TEMPE, Ariz., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Fire, security and life safety services provider Telgian Corporation today announced Steven R. Smith has joined Telgian as vice president of human resources. Smith brings a strong background in business operations, human resources, psychology and human behavior, business consulting and training and development to the role. Smith assumes the position formerly held by Craig P. Remsburg who, after nine years with the company, remains to concentrate specifically on training, consulting and special projects.
Smith has more than 15 years of experience in human resources working in a variety of industries, including global manufacturing, oil and gas, transportation and logistics. At Telgian, Smith will be responsible for leading human resources, safety and health initiatives, aligning human capital with business strategy, adoption of best practices, and attraction, development and retention of associates. Previously, he served as director of human resources at Clean Harbors, Inc., where he was responsible for driving human resources functions across more than 60 sites in the U.S., Canada and Trinidad/Tobago.
"Steve will be a great asset to the Telgian team and our mission to help save lives and property," said Jim Tomes, president at Telgian. "His professional background, combined with his experience in a variety of industries ranging from global manufacturing to oil and gas to transportation and logistics will enhance our goals and development. That, combined with his incredibly unique experience as a former top-producing commercial fisherman, assures me he can interact effectively at absolutely every level of the organization."
Smith graduated from Colorado Christian University with a Bachelor of Science in human resources and organizational management. He is also the author of Lessons from the Sea and lives in Phoenix, Arizona.
About Telgian Corporation
Telgian is a worldwide provider of comprehensive fire, security, life safety consulting and engineering/design services. Telgian partners with clients to produce innovative solutions that reduce exposure to loss from fire and disasters. The result is productive, profitable environments that keep businesses safe and compliant. To learn more about Telgian visit http://www.telgian.com/.
SOURCE Telgian Corporation