ATLANTA—UPS has named Lisa Hamilton, president of The UPS Foundation, to lead the company’s corporate public relations group. Current corporate public relations vice president Ken Sternad has been named president of The UPS Foundation.
Hamilton joined UPS in the corporate tax department in 1996. In 2003, she was promoted to program manager of The UPS Foundation and later served as a public affairs manager in Washington, D.C., before being named to her current post.
Sternad joined UPS as a communications supervisor in 1977 and has served in his current position since 1997. In addition to his extensive public relations background at UPS, Sternad also held package operations positions in Maryland.
"During Ken's tenure in public relations, he led our communications efforts through many major events in UPS's history, including its becoming a public company and subsequent rebranding as well as the day-to-day reputation management of the company," says UPS chairman and chief executive Scott Davis. "The UPS Foundation will benefit greatly from Ken's wealth of professional experience and leadership."