EMERYVILLE, Calif. — April 15, 2019 — Streamlinevents, a leading meetings management company, welcomes Shelly Sutton to the organization as Vice President, Human Resources, effective immediately. In her role Sutton will provide strategic leadership for human resources, working collaboratively across the organization to recruit and retain staff of the highest caliber. She will also support members of the employee community on everything from benefits and compensation to employee relations, wellness and professional development.
President and CEO of streamlinevents Annette Chinn said that Sutton’s focus on helping people thrive makes her a perfect fit for the organization at a critical time in its growth. “Shelly believes she’s adding something important to the world when she plays a role in building a workplace that helps employees thrive, add value and be recognized for their contributions. As our employee base continues to expand, we’re excited to welcome a new member to our management team who places a strong emphasis on employee welfare and maintaining our collaborative culture.”
Sutton comes to streamlinevents with nearly two decades of experience in human resource management. Most recently, she served as Human Resources Leader at Stanford Health Care, part of Stanford Medicine, a leading academic health system. At streamlinevents she looks forward to the opportunity to apply her expertise in organizational engagement and culture.
“I feel incredibly lucky to be joining streamlinevents and their fantastic team of creative professionals during a time of significant growth,” Sutton said. “Streamlinevents has a unique culture of excellence-both internally and externally and I am thrilled to become a part of that impressive tradition. I welcome the opportunity to take the reins and build on the great work environment already in place while optimizing the people experience in a diverse, inclusive workplace.”
Sutton has a degree in HR Management from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and has earned the distinguished Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and SHRM-CP certifications.