Major commercial real estate firm names head of human resources department
One of the largest commercial real estate companies in Virginia has tapped a longtime employee to lead its human resources department.
Virginia Beach-based Divaris Real Estate Inc. has promoted Gwen Gilbert to the new role of chief human resources officer. Gilbert previously served as director of human resources.
Gilbert is credited with being an integral part of the company’s success over the past 19 years.
In her new role, Gilbert will lead and manage human resource functions at the company. Gilbert received a bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Administration from Florida-based St. Leo University. She also has earned the SHRM Certified Professional and the Professional in Human Resources credentials.
Gilbert is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management, Commercial Real Estate Women, Hampton Roads Chapter (CREW), and is a past president of the Hampton Roads Society for Human Resource Management (HRSHRM).