Jan. 2, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY), a premier global provider of talent management solutions, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of
-based PDI Ninth House, a leading, globally-recognized provider of leadership solutions.
"We are pleased to announce the completion of Korn/Ferry's acquisition of PDI Ninth House, a partnership that combines two of the top brands in talent management," said
Gary D. Burnison
, CEO of Korn/Ferry International. "PDI Ninth House brings to Korn/Ferry strong talent management offerings, rich intellectual property, and world-class people, which we believe will immediately increase Korn/Ferry's depth and scale in being the most relevant leadership organization in the world."
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