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SHRM Awards Portage County Human Resource Association Platinum Excel Award

    Portage County HR Association Awarded for Supporting Human Resource Professionals and Improving Workplaces

    Kent, Ohio, April 22, 2021 — The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has awarded the Portage County Human Resource Association (PCHRA) the prestigious EXCEL Platinum Award for the Chapter’s accomplishments in 2020.

    The award aligns individual chapters and state councils’ activities with SHRM’s aspirations for the HR profession. The award recognizes accomplishments and strategic activities and initiatives that enhance the human resource profession.

    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. Portage County SHRM 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 PCHRA SHRM, visit

    Media: For more information, contact Diane DeRubertis, President of Portage County Human Resource Association

    About the Society for Human Resource Management

    SHRM, the Society for Human Resource Management, creates better workplaces where employers and employees thrive together. As the voice of all things work, workers and the workplace, SHRM is the foremost expert, convener and thought leader on issues impacting today's evolving workplaces. With 300,000+ HR and business executive members in 165 countries, SHRM impacts the lives of more than 115 million workers and families globally. Learn more at and on Twitter @SHRM.