SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (Dec. 8, 2014) – Brenda Hogen, MBA, joined HSG as a National Sales Director. Hogen will cover the western U.S., and several national accounts.
“Brenda’s national reputation and reputation for providing business solutions, especially in the high tech and online worlds, fits our growing business needs perfectly,” said Senior VP of Sales & Marketing Mark Walsh.
Hogen joins from Copart, where she was National Account Manager, receiving honors as National Account Manager of the Year in 2012. Copart connects buyers and sellers around the world and remarkets salvage and clean title vehicles to dealers, dismantlers, rebuilders, exporters and end users through Internet.
Prior to that, she was an Auto Physical Damage Claims Manager for American Family Insurance for Oregon and Washington. She managed all aspects of physical damage and teams including field inspection, estimatics, virtual inspections, audit, salvage, fleet and desk review. She led the company in such metrics as LKQ (like kind quality) and aftermarket-parts usage, cycle time and overall severity.
Hogen also worked for Progressive Insurance as an adjuster specializing in liability and injury claims as well as auto damage appraising, i.e. auto, boat, motorcycle and RV.
She is a graduate from Portland State University and has her M.B.A. from the University of Phoenix.