(December 3, 2012) HOUSTON, TX – Seamans & Associates announced today that Human Resource expert Robyn Brend has joined the firm as Senior HR Consultant and Benefits Director. In this position, Brend will utilize her extensive knowledge and expertise in Benefits, Payroll, HR Systems Implementations/Conversions, Mergers/Acquisitions, SOX Compliance and Budget Management to advise and support Seamans clients in efficiently and effectively leveraging their human capital.
According to Libby Seamans, CEO of the firm, “I am thrilled with the addition of Robyn to our team, and how her expertise will position Seamans as a full service management firm. With today’s uncertain climate, businesses are looking to firms such as ours to gain access to experts without having to add to their payroll. Robyn’s knowledge gained through years of experience in the areas of Human Resource Management is exceptional, and will add tremendous value to the work we do for our clients.”
Brend has 30+ years’ experience in human resources with specific expertise in benefits and payroll management of over 15 years. She has worked with both Regional and Super Regional banks in critical HR management positions. Her accomplishments includes the creation of a comprehensive employee benefits program, and a payroll and HRIS system for a workforce that grew from 300 to 2,400 employees, as well as the successful integration of benefits and payroll from six acquisitions in Houston and Dallas markets. Additionally, she developed and managed the benefits and payroll Sarbanes Oxley control environments resulting in high internal control scores which exceeded federal reporting standards.
Prior to joining Seamans & Associates, Brend was Manager of Employee Benefits and Payroll at COMERICA BANK (FORMERLY STERLING BANCSHARES, INC.)
About Seamans & Associates
Seamans & Associates LLC is a management consulting firm that helps companies achieve the new definition of success-operating at optimal efficiency: generating the greatest amount of revenue possible while maintaining the highest level of client and employee loyalty. They provide the tools, training, and action needed to support a stronger and more sustainable business model. Seamans’ is led by founder and CEO Libby Seamans, and is headquartered in Houston, TX. They can be reached at www.seamansandassociates.com or 281.993.4898