The Paris-based INSEEC Group, part of the Career Education Corporation (NASDAQ: CECO) (CEC) family of schools, expanded its executive education curricula this month with the acquisition of the corporate training firm Luxury Attitude, which specializes in service and customer relations training for premium and luxury companies.

Founded by Erik Perey and Lionel Meyer, Luxury Attitude has 15 years of experience providing training services to prestigious clients, such as Louis Vuitton, Audi, Plaza Athénée, Hotel Metropole de Monaco, Hotel Meurice, Nespresso and Air France.

Luxury Attitude expands INSEEC Executive Education courses, complementing those offered in the Luxury Business Division and the specialized programs already developed by the International University of Monaco (IUM) and INSEEC.

This strategic acquisition enables Luxury Attitude to pursue expansion of its client base through the international reach of INSEEC and IUM. There are also plans to incorporate the premium customer relations curriculum into the online education platforms in the IUM and INSEEC programs. Providing innovative digital delivery of education to students through online and mobile platforms is a specialty of CEC.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

About Career Education Corporation

The colleges, schools and universities that are part of the Career Education Corporation (“CEC”) family offer high-quality education to a diverse student population of approximately 95,000 students across the world in a variety of career-oriented disciplines through online, on-ground and hybrid learning program offerings. The more than 90 campuses that serve these students are located throughout the United States and in France, the United Kingdom and Monaco, and offer doctoral, master’s, bachelor’s and associate degrees and diploma and certificate programs.

CEC is an industry leader whose institutions are recognized globally. Those institutions include, among others, American InterContinental University (“AIU”); Brooks Institute; Colorado Technical University (“CTU”); Harrington College of Design; INSEEC Group (“INSEEC”) Schools; International University of Monaco (“IUM”); International Academy of Design & Technology (“IADT”); Le Cordon Bleu North America (“LCB”); and Sanford-Brown Institutes and Colleges. Through its schools, CEC is committed to providing high-quality education, enabling students to graduate and pursue rewarding career opportunities.

For more information, see CEC’s website at www.careered.com. The website includes a detailed listing of individual campus locations and web links to CEC’s colleges, schools and universities.

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