Baltimore, MD (November 8, 2011) – Roadnet Technologies, the Baltimore-based vehicle routing and fleet management technology company, has selected Malcolm Hooker as Director, Human Resources. He was formerly Director, Human Resources for the American Israel Public Affairs Committee.
In his new position with the transportation logistics company, Mr. Hooker will direct the day-to-day operations of the Human Resources department and oversee the implementation of all corporate personnel policies involving employment, including the recruitment and hiring of new employees. Mr. Hooker will also devise and execute employee benefit and retirement programs, oversee legal compliance initiatives and implement performance management and evaluation programs.
Mr. Hooker brings more than twenty years of diversified business experience to Roadnet Technologies, including the past eleven in the human resources sector. He also spent more than seven years with Vertis Communications as Group Director, Human Resources.
Mr. Hooker earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Old Dominion University and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from Loyola College in Maryland. He presently resides in Ellicott City, Maryland.
“This represents a key hire for our company as we intend to continually recruit a steady stream of experienced professionals to our organization to maintain our strong sales and operational momentum,” stated Len Kennedy, Chief Executive Officer of Roadnet Technologies, a leader in fleet management software. “We have extreme confidence in Malcolm’s ability to direct our human resources efforts in our goal of attracting and retaining employee talent with specialized skill sets,” he added.
Founded in 1983, Roadnet Technologies was acquired by United Parcel Service in 1986 and was known as UPS Logistics Technologies for more than 25 years. Thoma Bravo, LLC, a $4 billion private equity firm headquartered in San Francisco, purchased the UPS division in late 2010 and re-established the corporate name.
Today, Roadnet Technologies provides worldwide fleet management software tools and GPS tracking solutions for hundreds of thousands of vehicles in a broad range of industries such as foodservice, beverage, paper, medical, waste management, textile and energy. Roadnet’s fleet management applications and logistics software provides strategic territory and street-level route plans, multi-stop vehicle routing and scheduling, wireless dispatch, vehicle telematics, fuel management, and real-time vehicle GPS tracking.
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