INDIANA FIBER NETWORK HIRES DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES
INDIANAPOLIS (February 12, 2018) – Technology service provider Indiana Fiber Network (IFN) announces today that Susan Hofer has joined the company as director of human resources. Ms. Hofer will be based in Indianapolis at IFN’s corporate office and will be responsible for directing the company’s human resources strategy and managing all talent-related functions.
“Susan Hofer brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the Indiana Fiber Network team,” said Jim Turner, chief executive officer of IFN. “Technology businesses such as ours need to attract and retain talent in a very competitive employment market. Having someone with Susan’s strategic vision and proven track record for helping to build high performance teams will be invaluable as Indiana Fiber Network continues to grow.”
Ms. Hofer brings over 25 years of experience in human resources to her new role at IFN. Most recently, she served as vice president of human resources and corporate communications at FULLBEAUTY Brands, a comprehensive resource for plus-size women and men.
While at FULLBEAUTY Brands, Ms. Hofer led a team of managers and professionals in human resources and communications responsibilities, including compensation, performance management, training and development, associate relations, and internal corporate communications. Throughout her career, she has also held significant human resources positions at First Indiana Bank and Hyatt Hotels.
“Throughout my career, I’ve prided myself on my ability to hire, develop and motivate skilled professionals from a variety of backgrounds and throughout numerous industries,” said Susan Hofer. “I look forward to immersing myself within the technology service industry and continuing to drive Indiana Fiber Network’s strategic human resources plan.”
In addition to Ms. Hofer’s professional experience, she comes to IFN with several industry professional credentials, including Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), Society of Human Resources Management Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP), and Certified Compensation Professional (CCP). Ms. Hofer also sits on the board of directors for Dress for Success Indianapolis.
Ms. Hofer graduated from the University of Colorado with a B.S. in Human Resources Management and Michigan State University with a Master of Business Administration.