DallasHR is a not-for-profit, professional association formed to foster the development of its membership, be a forum for the exchange of ideas and provide leadership for human resource concerns. Formed in 1939, DallasHR became a local SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) affiliate chapter (#061) in 1964. Since that affiliation, the organization has been recognized annually by SHRM as one of the top chapters in the U.S. and has been the recipient of four prestigious Pinnacle Awards, most recently in 2014 for its Executive Breakfast Series.
DallasHR provides a wide variety of resources to enhance the professionalism, competence and knowledge of its more than 2,000 members. The association supports the HR practitioner, advances the profession, champions HR causes and supports the business community by providing subject-matter expertise, relevant educational offerings and purposeful networking opportunities.
In addition to more than 60 educational offerings annually, DallasHR coordinates and hosts The HRSouthwest Conference (HRSWC), the leading regional human resources event in the United States and the State of Texas SHRM Conference. HRSWC provides more than 100 educational sessions from thought leaders, numerous engaging networking events and an exciting Marketplace of more than 200 HR solutions and service providers. More information can be found at hrsouthwest.com.