HR Excellence AwardsTalent Bridge is a PROUD SPONSOR of the 2014 HR Excellence Awards hosted by The Employer’s Association today at the Westin in Uptown Charlotte. Two prestigious awards will be given: one for the Promising HR Professional Award (finalists are Debbie Lawrence of Peak 10, Kristen Maxwell of Zenmonics, Inc., and Scott Smith of Tax Management Associates) and the Strategic HR Leadership Award (finalists are Chris Peek of Mecklenburg County Government and Bob Wilson of Elliott Davis PLLC).  We want to congratulate all the finalists on your recognition as a stand-out HR professional!

Mark Kelly

We welcome Captain Mark Kelly (decorated American Astronaut and Veteran U.S. Navy Captain) as the Keynote Speaker! Captain Kelly flew combat missions during the Gulf War and has flown several missions to the International Space Station, including on the Space Shuttle Endeavour. He is also the husband of former Congresswoman, Gabrielle Giffords. We look forward to hearing his inspiring and motivational words of wisdom!


Several of our team members will be on site at the HR Excellence Awards and Expo: Brad Violette (Managing Partner), Chris Braswell (Partner), Susan Johnrson (Vice President of Operations), Holly Gillis (Account Manager), Brian Dieckhoff (Staffing Manager-Human Resources) and Scarlett Jones (Recruiting Coordinator). If you are attending, be sure to come by our booth and enter our contest for your chance to win FREE CHARLOTTE KNIGHTS TICKETS! We will also have Homer, the mascot from the Charlotte Knights with us between 11am-12pm, be sure to say hello!

Congratulations again to all the finalists and the companies you represent!