George Rivera III

SVP Commercial & Enterprise Sales

George Rivera III serves as the Senior Vice President of Commercial and Enterprise Sales at the Society for Human Resource Management. He is responsible for broadening the awareness of SHRM's mission to enhance workforce development by building and strengthening partnerships with some of the largest enterprise organizations across the globe. In addition to helping bring to market the top ideas and innovations through our reach, representing all things workplace, workers, and work.

George is a proven business development thought leader who places a deep emphasis on people, with more than 15 years of experience building and scaling highly productive, results-driven sales organizations. Prior to joining SHRM George spent over a decade honing his expertise in HCM cloud technology, retirement, insurance, and other employee benefits, as well as HR services and PEO offerings as he led sales efforts of Paychex Inc., a top HR consulting organization. In addition to business-growth responsibilities, George also led critical cross-functional company initiatives throughout much of the organization including Learning and Development, Marketing and Lead Generation, Finance, and Talent Acquisition, but the most rewarding experience, by far, was his service on the board for the annual United Way Campaign.

George Rivera III recognizes that strong leaders build strong businesses and strong businesses build strong communities. George is firm believer in focusing on strategic growth for all partners.


Roles at SHRM

  • SVP Commercial & Enterprise Sales

    Current role

My work style

How I prefer to work

Qualities I value in my colleagues

Sign up to see more about the team at SHRM

My pet peeves

My communication style

Org chart

Direct reports

No reports


No teams