Financial services blazes bright HR trail

by BN30 Oct 2012

Heritage Bank and Credit Union Australia were amongst other broker lenders honoured at Key Media's annual HR Awards extravaganza last week.

Heritage Bank took out the coveted Australian HR Team of the Year award, while Credit Union Australia's chief executive Chris Whitehead received the HR Champion award for his promotion of the HR discipline.

Citibank also featured on the night, attaining recognition for having Australia's best health and wellbeing strategy.

Other organisations recognised on the night in a range of categories included Microsoft and BHP Billiton.

The Australian HR Awards brings together industry leaders to celebrate excellence in the HR profession, recognising individuals, teams and companies for their outstanding achievements in people management.

Over 750 HR professionals attended the event last Friday, which was held at The Westin in Sydney.