Springfield, NJ, December 24, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- The Halpern Group has appointed Risa Lower to the post of President following her long tenure as the company’s Executive Vice President.
In her prior position, Ms. Lower functioned as the company’s Chief Operating Officer overseeing all day-to-day operations in support of Richard Halpern and was instrumental in building the company into one of the industry’s most formidable structured settlement firms.
In her new role as President, Ms. Lower will lead all functions of the company, including sales, operations, product development, marketing and finance. “The Halpern Group is well positioned for rapid growth given how our expertise and proprietary products in the area of Recovery Management meet the unique needs of the industry,” remarked Ms. Lower. Ms. Lower also commented on the recent passing of Richard Halpern, the company’s founder, “We are all deeply sadden by the passing of Mr. Halpern, but his vision and integrity will continue to thrive as the organization moves forward with great passion and purpose.”
The company also has announced the promotion of Ms. Natalie Sticesen to Executive Vice President. In her new role, Ms. Sticesen will oversee all sales and financial functions and will be a key member of the company’s senior leadership team. “Ms. Sticesen has played a critical role in our company over the past several years and has helped to architect the company’s growth initiatives,” said Ms. Lower. In recognition of her talent, dedication and compassion Ms. Sticesen will directly support Ms. Lower in the company’s strategic growth initiatives.
About The Halpern Group
Founded in 1973 and located in Springfield, N.J., The Halpern Group is the premier innovator in the field of recovery management. The company’s focus is on providing negligently injured plaintiffs with the most comprehensive set of financial services and customized solutions while keeping their recoveries safe and the financial future of each plaintiff protected. For more information, visit halperngroup.com.