Fastenal Company (NASDAQ: FAST), Winona, Minn., a provider of industrial supplies, announced the appointment of Noelle J. Oas as the Executive VP of Human Resources. Oas will oversee several teams that fall under the HR umbrella, including the Fastenal School of Business.
Oas has spent the past eight years working with Fastenal as the Director of Compliance. Before joining Fastenal, Oas worked in employment law litigation. She will replace Reyne K. Wisecup, who retired after 34 years with the company.
“First off, I want to thank Reyne Wisecup for her stewardship of Fastenal’s people-centered culture through many years of change and growth; and, personally, I would like to thank Reyne for years of providing me with great advice,” said Dan Florness, Fastenal’s president and CEO. “I also want to congratulate Noelle Oas on her new role. With her legal acumen and commitment to employee empowerment, the Fastenal ‘Blue Team’ will continue to benefit from strong human resources leadership.”