DENVER, CO., November 2, 2018 – The Laramar Group, a national real estate investment and property management corporation, announced today that Amy Smith will assume the position of Vice President of Human Resources effective November 5, 2018. Ms. Smith will develop and implement The Laramar Group's HR strategy for an employee base of 600+ over multiple states to include benefit strategy, program implementation and maintenance, and policy creation and communication, while overseeing all talent acquisition for multiple markets.
Ms. Smith previously lead the growth and development of LONG Building Technologies – Littleton, CO, as HR Director from 2011, where she successfully managed and implemented multiple HR systems, benefit administration systems, compensation platforms, and wellness platforms to support company programs for an employee base of 400+ over 8 states.
As Vice President of Human Resources at The Laramar Group, Ms. Smith will assume responsibility for directing all of Laramar's HR systems, while developing her vision of a culture that, “communicates the company's values and is scalable in its communication and impact to be something that affects the day-to-day, from the corporate office to the properties across the United States.”
“In an industry like real estate and property management, I would view a strong culture, able to withstand the ebb and flow of the business and provide support to new and tenured employees alike, paramount to employee engagement and satisfaction,” commented Ms. Smith.
Ms. Smith holds a Master of Business Administration, Business to Business Marketing, from University of Colorado Denver. During her 13 years of service in the human resources industry, Ms. Smith has been a driving force of ingenuity, leadership and management throughout her career. With that and her innovative and entrepreneurial spirit, Ms. Smith's objective is to lead The Laramar Group and its people to build an outstanding company culture and to recruit and retain some of the best talents in the industry; resulting in strong employee loyalty and low turnover.
About The Laramar Group
Founded in 1989, Laramar has grown from a small real estate investment company to a vertically integrated and distinguished national real estate investment and property management corporation with a multi-billion-dollar portfolio.
Heather Wendt (on behalf of The Laramar Group)