Kenyon Announces Continued Momentum by Accelerating Staff Growth in 2018
Bracknell, 8 June 2018 – Kenyon International Emergency Services, the global leader in disaster management, announced today an acceleration of investment in its workforce through internal promotions and the expansion of their full-time staff. The investment will build on Kenyon’s dedication to providing employees with opportunities for professional growth and offering clients unequivocal disaster support.
Staff promotions and placements are as follows:
Samuel Bunney, promoted to Commercial Services Manager, is now responsible for leading the UK commercial department, driving a strategic approach to accommodate new growth, as well as managing existing accounts.
Shona Day, promoted to Operations Specialist, will be primarily responsible for maintaining readiness of Kenyon’s global equipment and resources, while overseeing the maintenance and care of Kenyon’s UK response inventory and warehouse functions.
Iwan Witt, promoted to Operations Manager, is now responsible for the Consultancy Program, overseeing CMC operations and managing crossover projects between global consultancy and operations, such as the Pike River Mine Recovery Project in New Zealand.
Jeffrey Novosad, promoted to Operations Manager, is now responsible for maintaining and deploying equipment from the US warehouse facility. Jeff also overseas any tasks related to operations such as personal effects management, procuring new equipment and optimizing procedures.
Santo Domingo, Domincan Republic
Anyely Ventura has been hired to fill the new role of Kenyon International Call Center Specialist, adding a second full-time position at Kenyon’s fixed call center location in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
In addition to internal promotions and the new Kenyon International Call Center Specialist role, Kenyon has added the new positions of Humanitarian Services Manager and Operations Specialist – specializing in consultancy delivery and Crisis Management Center (CMC) operations – to further staff professional development opportunities and to best meet the needs of Kenyon’s global clients. Kenyon is working to fill the two newly created positions as well as the existing role of Commercial Support Specialist in their Bracknell, UK, office. Interested candidates can apply at http://go.kenyoninternational.com/careers.
Kenyon is further pleased to announce that Team Member program numbers are at a record high, with over 1900 members registered and ready to deploy for clients anywhere in the world. Full-time staff has grown to 26 employees, a number expected to rise within the next six months, with 46 Kenyon Associates providing additional support as well. Kenyon also expects to announce new leadership positions soon.
“We are all very excited about this time at Kenyon and the growth of our team. We look forward to adding more talented individuals to the organization to help further Kenyon’s mission,” states Kenyon President and COO Brandon D. Jones. “These changes not only demonstrate our commitment to our clients but also internally to develop our team to ensure Kenyon’s success far into the future.”
About Kenyon International Emergency Services
Kenyon is the international leader in worldwide disaster management, providing pre-incident crisis planning and post-emergency response services on behalf of the world’s foremost companies. Privately owned, Kenyon remains the only firm in its business with a hundred year history, comprehensive resources, and experience in every type of mass fatality accident including aviation, industrial and natural disasters, war and terror attacks. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Kenyon has offices or facilities in Sydney, Australia; Bracknell, UK; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; and Beirut, Lebanon. Learn more at www.KenyonInternational.com.
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