On June 2, 2010, Ms. Briggs became senior vice president, human resources of Playboy Enterprises, Inc. (PEI), a media and lifestyle company that markets the world-renowned Playboy brand through a wide range of media properties and licensing initiatives. Ms. Briggs is responsible for PEI’s organization development and design, as well as compensation and benefits, recruitment and other administrative functions.
Prior to joining Playboy, Ms. Briggs spent two years as senior vice president, human resources of Westfield Corp., the largest retail property group in the world by equity market capitalization. She was responsible for directing strategic initiatives for the US division while ensuring consistent Human Resource strategies throughout the four countries in which Westfield operated.
As executive vice president, human resources of Downey Savings, a position she held from 1995 to 2008, Ms. Briggs oversaw the human resource function for this $14 billion financial institution.
She began her career in human resources with PriceWaterhouseCoopers.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of California Los Angeles.