OBXtek promotes Sharon Harrington to Chief Human Resources Officer
McLean, VA, August 28, 2020 – OBXtek Inc. has promoted Sharon Harrington to Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). In this role, Ms. Harrington will be responsible for all aspects of our human resources strategy, including talent management, leadership development, and compensation and benefits. She will continue to build a culture that attracts, retains, and develops the best talent.
"Since joining OBXtek five years ago, it has been a privilege to lead the HR, recruiting, and security teams," said Sharon Harrington. "I have been continuously inspired by all our employees who work hard each day to support our customers. I look forward to building on the company's recent successes and helping lead OBXtek into the future."
Ms. Harrington joined OBXtek over five years ago and quickly moved into senior leadership roles, where she implemented an HR information system, a learning management system, and an applicant tracking system. These initiatives resulted in increased support for our employees and assisted in corporate growth. Recently, she led the efforts in quickly establishing comprehensive policies and additional support to employees in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Sharon has been a champion in supporting our employees,” said Dale Spencer, OBXtek president and chief executive officer. “Her leadership and dedication during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic have resulted in an employee-focused response that ensured our personnel have the resources they need.”