TULSA, OK--(Marketwire - Feb 4, 2013) - Hogan Assessment Systems announced today that Chris Kingham joined the company as its vice president of information technology. In this role, he will lead Hogan's IT and customer service teams to implement innovative technology solutions for new product and report offerings, client projects, system integrations, customer support and process improvement.
"We couldn't be more pleased to have Chris join the Hogan team," said Aaron Tracy, COO of Hogan Assessment Systems. "His previous leadership experience, strategic business skills and technology background make him a great asset to our company and give us significant competitive advantages."
Kingham brings 20 years of technology experience, including the management of operational processes, application development, user experience best practices and infrastructure upgrades. He previously worked at PennWell Publishing, Williams Energy and MacroSolve, an application development company. During his eight years with MacroSolve, Kingham led key information technology and marketing initiatives for the company, including an architecture assessment and redesign of the company's core development platform. His strategic planning initiatives resulted in the creation of several new product offerings, business lines and vendor partnerships.
"I couldn't be happier with the culture here at Hogan and am thrilled to be a part of this growing Tulsa-based company," said Kingham. "I look forward to bringing my experience and expertise to the IT department and ensuring that our products continue to operate on the latest, greatest and most stable technology. I'm excited to work with such advanced systems and look forward to implementing new technology platforms to always keep Hogan ahead of the curve."
"The psychometric testing industry demands technological innovations and strong leadership for keeping the assessment platforms current and with the times," said Tracy. "Chris will help bring us to the forefront of our industry with new technology solutions and advanced applications."
About Hogan Assessment Systems
With more than 30 years of experience, Hogan is the global leader in providing comprehensive, research-based personality assessment and consulting. Grounded in decades of science, Hogan helps businesses dramatically reduce turnover and increase productivity by hiring the right people, developing key talent, and evaluating leadership potential.