Tri-State Home Furnishings Association (Tri-State HFA) announced that it will honor Kenneth R. Gilberg, shareholder at Flaster/Greenberg PC, with the 2013 Humanitarian Award at their annual awards dinner later this year.
The Humanitarian Award is given to Tri-State HFA members who demonstrate a strong commitment to public service and are deeply devoted to supporting local charities. Mr. Gilberg has been an active member of the Tri-State HFA for several years and serves as the organizations preferred legal counsel.
Earlier this year, Mr. Gilberg was named the recipient of the 2013 Gold Medallion Honoree by Golden Slipper Club and Charities, a non-profit organization aimed at supporting programs and services for the Greater Philadelphia area’s youth, needy and elderly. He is also the recipient of the 2010 Jewish Business Network Leadership Award from the Jewish Business Network, a project of the Jewish Heritage Programs dedicated to the success of the Jewish professional community, fostering both professional and personal development, while also helping affirm the members' Jewish identify.
Mr. Gilberg serves as co-chair of the Flaster/Greenberg’s Automotive Industry Group, and is a member of the firm's Labor and Employment Practice Group. He represents primarily employers in a broad range of employment, labor, and human resources issues. He is an experienced practitioner representing management before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, National Labor Relations Board, Department of Labor and other administrative agencies.
The Tri-State HFA awards dinner will be held on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at Crowne Plaza on City Line Avenue in Philadelphia, PA. For further information on attending this event, contact Cathy Reed, CHR at (215) 646-5831.
About Tri-State: Tri-State HFA encompasses eastern Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and Delaware with members in most segments of the home furnishings industry. Retailers, representatives, as well as manufacturers and others in services and allied industries are invited to join the association for the networking opportunities, as well as various discount opportunities beneficial to industry members.
- Kenneth Gilberg