Laurell Aiton Named Vice President

Hollywood, MD – 22 March 2010 – Smartronix is pleased to announce the promotion of Laurell Aiton to the position of Vice President, Human Resources and Corporate Relations.

Laurell joined Smartronix in 2003 as the Manager of Human Resources, and subsequently, the Director of Human Resources and Corporate Communications. Her responsibilities include leadership of Employee Services, Recruiting, Industrial Security, Safety, Employee Communications, and community facing engagements.

Being recognized as an ‘Employer of Choice’ is of strategic importance to Smartronix. Laurell was a key component in Smartronix achieving this recognition by being a CARE (Companies as Responsive Employers) award winner (2007, 2008, 2009) and as being the "Best Firm to Work For" by the 2009 and 2010 Vault Guide to the Top 25 Technology Consulting Firms. Additionally, during Laurell’s tenure, she has strengthened Smartronix’ management through valuing employees at an individual level while simultaneously contributing to Smartronix as an organization.

Laurell completed her undergraduate studies at University of Maryland at College Park and her graduate studies at Hawaii Pacific University. In addition, she has been certified through the Human Resources Certification Institute as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) for ten years.