HALO Branded Solutions (PPAI 106462) has hired Rick Goddard as the Sterling, Illinois-based distributor’s chief information officer. Goddard will succeed Dale Moir who last year announced his intention to reduce his role at HALO. He will report to Adam Weisman, HALO chief operating officer.

“HALO is committed to driving the growth of the business with the most advanced technology available delivered by the most qualified people possible,” Goddard says. “I am excited to support the vision the company has for continued growth.”

Goddard brings more than 15 years of experience in key technology leadership roles in a variety of high-growth companies to the role. He most recently served as director of technology services for Liberty Technology Advisors where he advised and assisted Fortune 1000 clients.

Weisman adds, “I am very excited to have Rick join us with his strong leadership skills and track record of developing technology teams to bring high value solutions to our clients, customers, employees and investors. We are also thankful for Dale’s 18 years of service leading our IT area, and his willingness to stay on to effect the most successful transition to Rick in this very important area of the company.”