William H.W. Crawford, IV, CEO of United Financial Bancorp (UBNK) and United Bank of Glastonbury, Conn., announced the hiring of Craig W. Hurty of Windsor, Connecticut, as the company's new Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer. His executive leadership role at the Bank is effective immediately. Hurty comes to United from Aetna (AET) in Hartford, where he has been a Human Resources executive for the last 10 years. Most recently, he held the position of Vice President, HR Shared Services, where he lead the HR reporting/analytics, technology, vendor relations, operations, and service delivery functions.