Avalara Hires Chief Human Resources Officer

Avalara, Inc. (NYSE: AVLR), a provider of cloud-based tax compliance automation for businesses of all sizes, has announced the appointment of human resources veteran Kathleen Weslock as its new chief human resources officer, the company said.

Her responsibilities include shaping the company´s global demand generation and communication strategies to drive commercial growth across markets and customer segments.

Weslock has overseen human resources for publicly and privately held companies of all sizes across several industries, including Cisco, Deloitte, FIS (formerly SunGard Data Systems), and more.

Avalara helps businesses of all sizes get tax compliance right. In partnership with ERP, accounting, ecommerce, and other financial management system providers, Avalara delivers cloud-based compliance solutions for various transaction taxes, including sales and use, VAT, GST, excise, communications, lodging, and other indirect tax types. More information at avalara.com.