HR Professional Jen Ladd Joins Elliott Bay Design Group
Jen Ladd, new part-time HR director at Elliott Bay Design Group.
Photo Courtesy of Elliott Bay Design Group
Brings nearly two decades' experience to her new role
Seattle (5/13/14) – Elliott Bay Design Group, a leading Seattle-based Naval Architect and Marine Engineering firm with offices in New Orleans and Ketchikan, announced today that it has hired Jen Ladd to head up its human resources department. Ladd, formerly a consultant for the firm, brings more than 18 years of experience to her new role as part-time HR director.
Ladd’s background includes management development, succession planning, employee engagement, and change management, as well as training and coaching. As HR Director, Ladd's responsibilities will include the formal establishment of EBDG's human resources department as well as facilitating recruitment and talent acquisition as the company continues to expand. Ladd is a graduate of Duke University and a member of Association for Talent Development Society for Human Resource Management and the International Coach Federation, Washington State Chapter.
"EBDG is excited about the expertise Jen brings to the table," stated President Joe Pritting. "As our dedicated HR professional, she will play a vital role in helping guide the company through the next phase of its growth. We're proud to welcome her as a vital player on our team."
ABOUT ELLIOTT BAY DESIGN GROUP
Elliott Bay Design Group LLC (EBDG) is an employee-owned company with offices in Seattle, New Orleans and Ketchikan that provides unparalleled naval architecture, marine engineering and production support services to owners, operators and shipyards across the country. With a focus on responsiveness, EBDG delivers designs that are better to build and better to operate.
For more information, please visit www.ebdg.com