Fri Nov 30, 2018
Author: RV News Staff
Emporia, Kan.-based Hopkins Manufacturing Corp. appoints Duke R. Vair as Vice President of Human Resources and Chief Human Resources Officer.
Vair previously held a similar position at Brakebush Brothers Inc., a food processing, trucking and logistics company. Previously, Vair was also VP of Human Resources at AG Processing, a soybean oil and biofuels manufacturing company. Vair graduated with a B.S. in business form the University of Nebraska and holds an additional degree in Computer Science and Management Information Systems from Metropolitan Community College in Omaha.
“We are pleased to have Duke join our team at Hopkins, President and CEO Bradley Kraft says. “His experience in building high performing cultures, teamwork, talent management, employee engagement and acquisitions, along with his exceptional overall HR background, will be invaluable to position him to lead Human Resources and our strategic culture growth initiative.”