EAC Network is pleased to announce the appointment of Seth Azizollahoff to the role of Chief Human Resources Officer.
Prior to joining EAC Network, Seth served as the Associate Vice President, Human Resources and Facilities Management, for the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) since 2007. Seth oversaw human resources activities at the Brooklyn-based non-profit performing and cinema arts center.
Seth’s earlier HR leadership roles were served at World Education Services, a global not-for-profit, and the Novotel New York Hotel, a NYC-based hotel that is part of the Accor Group. He started his career working in hospitality management, performing a variety of customer service, operations, and management roles for Accor and Marriott Hotels. Seth earned an MBA from the Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College, and a BS in Mathematics from the University at Albany. He also possesses the SPHR and SHRM-SCP certifications.
Neela Mukherjee Lockel, EAC Network’s President and Chief Executive Officer, said, “We are thrilled to welcome Seth to our executive team! We are in the people business, and Seth understands that Human Resources is about people. Our staff are angels walking amongst us, and he will ensure that our angels are supported in the best situations to continue their incredible work. EAC Network puts people first.” Ms. Lockel continued to say, “Seth’s vast experience in developing innovative human resource initiatives makes him the perfect candidate for this role. He will be responsible for implementing integrated HR strategies that include recruiting and retention, learning and development, a focused and inclusive culture, and more. Our staff are the foundation of our agency, and with Seth’s help, we will continue to expand upon our successes and the impact of our work together.”
Seth Azizollahoff added, “I am thrilled to join EAC Network as its Chief Human Resources Officer. The people here at EAC Network are the most valuable resource! In this new role as EAC Network’s Chief Human Resources Officer, I look forward to contributing to the vital mission in ways that will benefit our staff, clients, organizational performance, and overall capabilities.”
Seth is originally from Rego Park, NY, and currently lives on Long Island with his wife and three children.