The Heldrich Center for Workforce Development recently held the second annual John J. Heldrich Distinguished Leadership Awards to recognize and honor the accomplishments and achievements of individuals, businesses, and philanthropy to the state of New Jersey. The awards are named in honor of John J. Heldrich, a visionary and distinguished business and civic leader and founding chairman of the Heldrich Center’s national advisory board.
The recipients were:
- Dennis Bone in recognition of his leadership as a member of the Heldrich Center’s national advisory board and for his steadfast commitment to strengthening New Jersey’s workforce system.
- PNC Bank for its longstanding commitment to providing excellent service and financial expertise to people, businesses, and communities in New Jersey.
- RWJBarnabas Health in recognition of its vision and commitment to advancing the health and wellness of New Jersey’s families.
- United Way of Northern New Jersey for its dedication to seeking solutions that bring about long-term, sustainable, and positive change in the education, income, and health of New Jersey’s most vulnerable families.
View photos from the awards ceremony.
Recipients of the inaugural John J. Heldrich Distinguished Leadership Awards were: Kessler Foundation, NJM Insurance Group, New Jersey Resources, the Philip and Tammy Murphy Family Foundation, and William J. Palatucci.