Career Partners International - Philadelphia Announces Appointment of new Vice President and Human Resource Consulting Practice Leader


Chapel Hill, NC (July 24, 2014) – CCI Consulting/Career Partners International - Philadelphia, a Certified Women’s Business Enterprise and a leading global provider of outplacement, executive coaching, career transition and other talent management solutions, welcomes Marie Killian as Vice President and Practice Leader, Human Resource Consulting. In this role, Marie is responsible for the development, delivery and growth strategy of the firm’s human resource consulting practice, which advises and supports clients across all aspects of the employee life cycle to ensure compliance, risk mitigation, and HR effectiveness.

Career Partners International - New Role DevelopmentKillian brings diverse experience in human resources, insurance, risk management and law to the firm.  As a results oriented, strategic thinker, she has a proven track record of improving efficiencies and reducing costs for employers in a variety of industries, including media, healthcare, manufacturing, education, airline, pharmaceutical and professional association. Employer groups have ranged in size from small to mid-sized organizations up to Fortune 50 corporations.

“We are excited to have Marie join CCI/Career Partners International - Philadelphia as member of our leadership team” said Sharon Imperiale, President of CCI Consulting/Career Partners International – Philadelphia and Chairman of the Career Partners International Board of Directors. “She has an outstanding background and an excellent reputation in the Philadelphia business community.  Given her skills and experience, Marie will help take this practice to new levels of success as she and her team work with clients to ensure they have the appropriate HR structure and processes to effectively support the needs of their organizations.”

Marie Killian - Executive OnboardingMost recently as Executive Director with Comcast, Killian was responsible for the strategic planning of the absence management program and the overall administration of all leaves of absence for a benefits eligible population of over 100,000 employees.  Prior to Comcast she created and led the successful development of integrated health and productivity product offerings with a particular focus on compliance and employee wellness for Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company. At Aon Consulting, Killian managed and delivered consulting services in the areas of benefits administration, strategic management of leaves and benefit programs, risk management, workers’ compensation, disability management, the Family and Medical Leave Act and employment-related regulatory compliance.

“We’re excited to have Marie join our team,” commented David P. Hemmer, President and CEO of Career Partners International. “Experienced leaders and innovators like Marie allow Career Partners International to bring the best solutions to improve our clients’ organizational performance and their people’s lives every day.”

Killian has been a speaker for employer groups and conferences including RIMS and the Integrated Benefits Institute and she has also taught the CEBS Business Law course at Pennsylvania State University. She also holds a Juris Doctor degree from Temple University School of Law and is licensed in Pennsylvania as an attorney and also as a health insurance producer.

About Career Partners International

Career Partners International enhances organizational performance and people’s lives every day! As a global leader in talent management consulting since 1987, organizations of all sizes and industries trust Career Partners International for the very best outcomes to their most challenging and important talent strategies and initiatives. With the most experienced and respected consultants in more than 45 countries, Career Partners International provides clients with one-on-one access to local experts in talent development, career management, executive coaching, outplacement and career transition services to successfully assess, engage, develop and transition talent to drive organizational performance. More information may be found at

About CCI Consulting/Career Partners International - Philadelphia

Since 1988, CCI Consulting has been providing personalized human capital management consulting to drive targeted business results. CCI Consulting is a woman-owned small business, and is the largest privately-held human capital management consulting firm in the Delaware Valley, with local offices across Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland. We provide global reach through our ownership in Career Partners International, a worldwide partnership of more than 70 talent management and career transition firms with 300 offices in over 40 countries. Additional information may be found at

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