RISMEDIA, March 19, 2009-RealtyTracTM, one of the leading online foreclosure marketplaces, has announced that information technology expert Robert J. Houghton has been hired as chief information officer/chief technology officer. In this position, Houghton will oversee RealtyTrac’s IT and technology departments, while increasing efficiencies in RealtyTrac’s corporate business processes.
“We are delighted that Bob has joined the RealtyTrac team,” said James J. Saccacio, chief executive officer of RealtyTrac. “Bob brings the kind of top-tier technology experience and expertise in information technology that will help increase business efficiency, while improving our user experience and customer service capabilities.”
In related company news, Gary Hegenbart has been hired as senior vice president, human resources. In this position, Hegenbart is responsible for overseeing all aspects of human resources within the company, including employee benefit and career development.
“Gary’s expertise in employee recruitment and retention will be a tremendous resource for our company,” said James J. Saccacio, chief executive officer of RealtyTrac. “Gary brings the kind of industry experience and knowledge that will help us attract and retain highly skilled and qualified employees.”
For more information, visit www.realtytrac.com.