Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Chief Talent Officer
New York-based business-process outsourcing provider Williams Lea appointed John Hovnanian as its senior vice president of human resources and chief talent officer.
He previously served as vice president of human resources and regional compliance officer for the Americas region of Deutsche Post DHL Global Forwarding. Prior to that, he served as that company's vice president of human resources for North America. Before joining Deutsche Post DHL, Hovnanian served as an HR executive for several major U.S. corporations, including The Hartford and Pitney Bowes.
He holds a master's degree in labor relations and HR management from the University of New Haven (Conn.) and a bachelor's degree in political science from the State University of New York at New Paltz.