News : Convergys Corp. Promotes Jarrod Pontius
Cincinnati, OH, USA, Jul 1, 2015 -- Customer management firm Convergys Corp. promoted Jarrod Pontius today to general counsel and chief administrative officer.
In addition to handling the company’s legal dealings, Pontius is now in charge of security and business continuity, information security, compliance, human resources, compensation and benefits, and communications and branding. He will continue to perform his duties as the company’s corporate secretary.
Pontius has been with Convergys (NYSE: CVG) since 2012. Before that, he served as chief legal officer for Cincinnati-based Kendle International, a contract research organization in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries, and as assistant general counsel for General Cable, a Highland Heights-based wire and cable manufacturer.
He replaces former executive vice president and general counsel Claudia Cline, who is retiring.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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Published: Friday, July 3, 2015