Chicago, Ill., October 14, 2013 – LaSalle Network, Chicago’s premier provider of professional staffing and recruiting services, announced today its Chief Human Resources Officer, Sirmara Campbell Twohill, is an honoree of the Daily Herald Business Ledger’s 16th annual Influential Women in Business awards.
The Influential Women in Business awards are presented to business women who share a commitment to professional excellence, their communities and employees.
Twohill joined LaSalle Network shortly after its inception in 1999 and was recently promoted to Vice President of Human Resources and Operations in 2012. Twohill is a certified human resources professional whose expertise lies in helping LaSalle Network maintain a healthy and productive company culture.
“Sirmara has been instrumental in helping to realize my vision for LaSalle’s culture,” said Tom Gimbel, Founder and CEO of LaSalle Network. “She has worked extensively with me to develop our employee relations program, which have helped reduce turnover and ensure staff are happy in their roles. It’s truly incredible to have watched Sirmara grow into the professional she’s become.”
Over the past 14 years with LaSalle Network, Twohill has assumed roles in accounting, operations and human resources. Highlights of Twohill’s accomplishments include a field employee benefits plan and the creation and implementation of a detailed onboarding program for new hires. Twohill also handles all LaSalle Network operations functions to ensure the company operates at a high level of efficiency, quality and professionalism.
“It’s an unbelievable accomplishment to be recognized as an influential woman in business,” said Twohill. “I owe a lot of what I’ve learned and what I’ve accomplished to Tom. He has challenged me, coached me and taught me, and has been a boss, mentor and friend, helping me to develop into my current role.”
Twohill is a member of various human resources societies, including the Society of Human Resources Professionals, Society of Human Resources Management and Human Resources Management Association of Chicago. Twohill has a BA from Columbia College Chicago.
The Influential Women in Business awards ceremony will be held November 7, 2013, at The Danada House, 3S501 Naperville Road in Wheaton.
About LaSalle Network
LaSalle Network is Chicago’s premier provider of professional staffing and recruiting services specializing in accounting and finance, technology, administrative, call center, human resources, marketing and executive search. Since its inception, LaSalle has grown over 1,000 percent, worked with thousands of clients and placed more than 25,000 candidates in temporary, temporary-to-permanent and permanent positions. LaSalle Network has been listed on Inc. Magazine’s 500/5000 Fastest Growing Companies in America list for the past seven years, named by Staffing Industry Analysts’ as a top five “Best Staffing Firms to Work For” from 2011 through 2013, and among the “Fastest Growing Staffing Firms” in 2012 and 2013. The firm has offices in downtown Chicago, Arlington Heights, Oak Brook and Gurnee. For more information, please call 312-419-1700 or visit www.lasallenetwork.com.