C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc. has promoted its vice president of investor relations to VP of human resources.

C.H. Robinson promotes Freeman to VP of human resourcesThe Eden Prairie, Minn.-based C.H. Robinson named Angie Freeman, who has worked for the wholesaler since 1998, to oversee its global human resources functions and initiatives, according to a news release.

Company officials in the release lauded her for her long-term track record of successful leadership in numerous areas of the company.

Outside of Freeman’s new role, she continues to serve as president of the C.H. Robinson Foundation, which provides philanthropic support to communities.

Tim Gagnon, a C.H. Robinson employee since 1999, takes over for Freeman as director of investor relations and analytics, according to the release.