“Vicki holds one of the most vital positions within the IDEAL organization,” said Jim James, CEO, President, and Vice Chairman of the Board of IDEAL INDUSTRIES,INC. “We are fortunate to have someone of her high caliber and expertise leading our global human resource programs and initiatives.”
In her new role, Ms. Slomka will lead the company’s worldwide human resources organization across all IDEAL business units and its 1200 employees. Her responsibilities include overseeing the development and execution of human resource policies, programs, and services, as well as global employee relations, compensation, recruitment and retention, and succession planning. In addition, she will lead in the development of long range HR strategies and goals critical to the company’s success.
Ms. Slomka brings a wealth of distinguished executive leadership experience to her new role. Since 2008, she has been Chief Human Resources Officer for Elkay Manufacturing, a worldwide manufacturer of cabinets, sinks, faucets, water coolers and bottle filling stations. Prior to joining Elkay, from 1999 to 2008, she served as Group Vice President of Human Resources at Newell Rubbermaid. Earlier, she was Human Resources Manager for Moen Incorporated and Waldorf Corporation. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Human Resources from the University of Illinois in Chicago.
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