DIVERSITY IN THE WORKFORCE BRINGS SUCCESS TO MILLIONS
Laura Torres, Human Resources Director
Laura has worked in Human Resources for over 20 years holding various management and director positions. She is a human resources generalist with a strong knowledge in recruitment, employee relations, organizational development, compliance, risk management, compensation, and benefits. Laura has provided human resources support to start-up and high-growth companies in the financial services, engineering, non-profit, consulting, government, and marketing industries. Most recently, Laura has been providing HR consulting services advising management on HR best practices. She has worked on various engagements in the investment banking, non-profit and government sectors. Prior to that, Laura was VP, Director HR & Recruiting for a major mobile marketing firm and HR Director for a Wall Street brokerage firm. Laura has a proven ability to build an effective HR presence, enhance business efficiency, and achieve business objectives. She is a change management champion who specializes in designing and implementing successful HR programs. She is astute in identifying areas in need of improvement with the vision to develop and implement successful action plans. Laura is certified as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) from the Society of Human Resource Management. She is a member of local and national human resources, benefits and compensation organizations. She attended Empire State College and was awarded a certificate in the Professional HR Management program at Pace University.
It was a pleasure having PAI staff assisting with the Health Fair 2017 - flu shots. The staff (nurses) displayed exemplary professionalism for the duration of the fair which enhanced our performance in vaccinating many consenting staff members.
PAI -- A Great Staffing Firm With A Strong Commitment to Diversity Initiatives
I have been working with the Penda Aiken Inc. since June 2015. Speaking with the PAI Agency Staff is rewarding, as they are always very polite, patient, willing to answer my inquiries and provide information I needed to help me successfully fulfill my job duties.
On a day-to-day basis, the Penda Team continue to play an influential and supportive role in every aspect of my temporary work assignment
Penda Aiken, Inc. worked diligently for me, answering all of my questions and did not stop until the process was 100% completed. As an architect and engineer, this job marries the best of the construction world with my ongoing desire to reach out and help people in crisis. Great job from them to land me the great job I wanted!
"The staff at Penda Aiken are professional and helpful throughout the entire onboarding process. They follow-up on a consistent basis to ensure that their employees are happy at their current placement. They are always available to answer any questions and concerns and get back in a timely manner."