WOW! Appoints David Brunick as Chief Human Resources Officer

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.Jan. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW) today announced that David Brunick will join the company as the Chief Human Resources Officer. Brunick will start his position on February 6th, 2018 and will report to Teresa Elder, CEO of WOW!.

Brunick comes to WOW! with more than 30 years of human resources management experience in the cable and telecommunications industry. Most recently as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at Adelphia Communications, Brunick oversaw more than 14,000 employees. Previously, Brunick served as Senior Vice President-Human Resources for AT&T Broadband with responsibility for the human resources function for 40,000 employees.

Brunick holds a Master’s degree in Management and Organizations and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Colorado. In addition, he is a Doctor of Behavioral Health and has a Master’s degree in Marriage, Family and Child Therapy.


Hopkins Names Patrick Tuttle To Vice President And Chief Human Resources Officer

Hopkins Manufacturing Corp. announced the addition of Pat Tuttle as vice president and chief human resources officer. Tuttle will lead and direct all human resource-related activities for Hopkins at its 10 locations around the world.

Most recently, Tuttle was the vice president of human resources and strategic business partner for Reichhold LLC, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of unsaturated polyester resins.

Tuttle’s extensive educational background includes a bachelor of arts degree in business (BBA), with a concentration in human resource management and a Master of Business Administration degree, both from the University of Toledo.


Office rentals in Malaysia are tenant favourable

According to Cushman & Wakefield’s latest Asia Pacific Office Forecast 2018, development activity is projected to continue keeping availability in Kuala Lumpur relatively high this year. With available office stock, the market might hint being tenant favourable for those in Malaysia. On the other hand, Singapore leans towards its landlords’ favour.

With that said, Singapore’s rent is expected to grow at 9-10% in 2018. In fact, rent in Singapore is one of the region’s fastest growing among core markets in 2018.


Previous Next Pay raise approved for county human resources director

After meeting in closed session Wednesday, the Oneida County Labor Relations and Employee Services Committee approved an annual salary increase of around $2,000 for county human resources director Lisa Charbarneau.

Charbarneau, who will be at the county’s pay grade “S” at step “8” effective Jan. 13, will receive an annual salary of $84,896, an increase of around 2.5 percent.


Angela Ridge Named Vice President, Human Resources for CFI

JOPLIN, Mo.Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — CFI, a North American full-truckload carrier and division of TFI International Inc., today announced the appointment of Angela Ridge to the position of Vice President, Human Resources, reporting to CFI President Tim Staroba. Ridge’s experience and expertise within the transportation and logistics industry will create immediate value and forward momentum, strengthening CFI.

Ridge was most recently the Corporate Education Strategist for Oregon State University, where she was responsible for the university’s corporate training programs and staff development initiatives, including the implementation of an institutional-wide learning management system.


Navy’s Human Resources Community Recognizes Junior Officers of the Year

Washington, DC – The Chief of Naval Personnel recognized the 2017 active duty and Selected Reserve Human Resources (HR) community junior officers of the year, Friday.

Lt. Cmdr. Scott Bennie is the active duty recipient and Lt. Cmdr. Carl Pearson is the Selected Reserve recipient for the 2017 award.


Planet Home Lending adds Kimberly Grandy as VP of human resources LENDING Planet Home Lending adds Kimberly Grandy as VP of human resources

Planet Home Lending has announced that Kimberly Grandy has joined the lender and servicer as its new vice president of human resources.

Most recently, Grandy was a part of J.G. Wentworth‘s home lending division, where she revamped the performance management system and created policies and procedures that enabled the company to onboard employees faster and in compliance.

City welcomes Keri Smith as new Human Resources Specialist

–On Nov 27, the City of Paso Robles welcomed Keri Smith as the new Human Resources Specialist to the Administrative services Department. Smith was raised in Apple Valley, CA, and obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources (HR) Management from San Diego State University in 2010. Smith has since worked in many HR capacities, most recently as Human Resources Generalist for Hogue Tool and Machine, Inc.


Broward Health Appoints New Corporate Chief Human Resources Officer

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Broward Health has announced the addition of Kiera Page, MLER as the new corporate chief human resources officer.

“We are pleased to be welcoming Kiera to the Broward Health team. With her background and experience, we are confident she will help build effective relationships with all levels of management and employees,” said Beverly Capasso, interim president and CEO of Broward Health.

Page has a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Kean University in Union, New Jersey and a Master of Labor & Employment Relations from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey.


Smetana named to Human Resources role

Erik Smetana has been named executive director for compensation and talent for Vanderbilt University Human Resources. Smetana, most recently associate vice president and deputy chief HR officer for the University of Missouri system, will join Vanderbilt Human Resources on Jan. 3 and will help lead strategic and operating initiatives that seamlessly integrate HR’s consulting functions involving job design, classification, compensation, candidate sourcing, and hiring to help ensure that hiring units across campus can recruit and retain great employees.

Smetana is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) as well as the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR), and he sits on the research advisory committee of the national board of CUPA-HR.