An invitation-only community of human resources leaders offering members access to valuable networking and informative events

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HREA Holiday Party

Please join us for a holiday dinner on December 13, 20022 at one of the Philadelphia's best restaurants, Rosalie, in Wayne, PA.

We will celebrate the holiday season and network with friends. Enjoy delicious food and drink while enjoying a night out. We hope to see you there!

An Update on Return To Office

Lessons Learned And The Road Ahead

After more than two years of uncertainty and ambiguity, organizations are defining their work location strategy in a much more real way. At our November meeting, our virtual panel from leading companies in the region will discuss their own return-to-office journey and the lessons learned along the way. Whether your firm is fully remote, full in office, or somewhere in between, you will leave this interactive session with learnings that you can apply to your own organization.


Christin Joyner – EVP & Chief Human Resources Officer, AAA Club Alliance
Audrey Adams - Vice President, Corporate Human Resources, Aramark Corporation
Minh Chau – Human Resources Business Partner, Comcast Corporation
Mike Shields - Research Director, The Economy League of Greater Philadelphia

Please plan to bring your own questions and insights for this intimate and interactive peer-to-peer conversation.

HREA Partner Event - HR Department of the Year Awards

25th Annual HR Department of the Year Awards

Please join us as we put a spotlight on the profession at the 25th Annual HR Department of the Year Awards Dinner and Presentations event. An evening spent in celebration as we gather together to acknowledge the achievements of our colleagues in the HR industry!

DATE: Wednesday, November 9th, 2022
TIME: 5:30pm – 9:30pm
LOCATION: Crystal Team Room



Malcolm Ingram, of Greenberg Traurig, joins the Board of the Human Resources Executive Alliance as its newest HREA Partner

Sep 1, 2022 — The Human Resources Executive Alliance (HREA), an invitation-only community of human resources leaders offering members access to valuable networking and informative events, is pleased to announce Malcolm Ingram as its newest HREA Partner. Malcolm is an associate in the Labor & Employment Practice of Greenberg Traurig’s Philadelphia office. His practice focuses on representing employers in workplace law matters, including internal investigations, and virtually all phases of employment litigation. Malcolm defends employers in matters related to ADEA, ADA, FMLA, Title VII, PHRA, FLSA and trade secrets before federal courts, state courts, and administrative agencies. He also counsels employers on day-to-day issues, including employee discipline and employees’ leaves of absence. “I am pleased to support HREA as it supports the senior leadership needs of the Greater Philadelphia human resources community.”, Malcolm said. “HREA plays a key role in creating collaborative relationships amongst the most senior HR practitioners in the region that help to create a vibrant and sustainable talent ecosystem.” “HREA is excited to have a professional of Malcolm’s caliber join our group of Partners,” stated HREA Partner. John Touey. “His expertise as a highly regarded employment lawyer and his commitment to and connections within the Philadelphia business community will add to the value that our members receive from their association with HREA”. A Philadelphia native Malcolm is a long-time support of the local community. He currently serves on the Boards of the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia and Social Venture Partners Philadelphia. Malcolm earned his J.D. from the Temple University Beasley School of Law and his undergraduate degree from Philadelphia University. He has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America, “Ones to Watch" list from 2021-2023 in Litigation and Labor & Employment Law.

The Challenger Connection is Back!

Mar 24, 2022 — Benchmark the Future of the Workplace with HR & Business Leaders



The HR Executive Alliance is an invitation-only community of human resources leaders offering members access to valuable networking and informative events. If you're a Philadelphia-area-based senior HR leader and are interested in joining click here to learn our membership activities and joining criteria.




HREA Night at the Sixers

Join your HREA Colleagues in the Marsh McLennan Agency Suite for a night out at the Wells Fargo Center as the 76ers take on the Cleveland Cavaliers! Only 20 spots are available - first come, first serve! Register today!


HREA Legal Update

Please join us on the morning of March 14th for an in-person legal update with Greenberg Traurig Labor & Employment Shareholder Kelly Bunting and Associate Malcolm Ingram as they discuss various new employment laws of note and what else to expect in the labor & employment space in 2023.



From Our Members

“As a Human Resource professional, you are invited to a number of seminars and networking events. The challenge is finding those that provide the best opportunity for professional development, exchanging best practices and engaging in high quality networking with peers. After attending the Human Resources Executive Alliance event, I can tell you that they have it mastered. Having the opportunity to hear first hand perspectives from the CEO of one the largest healthcare systems in the region was priceless. The HREA is the premiere networking alliance for Human Resources."

Douglas McLaughlin, Crown Cork & Seal

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