IFG Companies has announced that Mesale Solomon has joined as its senior vice president and chief people officer. Solomon comes to IFG with more than 15 years of experience leading human resource professionals and helping businesses with their talent strategy including acquisition, development, performance management, total reward and other talent-management needs. She is based in IFG’s Alpharetta, Georgia office.
Solomon began her career in Human Resources at the Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Mich. During her nine years with Ford, she held several positions including in recruiting, on-boarding, training, compensation and succession planning among other areas. After Ford, Mesale worked at Miller Brewing Company in Trenton, Ohio for two years as an Employee Relations manager. Following Miller Brewing, Mesale joined Avis Budget Group in Parsippany, New Jersey, where she served in several senior human resources. Most recently, Mesale was the senior vice president of Human Resources at Innotrac Corp. in Atlanta.
Mesale is assuming responsibility for the people function as IFG’s long-serving vice president of Human Resources, Carol Hennrikus, plans for retirement.
IFG Companies provides property & casualty insurance on both a non-admitted basis and an admitted basis throughout America.