ATLANTA / LAS VEGAS / HIGH POINT — International Market Centers has hired Monique Honaman as its chief human resources officer, responsible for all IMC’s human resources strategy. She will report to IMC CEO Bob Maricich.
“As IMC refines its customer-centric approach to the omnichannel market experience, we are glad to welcome Monique to IMC leadership to manage our most valuable asset: our teammates,” said Maricich.
Honaman joins IMC as it is rapidly expanding its workforce, driven by growth of its new Digital Innovations division. The Digital Division has added more than 100 employees in the past 120 days, joining the IMC team of more than 400 employees who produce IMC’s 23 yearly markets and trade shows and manage its design and market centers year-round.
Honaman will be an active member of IMC’s Diversity and Inclusion Network, an internal taskforce compromised of 12 employees across the company’s departments and campuses.
Honaman comes to IMC from 21 years at Incite Strategies Inc., where she was the CEO and Founding Partner. Previously, she worked at General Electric and General Motors.
Honaman graduated from the University of Michigan with a BA in psychology, holds a Master of Human Resources and Labor Relations from Michigan State University, and a Juris Doctorate from Albany Law School. She holds a certificate from the UC-Berkeley Executive Coaching Institute.
She will be based at IMC’s Atlanta office at AmericasMart Atlanta.
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