March 2, 2015
LATTER & BLUM Inc. announced today that Rebecca "Becky" Leone has been appointed to the position of Director, Human Resources. Leone has held Human Resources Management positions for the past 18 years and was most recently Senior Human Resources Business Partner with The Wendy's Company.
Her experience includes strategic execution of employee relations programs, recruiting, and succession planning for the oil & gas, foodservice, and Real Estate industries. In addition, Leone has experience in defining and managing employee compensation and benefits. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management from the University of New Orleans and is a member of the Society of Human Resources Management.
“World class companies need to have the very best talent attraction and human resource management systems operating inside the organization. Becky brings a great wealth of knowledge and experience to Latter & Blum Family of Companies and will allow us to continue to expand our market leadership around the state,” explained LATTER & BLUM Inc. President, Richard Haase.
In her new position, Leone will be responsible for the human resources planning and management of residential and commercial brokerages and LATTER & BLUM’s mortgage operation, Essential Mortgage Company. She will also lead the integration of Human Resources practices and policies among LATTER & BLUM’s affiliated partners, Latter & Blum Insurance Services and Platinum Title.
LATTER & BLUM Inc., established in 1916, is the largest full-service Real Estate brokerage in the Gulf South with 30 offices spanning from Central to Southwest Louisiana and across the Gulf Coast into Mississippi. Latter & Blum Inc. operates LATTER & BLUM Inc./REALTORS, C.J. Brown REALTORS Inc., Van Eaton & Romero REALTORS, and Noles-Frye Realty (all four owned by Latter & Blum Inc.), while Latter & Blum Classic Homes & Properties, Latter & Blum Shaw Properties and Latter & Blum Hometown operate under franchise agreements. All are networked nationally and globally as ERA Powered Companies. Additionally, LATTER & BLUM Inc. operates NAI Latter & Blum Commercial Real Estate, Latter & Blum Property Management, Latter & Blum Insurance Services, Platinum Title and Essential Mortgage Corporation.