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Amy Graczyk appointed chief people officer at PlayMonster

The Wisconsin-based toy and game maker behind Yeti in My Spaghetti, 5 Second Rule, Snap Ships, and Koosh appointed Amy Graczyk to the new role of chief people officer. In her new role, Graczyk, who joins the company from Vericity Inc., will oversee setting and implementing strategic HR direction in people, culture, organizational structure, diversity, and inclusion across PlayMonster’s global teams.

Prior to her work as chief people officer at Vericity - parent company of Fidelity Life & eFinancial - Graczyk held roles at companies including AbbVie, TransUnion, and Nestle. She previously spent 15 years successfully leading organizational development at Kraft Foods.