HOLBROOK, NY – January 27, 2020 – GRx, a trusted partner in pharmaceutical returns, is pleased to announce the appointment of Craig Hofmann as the new Director of Human Resources. A 20-year industry veteran, Hofmann will lead recruiting and retention efforts to foster a positive work environment where employees are motivated and well-positioned for success.
“We are so pleased to welcome Craig into the GRx family,” said Paul Nick, President and CEO. “Craig has a proven history of reading an organization’s dynamics to identify strengths and opportunities to improve performance and productivity. As GRx moves into the next phase of growth, focused on building partnerships with hospitals and health systems, Craig’s expertise will be instrumental in building our human capital as our biggest organizational asset.”
Prior to joining GRx, Hofmann served as Director of Operations for Serene Home Nursing Agency in Patchogue, NY. There he helped evaluate businesses processes and its employee base to identify inefficiencies as well as current and future talent needs. Hofmann’s work helped provide the foundation for a 35% organizational growth over two years. Hofmann also held Senior HR positions at Stericycle Inc. and Allstate Insurance Company.
“I am excited to join GRx at a time when the company is poised for growth,” said Hofmann. “I have a true love of HR and helping companies maximize the full potential of their workforce to achieve success. I look forward to working closely with Paul and the entire GRx team to strategically grow the workforce, identify and foster individual talents, and truly engage employees.”
Hofmann holds many industry certifications including GPHR (Global Professional in HR), CCP (Certified Compensation Professional), SSGB/Lean – Six Sigma Green Belt, and Insights Discovery Certified Facilitator. He has an MBA in Human Resources Management from Stony Brook University, where he also obtained an Advanced Graduate Degree in Labor Relations and his Bachelor of Science degree in political science.
For more than 30 years, GRx has been partnering with hospitals, pharmacies, manufacturers and healthcare professionals around the country for reverse distribution of expired, indated, underperforming and recalled pharmaceuticals. GRx provides fully transparent credit reconciliation paying the maximum return, with easy-to-understand pricing and the highest level of product security. Its dedicated world class service and support team provides pharmacies with revenue-driving strategies based on its actionable, decision-critical data. GRx is on the DEA’s Preferred List for the handling of Schedule II-V pharmaceutical returns and destruction. For more information about GRx, please call its Customer Success Team at 1.800.473.2138 or visit guaranteedreturns.com.