IRVINE, Calif., June 3, 2015 – HireRight, a leading provider of global employment screening and drug and health testing solutions, has named Dawn Hirsch as chief human resources officer (CHRO). Hirsch brings more than 20 years of experience leading human resources teams in organizational effectiveness, acquisition and integration strategies, culture change and transformation, and talent acquisition for large, global companies. As CHRO at HireRight, she’ll focus on attracting, developing, and advancing talent across the company.
“We are thrilled to have someone with Dawn’s track record and expertise join HireRight. We are accelerating our growth by bringing in top talent and her ability to develop and recruit top notch-teams is second to none,” said John Fennelly, chief executive officer, HireRight. “As CHRO, Dawn will not only help build our long-term people strategies, but she will also represent us in the broader HR community.”
Previously, Hirsch served as senior vice president of human resources for inVentiv Health, a global provider of clinical, commercial and consulting services. She also held HR leadership positions at Lend Lease and Thomson Reuters.
“HireRight is an established market leader in the background screening industry and I’m excited to join the team,” said Hirsch. “HireRight demonstrates an unmatched focus on technology innovations, global service capabilities, and especially candidate experience – a critical element for our customers as the job market becomes more and more of a job seeker’s market. I look forward to helping advance the company, and its employees, through its accelerated growth.”
Hirsch received her bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of Massachusetts.
HireRight delivers global background checks, drug testing and employment verification services through an innovative platform to help companies hire the right candidates, so they can grow successfully, and efficiently — no matter their size or where they operate. HireRight offers a comprehensive screening solution that can be tailored to the unique needs of the organization, giving enterprises peace of mind about their people and processes. HireRight’s platform can be integrated with existing HR platforms, making it easy to use and giving candidates the best possible experience.
HireRight has headquarters in Irvine, CA, with offices across the globe. Learn more at www.HireRight.com.
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