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About Us

     
    THE NEW RIVER VALLEY CHAPTER was founded in Blacksburg in 1971. Our membership reflects the diverse economic interests characteristic of our region. We serve the New River Valley including Blacksburg, Christiansburg, Dublin, Floyd, Giles, Pulaski, and Radford. We have over 100 members representing an array of business, government and university professionals. In addition, we support two student SHRM chapters at Radford University and Virginia Tech. 

     

    MEETING INFORMATION

    **Due to COVID we have transitioned to virtual meetings only in 2020**

    We meet on the third Thursday of each month; rotating between breakfast meetings at 7:30 a.m. and lunch meetings at 11:30 a.m. We provide a warm, informal environment in which to discuss issues of professional significance. Recent topics covered have included affirmative action, diversity, legislative updates and salary and benefit strategies. In addition to monthly meetings, we hold professional seminars and host a holiday social for our members and their guests.

    BREAKFAST & LUNCH:

    • Premium: FREE
    • Basic: $20
    • Guests: $20
    • Students: FREE

    LEGAL UPDATE:

    • Premium: FREE
    • Basic: $TBD

    NEW MEMBER?

    Check out our New Member Packet for 2020 here!


    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Stay up-to-date with all our events and HR news by "following" our pages on Facebook and LinkedIn!


     

    PHOTO, AUDIO, AND VIDEO RECORDING
     

    NRV SHRM meetings are held in a public space, therefore it does not prohibit participants, exhibitors, sponsors, or, at times, news organizations from photographing, video or audio-taping some activities that take place at its meetings. NRV SHRM reserves the right to use images taken at meetings with your photograph and/or likeness on social media or in future marketing materials. NRV SHRM is NOT responsible for an individual attendee, sponsor, or exhibitor’s use of your image or likeness.  For concerns about your image or likeness being used, please contact NRV SHRM at shrm.nrv@gmail.com