April 24-30, 2011: Administrative Professionals WeekDate: April 24, 2011 - April 30, 2011
April 27, 2011: Administrative Professionals Day
Time: All Day Event
WHEREAS, according to the U.S. Department of Labor, there are more than 4.1 million administrative assistants, secretaries, executive assistants and office managers working in our nation today; and,
WHEREAS, because of their discipline and organizational skills, administrative professionals contribute to the overall efficiency and effectiveness of any office environment; and,
WHEREAS, Administrative Professionals Week and Day has been officially recognized and celebrated since 1952; and,
WHEREAS, during this week, we join with employers to recognize the many contributions of administrative professionals in Michigan, thanking them for their dedicated service to business and government;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Rick Snyder, Governor of Michigan, do hereby proclaim April 24 through April 30, 2011 as Administrative Professionals Week, and Wednesday, April 27, 2011 as Administrative Professionals Day in Michigan.