Hilb Rogal & Hobbs Company has appointed John (Jack) Hamerski to the position of vice president and controller, subject to approval by the company’s board of directors. Hamerski will succeed Rob Blanton in this role. Blanton will continue to be employed for an unspecified period to assist with the transition and other projects.
Hamerski joins HRH from Inyx Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company, where he worked as a consultant prior to joining the company in April, 2005, and held the position of vice president and chief financial officer from April until December, 2005. Prior to that, he was executive vice president and chief financial officer of Access Worldwide Communications Inc., a marketing services company, from 1999 to 2004.
Additionally, Hamerski has more than years of experience with General Electric Company, where he held various financial management positions and completed numerous company management training programs, including GE’s Financial Management Program.