Chapel Hill, NC (10/7/14) – Kensington International, the Chicago area offices of Career Partners International, a leading global provider of outplacement, career transition, executive coaching, and other talent management solutions, is pleased to announce that on October 1, 2014, Paul G. Schneider joined the firm as a partner.
In his new leadership role, Schneider will play a key role in growing the firm’s talent management business, which consists of leadership development, executive coaching, career transition services including outplacement, and executive search.
“We are thrilled to have Paul as one of our partners,” commented John Myers, a founding partner at Kensington International. “His deep experience in our business, history of industry leadership, and amazing relationships with customers in our markets will help Kensington International and Career Partners International continue to grow and enhance our brand reputation as an industry leader in talent management.”
Prior to joining the firm, Schneider held several leadership positions at organizations focused on talent management and workforce development. He was previously with Strategic Talent Solutions, a consulting partnership focused on leadership and organizational development, where he was a Partner. Prior to this he held the title of Managing Partner at BPI Group after their acquisition of Scherer, Schneider, Paulick (SSP), a highly respected talent management firm which he helped found. Earlier in his career Schneider was the Vice President of Human Resources at USG Corporation.
“We’re extremely excited about the addition of a talented individual like Paul to our organization,” commented David P. Hemmer, President and CEO of Career Partners International. “One of the most important aspects of identifying and meeting the distinct, individual needs of our clients is the ability to develop effective relationships and share insights from our experiences.”
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 www.cpiworld.com.
About Kensington International/Career Partners International – Chicago
Founded in 1989, Kensington International expertly partners with its clients on each element of the Employment Life Cycle from talent acquisition through retention/development and, as required, career transition. Kensington International ranks among the largest and most successful combined Search, Outplacement and Leadership Development firms in the United States. The firm works across all key industry sectors and in many instances provides all three services to a single client. Kensington International serves its clients globally through its partner organizations – Career Partners International and Agilium Worldwide Search Partners. Additional information can be found by visiting www.kionline.com.