BLR Launches Professional Development Network for Hospitality Industry HR Leaders

BLR® – Business & Legal Resources, a leading provider of employment law compliance and training solutions for HR, has launched a new professional network called HR Executive Roundtable | Hospitality.

HR Executive Roundtable | Hospitality facilitates the sharing of ideas, best practices, benchmarking data, experiences, and cost-saving ideas among senior Human Resources leaders in restaurant, lodging, and travel verticals.

PhillipsThe Roundtable’s Executive Director is John B. Phillips, Jr., a leading employment law attorney who has served as General Counsel for a national full-service restaurant company and is a frequent speaker and trainer at national workplace events. In addition to private-channel communication and online resources, the Roundtable hosts an annual retreat allowing members the opportunity to interact with peer professionals.

“The hospitality industry has its own set of unique HR management challenges, and the Roundtable will allow top-level leaders to learn new approaches to solving them,” said Dan Oswald, CEO of BLR. “In addition to peer contacts, members will benefit from original research and expert advice, leading to more informed decisions.”

The relationships developed through membership in the Roundtable lead to open dialogue and sharing of ideas and best practices, allowing members to make the best decisions for shaping the strategic direction of their organizations. To learn more, visit