Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 15, 2006
The International Association for Human Resource Information Management (IHRIM) has announced James E. Spoor, President and Founder of SPECTRUM Human Resource Systems Corporation, as a recipient of the IHRIM 2006 Summit Award. Spoor will receive the award during the opening session at IHRIM’s 26th Annual Conference in Washington D.C., April 10, 2006.
The Summit Award recognizes IHRIM members who have made significant, long-term contributions to the advancement of the association’s mission and goals and have facilitated the exchange of ideas, solutions and knowledge sharing related to the effective use of technology in the human resource function, according to IHRIM.
Upon being informed of the award, Spoor said, “I am flattered, honored, and humbled to be selected for this award. It is a privilege and honor to be included with the elite and select group of industry pioneers, trailblazers, and thought leaders who have advanced the state of the art within the HR systems industry and who have contributed in meaningful ways to the growth of IHRIM as the leading educational and knowledge sharing resource for the industry.”
About James E. Spoor
Jim Spoor is Founder and President of Spectrum Human Resource Systems Corporation. Prior to forming Spectrum in 1984, Jim had a very successful career that covered more than 25 years in line management and global HR operations with respected Fortune 500 corporations in the energy, high tech, and food processing industries. During his career, Jim has earned a reputation as a respected visionary, pioneer, and innovator who focuses on exploiting technology to address strategic business issues. Jim has authored many articles, been a contributing author to several professional handbooks and textbooks, and has been a frequent speaker and panelist on diverse topics including HR, HR systems, entrepreneurism, and emerging trends in technology. He is a frequent speaker and panelist at HR related conferences.
Spoor has also served on a number of philanthropic, commercial and association boards of directors including the IHRIM Board of Directors and IHRIM’s Steering Committee for the Global Special Interest Group.
About Spectrum Human Resource Systems Corp.
Spectrum, founded in 1984, is a leading provider of high functionality web and desktop-based HR and workforce management software. In addition to its respected software systems that address the needs of high expectation employers, Spectrum also provides its clients with the full range of product related services including system planning, implementation, training, system customization, data conversion and system consulting services. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Spectrum can be reached at 800-334-5660 or at http://www.spectrumhr.com.
For 25 years, IHRIM, the International Association for Human Resource Information Management, has been the leading resource that HR technology professionals turn to for industry news, knowledge and networking. Formed from informal gatherings when HR and IT professionals found themselves needing assistance, IHRIM has become the world’s leading clearinghouse for the HRMS industry. Today, IHRIM is a community of experts -- a dynamic group of practitioners, vendors, consultants, students and faculty that continues to grow, not just in numbers, but in its scope of knowledge and information. http://www.IHRIM.org.
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