New York, NY, May 21, 2008—Rodale announced today the appointment of Stacey Klein as Vice President, Human Resources, effective May 27. She will be responsible for staffing, organization design, employee relations, and talent management for all magazines, book trade, international, online, and corporate communications. Klein will report to Michael Bruno, EVP of Human Resources for Rodale.
“We are proud to welcome Stacey, who has a proven track record as a very accomplished human resources executive,” said Bruno. “Her strong experience in developing and executing best HR practices will be important as we move forward to implement key HR strategies, plans and programs.”
Previously, Klein was at Condénast Publications, where she held several key HR roles, most recently as Senior Executive Director, Human Resources, responsible for Employee Relations, Corporate Communications and Policies & Procedures. Her tenure there also included serving as: Senior Executive Director, HR-Edit, overseeing human resources for all editorial departments, Vice President-HR for Golf Digest Publications, and Associate HR Director for Condénet, among other roles. Prior to CNP, she held the position of Recruiting Manager for the Public Finance Group at Salomon Smith Barney. Klein has a Bachelor’s in International Studies from Emory University and an MBA from Drexel University.