Please call the hotel below to get the NCSHRM discounted rate for your reservation:

Hotel Name


Phone Number

Rate taxes not included

Distance to Conference Center

Best Western Hickory

1520 13th Avenue Dr. SE Hickory, NC 28602

(828) 323-1150

$88.00 exterior entry, $93.00 interior entry

.3 miles

Courtyard by Marriott

1946 13th Avenue Dr. SE Hickory, NC 28602

(828) 267-2100


.1 miles

Crowne Plaza

1385 Lenoir Rhyne Blvd. SE Hickory, NC 28602

(828) 323-1000


.5 miles

Fairfield Inn & Suites

1950 13th Avenue Dr. SE Hickory, NC 28602

(828) 431-3000


.2 miles

Hampton Inn by Hilton

1956 13th Avenue Dr. SE Hickory, NC 28602

(828) 624-2000


.2 miles

Hilton Garden Inn

1320 17th Street Dr. SE Hickory, NC 28602

(828) 327-1000


.3 miles



Volunteer Info/FAQs/Contact Us



Why be a VolunLEADER?  Because we can’t do it without you! We love our VolunLEADERS!

It’s the best way to give back to the HR profession! We are seeking many leaders to lend a hand in helping make this conference the best yet!

We will have volunteer spots that are limited to a one hour time frame and some that are longer based on your desire and abilities. Volunteer opportunities will range from speaker introductions, conference ambassadors, registration and silent auction supporters, etc.

Our volunteers will get access to the Volunteer Green Room and an awesome VolunLeader conference shirt!

We appreciate you sharing your passion and talents at the conference and helping to advance our profession! We’re going to have lots of fun in Hickory - where Collaboration is Well Crafted!

Please click HERE to let us know of your are interested in being a VolunLEADER!


What should I wear?
Comfort is the name of the game at this year’s conference, including shoes! Hickory Metro Convention Center is large venue with lots of walking.
 My question is not listed here. Whom do I contact?
 E-mail us with questions or for more information. We look forward to seeing you in Hickory!

NCSHRM 2019 Conference