigious event in the HR calendar.
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Please see answers to some frequently asked questions below. If your question is not answered here, please get in touch with the awards team on 020 7501 6782, who will be happy to help.
The ceremony will be held on Tuesday 2nd July 2019. You will be able to book your table in April once the shortlist has been announced.
The deadline to enter the awards is Monday 11th March 2019. You can enter with the early bird entry price until Friday 18th January 2019.
Your entry document consists of a 2,000-word essay outlining your entry. Please see the ‘tips for entering’ tab for more detail.