MORRISTOWN, N.J. — Berger Group Holdings, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of two new human resources officers. John Pryor assumes the role of vice president and director of human resources at the holdings level, and Donna Watson joins the firm as vice president and human resources director for Louis Berger International.
"John and Donna’s addition to the company is a reflection of our commitment to recruit, retain and build the best industry talent,” said Nicholas Masucci, Berger Group Holdings president and CEO. “Our employees are central to our success as a services firm.”
As the corporate vice president for human resources, John Pryor leads the development and implementation of global recruitment, talent development, benefits and compensation and succession planning for the corporation’s four wholly-owned companies — The Louis Berger Group, Inc., Louis Berger International, Louis Berger Services and Ammann & Whitney. He is based in Morristown, N.J., and reports to Jim Bach, chief operating officer for Berger Group Holdings. Pryor has more than 25 years of experience and most recently served as vice president for human resources at INTTRA, the largest online logistics network in the ocean shipping industry. He established his career at NBC Universal, a former General Electric company, where he led global human resources strategy.
Donna Watson leads talent acquisition, benefits and compensation structures, onboarding procedures and career development across the firm’s international operation, Louis Berger International. She is based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, with regular travel to offices throughout the international operation. Watson has more than 30 years of experience and specializes in developing integrated organizational structures to serve a broad range of market sectors. Before joining Louis Berger International she served as vice president for human resources at AECOM.
About Berger Group Holdings, Inc.
Berger Group Holdings, Inc., a top 20 Engineering News-Record firm headquartered in Morristown, N.J., with offices in Washington, D.C., and a number of other cities within the United States and worldwide, is a multidisciplinary architecture, engineering, planning and environmental consulting firm. With more than 6,000 architects, planners, engineers, construction and program managers, economists and environmental scientists, the Berger Group has worked on hundreds of thousands of miles of highway, thousands of miles of railroad and bridges as well as numerous airfields, seaports, buildings, dams, water supply systems and other infrastructure across the United States and in more than 140 countries. By utilizing its vast global capabilities and local responsiveness, the Berger Group is dedicated to providing solutions for a better world.