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04/16/15Dave Pearce Joins Korn Ferry’s Consumer Practice
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 16, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that Dave Pearce has joined the firm as a Senior Client Partner in the Global Consumer Practice. He will be based in the Minneapolis office. Mr. Pearce has 25 years of consumer packaged goods, financial services, start-up and turn-around business experience. His network is broad and diverse, having served ... 
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04/10/15Paul Ciancarelli Joins Korn Ferry’s Financial Services Practice
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 10, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that Paul Ciancarelli has joined the firm as a member of the Global Financial Services Practice. He will be based in Korn Ferry’s Boston Office. Mr. Ciancarelli joins Korn Ferry from a global executive search firm, where he served as a member of the Asset & Wealth Management Practice. “Paul bri... 
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04/09/15Barry Bregman Joins Korn Ferry’s Financial Officers Practice
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 9, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that Barry Bregman has joined the firm as a senior member of the Financial Officers Practice. He will be based in Korn Ferry’s New York office. In addition to Mr. Bregman’s focus on financial officers, he will work closely with Korn Ferry’s Board and CEO Practice. “Barry brings to Korn Ferry a broad... 
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04/08/15Korn Ferry Selected as B20’s Theme Partner on Leadership Development
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 8, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that the firm has been selected as B20’s theme partner on Leadership for the Employment and SME & Entrepreneurship Taskforces during the Turkish presidency of 2015. The Business 20 (B20) outreach group is an influential platform bringing together business leaders from G20 economies and advocates for critical ... 
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04/07/15Korn Ferry Global Executive Survey Finds Gaps in Leadership Development Opportunities for HR Professionals
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 7, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today revealed results of a global executive survey that paints a less than glowing picture of leadership development opportunities for those in the human resources field. The March 2015 survey of more than 700 executives found that nearly half of respondents (47 percent) say their organizations do not offer leadership dev... 
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04/03/15Korn Ferry Study Identifies Leadership Challenges Being Coached Most Often
Study Also Identifies Top Coaching Needs for Leaders in Times of Volatility and Uncertainty LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 3, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today released results of a global study that shows the importance of executive coaching and the impact it has on organizational success. Korn Ferry surveyed more than 200 coaches from around the globe who are part of Kor... 
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04/03/15Futurestep Expands North American Search Practice to Support Industrial Sector Growth
New leaders will support increased demand for talent in industrial market LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 3, 2015-- Futurestep, a Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) company specializing in high-impact recruitment solutions, today announced the appointment of two strategic hires for its North American business. Jonathan Tedesco joins as Sector Leader of Utilities, while Simon Revere takes on the position of Supply Chain Practice Leader. ... 
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04/02/15Futurestep Enhances RPO Offering with Intellectual Property and Innovation
Cutting-edge solutions customized to meet clients’ unique business needs LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 2, 2015-- Futurestep, a Korn Ferry company (NYSE: KFY) specializing in high-impact talent solutions, today announced several initiatives designed to ensure its Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) clients have a well-rounded talent acquisition strategy, helping them to not only find the best talent now but positioning them... 
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04/02/15Transitioning Veterans Participate in Intensive Military to Civilian Leadership Transformation Program
To Date, More than 200 Veterans Have Participated in the Exelis and Korn Ferry-Sponsored Initiative MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 2, 2015-- Through its employee volunteer service program Exelis Action Corps, aerospace and defense company Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has partnered with Korn Ferry (NYSE: KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, to host the fourth cohort of the Leveraging Military Leadership Program (LMLP). This... 
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03/31/15Tejas Maniar Joins Korn Ferry
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 31, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that Tejas Maniar has joined as Principal in the firm’s Digital Practice. He will be based in Korn Ferry’s San Francisco office. Mr. Maniar joins Korn Ferry from Google where he was the Head of Online Channels and Leadership Effectiveness. He led a digital marketing, strategy and analytics organization tha... 
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03/30/15Bernard F. Godley Joins Korn Ferry
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 30, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that Bernard F. Godley, MD, PhD, MBA, FACS will join the firm in Houston as a Senior Client Partner in the Academic Medicine Practice. “We are pleased that Dr. Godley will be joining Korn Ferry,” said Doug Charles, President, Americas, Korn Ferry. “Dr. Godley brings to our firm an impeccable medical backgr... 
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03/25/15Ronald Porter Joins Korn Ferry’s Global Human Resources Center of Expertise
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 25, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that Ronald Porter has joined the firm’s Global Human Resources Center of Expertise. He will be based in Korn Ferry’s New York office. Mr. Porter joins Korn Ferry from a global search firm, where for the past nine years he has served top-tier clients across multiple industries and markets recruiting Chief ... 
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03/19/15Joseph McCabe Joins Korn Ferry’s Global Human Resources Center of Expertise
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 19, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that Joseph McCabe has joined the firm’s Global Human Resources Center of Expertise. He will be based in Korn Ferry’s Boston office. Mr. McCabe joins Korn Ferry from a global recruiting firm. Throughout his career, he has held various senior line human resources positions within the financial services, con... 
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03/18/15Jeremy Zeman Joins Korn Ferry’s Financial Services Practice
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 18, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that Jeremy Zeman has joined the firm’s Financial Services Practice. He will be based in Korn Ferry’s Chicago office. Mr. Zeman brings to Korn Ferry nearly 15 years of financial services-focused search experience. Mr. Zeman’s broad financial services acumen includes working closely with C-su... 
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03/17/15John Davitt Joins Korn Ferry’s Global Supply Chain Center of Expertise
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 17, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that John Davitt has joined the firm as a member of the Global Supply Chain Center of Expertise. Mr. Davitt will be based out of Korn Ferry’s New York office. Mr. Davitt brings to Korn Ferry more than 20 years of executive search experience, and is a recognized expert and leading consultant in procurement,... 
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03/11/15Global Korn Ferry Succession Study Points to Reasons Why Promotions Fail
Report Offers Ways beyond Current Performance to Identify Leadership Potential LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 11, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today released the second report in its “Succession Matters” series. An in-depth global study used as the basis of the report shows that only half of respondents (51 percent) are confident that their organization knows which candidates they should ... 
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03/09/15Korn Ferry International Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2015 Results of Operations
Highlights - Korn Ferry reports fee revenue of $249.5 million in the third quarter of 2015, an increase of 3.0% (6.8% on a constant currency basis), from Q3 FY'14, with increases realized across all segments on a constant currency basis: Futurestep 21.4 % Leadership and Talent Consulting 5.8 % Executive Recruitment 3.5 % - Adjusted EBITDA margin increased 120 basis points to 15.7% in Q3 FY'15 compared to 14.5% in Q3 FY'14. - Q3 FY'15 and Q3 FY'14 diluted earnings per share was $0.46 and $0... 
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03/05/15Futurestep Survey Finds Compensation One of the Least Important Factors for Recruiting Millennial Talent
Young Professionals More Motivated by Ability to Make an Impact, Career Progression Opportunities and the Alignment of Company Values LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 5, 2015-- Futurestep, a Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) company specializing in high-impact recruitment solutions, today announced results of an executive study that shows the top considerations for attracting and retaining Millennial employees and recruits. When as... 
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03/04/15Korn Ferry International Declares First Quarterly Cash Dividend Under Its Recently Adopted Dividend Policy
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 4, 2015-- The Board of Directors of Korn Ferry International (NYSE: KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today declared a cash dividend of $0.10 per share of common stock. The dividend, which is payable on Thursday, April 9, 2015, to stockholders of record at the close of business on Wednesday, March 25, 2015, marks the first dividend declared under the Company’s recently adopted quarterly dividend p... 
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03/03/15Korn Ferry to Report Quarterly Earnings via Live Webcast on March 9, 2015
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 3, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that the firm will be conducting a conference call and simultaneous live webcast to investors to report Q3 fiscal year 2015 earnings on Monday, March 9, 2015 at 4:30 pm EDT. The call and webcast will be hosted by Gary Burnison, Chief Executive Officer and Robert Rozek, Chief Financial Officer. ... 
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03/02/15Executive Survey Finds a Lack of Focus on Diversity and Inclusion Key Factor in Employee Turnover
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 2, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today released executive survey results showcasing the importance of diversity and inclusion programs. While the survey shows that nearly three quarters of respondents (70 percent) say their organizations have diversity and inclusion programs in place, the vast majority of respondents (84 percent) say a lack of attention o... 
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03/02/15Korn Ferry Completes Acquisition of Executive Development Firm, Pivot Leadership
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 2, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), the preeminent authority on leadership and talent, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Pivot Leadership, a global provider of innovative, customized and scalable executive development programs. “We are pleased to announce the completion of Korn Ferry’s acquisition of Pivot Leadership,” said Gary D. Burnison, CEO of Korn Ferry. “Pivot brings to Korn Fer... 
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02/23/15James Bright to Join Korn Ferry
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 23, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent consulting services, today announced that James Bright will be joining the firm’s London office as a Senior Client Partner with responsibility for developing the Global Commodities Practice. Mr. Bright will be joining Korn Ferry from a global recruiting firm and brings to the firm deep expertise derived from a career that has spanned co... 
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02/12/15Korn Ferry Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire Leading Executive Development Firm, Pivot Leadership
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 12, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent consulting services, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Pivot Leadership, a global provider of innovative, customized and scalable executive development programs. The transaction, which is subject to customary closing conditions, is expected to close March 1, 2015. Pivot Leadership helps comp... 
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02/09/15Douglas Madden Joins Korn Ferry’s Global Technology Practice
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 9, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent consulting services, today announced that Douglas Madden has joined the firm as a Senior Client Partner in the Global Technology Practice. He will be based out of the firm’s San Francisco office. Mr. Madden joins Korn Ferry from another executive search firm, where he worked closely with top enterprise software, hardware, computer n... 
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02/04/15Comprehensive Global Korn Ferry Study Shows Only One Third of Executives are Satisfied with Succession Management Outcomes
Key Findings Show Less than One-Quarter say they have a Solid Pipeline of “Ready Now” Candidates and Organizations are Over-Reliant on External Hires LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 4, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent consulting services, today unveiled results of a comprehensive, global executive study on succession management. The study and corresponding report point to an alarming rat... 
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02/02/15Mehrab Deboo Joins Korn Ferry in Global Supply Chain Center of Expertise
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 2, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent consulting services, today announced that Mehrab Deboo has joined the firm as a core member of the Global Supply Chain Center of Expertise. Mr. Deboo will be based out of Korn Ferry’s Chicago office. Mr. Deboo brings more than twelve years of executive search experience, having successfully developed and managed searches in operations, sup... 
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01/13/15Louis Montgomery Jr. Joins Korn Ferry as Principal
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 13, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent consulting services, today announced that Louis Montgomery Jr. has joined the firm as Principal. He will be a core member of Korn Ferry’s Global Human Resources Practice. Mr. Montgomery will be based out of Korn Ferry’s Northern Virginia office. Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Mr. Montgomery served as Senior Managing Director at a bou... 
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01/12/15Caroline Jellinck Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 12, 2015-- Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a single source of leadership and talent consulting services, today announced that Caroline Jellinck has joined the firm as Senior Client Partner. She will be a core member of Korn Ferry’s Global Technology Practice, and Board & CEO Services Practice. Ms. Jellinck will be based out of Korn Ferry’s Vancouver office. Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Ms. Jellinck lived in France. U... 
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