Ron Pilenzo served as the first president and COO of SHRM from 1980 to 1991.
As part of our 90th anniversary, Workforce Management is talking to some of the people and organizations that helped influence today’s workplace. In this installment, Workforce Management senior writer Rita Pyrillis talks with former SHRM president and CEO Mike Losey on the evolution of the Society for Human Resource Management and of human resources in general.
The SHRM Members for Transparency, which formed last year largely over concerns about the SHRM board’s 2005 decision to pay board members, had been asking to meet with SHRM leaders since the fall of 2010.
American Express sees HR as such an important part of driving business performance that the company has assigned an executive specifically to the task of developing future HR leaders.