Introducing Carl Parnell, Lead Recruiter
Carl joined JDResources in March 2023 after a successful career as a Human Resources professional, gaining experience with two global organizations as well as a contract brewery in the United States. Carl holds a Bachelors degree in Accounting from the University of Memphis. Upon graduating, Carl held leadership roles in the accounting departments with local as well as global companies.
It was at American President Lines where Carl became a Regional Learning and Development Manager. During this time, Carl experienced a diverse variety of people and cultures as he traveled throughout North America and abroad. This knowledge and experience propelled him into Human Resources Leadership at Pacer International. In this role Carl continued to travel throughout the US, Mexico, and Canada, which allowed him to make numerous professional contacts in the transportation and logistics fields.
Upon leaving Pacer, Carl joined the global mobility company Cartus, where he was an HR Manager. Carl again was responsible for many offices throughout the US, eventually assisting internal clients in Japan and Brazil as well.
While at Blues City Brewery, a contract producer with four locations in the US, he was the Human Resources Manager, eventually becoming the Learning and Development Manager. While there, Carl made numerous business contacts in the manufacturing and food processing industries.
Carl is married to Debbie, and their family includes two sons, a lovely daughter-in-law, and four grandchildren.