Kimberly Robertson Joins SSOE Group as Human Resource Manager

TOLEDO, Ohio, April 8, 2013 – SSOE Group (, a global engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) firm, is pleased to welcome Kimberly (Kim) Robertson, SPHR as its new Human Resources Manager. Kim will be located in SSOE’s Toledo, Ohio office and will primarily lead human resource (HR) activities for two of SSOE’s Strategic Business Units (SBU’s) – energy, glass, manufacturing, and chemical (EGCM) as well as food and consumer products (FCP).

In her new role, Kim will be responsible for leading HR programs, policy implementation, and partnering with her operational units regarding their overall staffing needs. Kim comes to SSOE from Diamond Crystal Brands, a local food packaging manufacturer, where she served as HR Manager for the last eight years. Prior to that, Kim was the HR Manager for BioLab, Inc., a chemical manufacturer in Adrian, Michigan. With roots in both the food and chemical manufacturing environments, Kim’s background and expertise is well aligned to her new SSOE service areas.

Kim received both her Bachelor of Business Administration, with a concentration in Human Resource Management, and Masters of Business Administration from The University of Toledo. In addition, she earned her Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) Certification from the Human Resources Certification Institute in 2011. Currently, Kim is an active member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and serves as the Program Chair for the Toledo Area Human Resources Association (TAHRA) and as a board member for the Ohio SHRM State Council.

“We’re excited to have Kim join our team! Her extensive experience in the industries we service will position her well to promote SSOE’s employment value proposition and enhance our reputation as an employer of choice,” said Monica Dugan, SPHR, Vice President, and Corporate Director, Human Resources.

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About SSOE Group

As an internationally ranked architecture and engineering firm, SSOE is known for delivering unparalleled client value that advances the AEC industry. They have been named a “Great Workplace” (Great Place to Work®) and one of the “Best AEC Firms to Work For” (BD+C).

Over the company’s 75-year history, it has earned a reputation for providing quality project solutions to high-tech and general manufacturing clients in the semiconductor, automotive, battery, food, chemical, and glass industries. SSOE also provides forward-thinking design across healthcare and general building sectors such as corporate workplace, education, and judicial—with projects completed in 40 countries. Visit for additional information and career opportunities.

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