Recognition Professionals International (RPI) honored Roy Saunderson, CRP, chief learning officer, Engage2Excel, with the RPI Harkins Education Award. The award was presented at the IMA Summit Awards program last night at The Cliff Lodge, Snowbird, Utah.
This award is given by the RPI Board of Directors to recognize members who have provided leadership and commitment to RPI’s education initiatives.
Roy Saunderson, CRP, chief learning officer, Engage2Excel, has dedicated his career to being an educator, speaker, and consultant on employee recognition. He founded the Recognition Management Institute in 1996 to show leaders and managers how to give “Real Recognition for Real Results.” Through acquisitions, Roy is now the Chief Learning Officer at Engage2Excel. He has also been an active RPI member, leading many webinars and breakout sessions at conferences. Saunderson is an active member of the RPI Recognition Committee, always providing great feedback as a judge, and offering to mentor or coach any companies that submit and did not meet the standards.