(December 18, 2023 – Chicago, IL.) – Waterton, a national real estate investor and operator, today announced the hiring of Hilary Hudson Hosek as Senior Vice President of Human Resources. She will be based in Chicago.
“We are thrilled to welcome Hilary to the team and are looking forward to maximizing her leadership skills and extensive experience in the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion space as we continue to expand our team nationwide,” said Tara Marszewski, managing partner and CFO at Waterton. “Her forward-thinking approach to human resources and people management will be an asset in our commitment to attracting and retaining the industry’s top talent”.
Bringing over two decades of human resources leadership and talent development experience to Waterton, Ms. Hudson Hosek will be responsible for leading the company’s strategic human resources initiatives across all locations. She will focus on driving talent development, enhancing employee engagement, and promoting an inclusive workplace culture. Ms. Husdon Hosek previously held the role of vice president of human resources & talent development at the Illinois Institute of Technology, where she led a variety of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging initiatives. Her experience also includes serving as SVP and chief HR officer at GGP, and as sr. director, head of human resources for The Americas at Heidrick & Struggles, where she led people functions across 20 offices.
Ms. Hudson Hosek holds a Master of Science in human resources from Loyola University Chicago. She has been an active member of, and thought leader for, professional organizations in the human resources space and has served on various educational and HR advisory boards, underscoring her commitment to excellence and leadership in the field.
“I’m excited to start this new chapter with Waterton,” said Hilary Hudson Hosek. “The company’s dedication to its people and its emphasis on a strong company culture resonates and aligns with my own values and experience. I look forward to embracing and driving growth at Waterton while working to enrich the work experience for team members at both the site and corporate levels.”
Waterton is a real estate investment and property management company with a focus on U.S. multifamily and hospitality properties. Founded in 1995, Waterton executes value add strategies and manages a national portfolio of properties on behalf of institutional investors, family offices and financial institutions. Waterton is privately held and is headquartered in Chicago with regional teams throughout the United States. As of September 30, 2023, Waterton’s portfolio includes approximately $10.4 billion in real estate assets. Visit Waterton’s website: www.waterton.com.