Marisa Kacary Joins Futurestep, a Korn/Ferry Company, as Global Vice President, Marketing

By Futurestep Kornferry International, PRNE
Tuesday, March 15, 2011

LONDON, March 16, 2011 - Futurestep, a Korn/Ferry company (NYSE: KFY), today announced that it has
appointed Marisa Kacary as Global Vice President, Marketing. Ms. Kacary has
been appointed to lead the company's marketing programmes and further build
Futurestep's brand as the global leader in strategic talent acquisition

Based in London but with a global remit, Ms. Kacary joins Futurestep with
considerable industry experience. Most recently, she was Director of
Marketing and Communications of Alexander Mann Solutions (AMS), and prior to
that, she was responsible for Marketing at Capital Consulting, a leading
global pure play RPO provider acquired by AMS in February 2008. Ms. Kacary
spent the early part of her career in the IT and telco sector, working in
marketing roles for organisations such as Cable&Wireless, Compaq and Nortel

"Marisa joins Futurestep at an exciting time," said Byrne Mulrooney,
chief executive officer, Futurestep. "As we build on our successes in the
global marketplace and execute on our strategic vision, her deep industry
experience and marketing communications expertise will ensure that our brand
reflects Futurestep's position as a world-class provider of RPO, consulting
and retained search services."

"Next to our colleagues, the Korn/Ferry brand is the most valuable asset
of our Firm," said Michael Distefano, senior vice president and chief
marketing office, Korn/Ferry. "Marisa makes an excellent addition to the
marketing team and will play a significant role as we further transform
Korn/Ferry as the premier global provider of talent management solutions."

Ms. Kacary is a graduate of Durham University with a bachelor's degree in
Geography. She is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and
holds a CIM Diploma.

About Futurestep

Futurestep is a Korn/Ferry Company and a leading global talent
acquisition solutions provider, helping companies build and implement
strategies for improving their talent acquisition operations. Key areas of
focus include Talent Acquisition Consulting, Recruitment Process Outsourcing,
Project-based Recruitment and Mid-Level Recruitment. With operations on four
continents, Futurestep provides the experience and expertise to address the
most pressing talent acquisition challenges facing companies today. To learn
more, visit

About Korn/Ferry International

Korn/Ferry International, with a presence throughout the Americas, Asia
, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, is a premier global provider of
talent management solutions. Based in Los Angeles, the firm delivers an array
of solutions that help clients to attract, deploy, develop and reward their
talent. Visit for more information on the Korn/Ferry
International family of companies, and for thought
leadership, intellectual property and research.

Rob Thompson of Korn/Ferry International, +1-443-304-2853, Rob.Thompson at

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