Parts Now! Names New Vice President of Human Resources4 Jun, 2008
Parts Now! Names New Vice President of Human Resources
MIDDLETON, WI (May 28, 2008) — Parts Now! has promoted Bernie Stoudt to vice president of human resources. Stoudt joined the company as a director in 2007. She brings an extensive background in personnel and change management, having worked in a number of companies which were experiencing rapid growth. In her new role, Stoudt will be responsible for employee development and training, recruitment and retention, employee relations, compensation management and compliance.
According to Parts Now! CEO Bruce Hagan, “I’m delighted Bernie will join our executive team. Her expertise in change management will be invaluable to us and I look forward to Bernie’s leadership role as we drive a culture of continuous improvement across Parts Now!.”
Previously she was responsible for all facets of human resources for JT Packard, Inc. in Verona, Wis. During her tenure, Stoudt managed personnel growth from 30 employees in a handful of states to 270 employees in over 30 states as the company’s revenue simultaneously increased tenfold. Prior to her work at JT Packard, Stoudt utilized her management and accounting skills at Certegy, Inc., a credit card processor.
Stoudt attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). She and her husband reside in Madison, Wis.