DALLAS, TX, March 2021 – Hotchkiss Insurance is pleased to announce the promotion of Heather Etheredge to vice president of human resources, effective immediately.
Etheredge will serve on the executive leadership team with a focus on developing and implementing the agency's strategic organizational plans. Her expanded responsibilities will include oversight of all HR initiatives, including workforce management, talent acquisition and development, and the organization's compensation and benefits administration. Etheredge brings 23 years of human resources experience, including 16 years at Hotchkiss where she previously served as human resources director. Throughout her tenure, she has made many significant contributions by providing HR leadership, strategy and support to all areas of the company.
Hotchkiss has regularly received local and national awards for employee engagement and workplace culture, including Dallas Morning News Top 100 Places to Work, the Houston Business Journal’s Best Places to Work, and the Insurance Journal’s Best Agencies to Work For.
"I look forward to Heather's continued and elevated leadership as she keeps Hotchkiss on the cutting edge as an employer of choice in the state of Texas. She plays a critical part in our agency's strategic growth and will help take our agency to new levels," said CFO Greg Hotchkiss.
Founded in 1975, Hotchkiss Insurance is an independent insurance agency offering a range of insurance services including business insurance, employee benefits consulting, personal insurance and surety bonds with locations in Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and San Antonio, Texas.