Washington veteran Leslie Hortum
to lead firm's growth in federal/association/non-profit markets Thursday September 19, 6:02 am ET LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 19, 2002-- Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY - News), the world's leading provider of recruitment solutions, announced today that Leslie Hortum has been named Office Managing Director of its Washington D.C. and Tysons Corner offices.Ms. Hortum has served as a Senior Client Partner in the firm's Washington D.C. office since 2000.Her
key clients have included the U.S. Chamber of Commerce
, The Business Roundtable and Goodwill International
prestigious career in Washington can be summed up as `someone of this market and for this market.' We are confident that Leslie
will further develop our industry-leading position in the federal and non-profit sectors, which are among the best growth areas of the executive search and human capital recruitment businesses." Prior to joining Korn/Ferry, Ms. Hortum served as Senior Vice President of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.Previously, she served as Senior Vice President and Chairman of the Management Committee of the American Trucking Associations. Ms. Hortum holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Mary Washington College and has attended the Advanced Management School at the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business.
About Korn/Ferry International Korn/Ferry International
(NYSE:KFY - News), with nearly 70 offices in 36 countries, is the world's leading provider of recruitment solutions.Based in Los Angeles, the firm works closely with clients worldwide to deliver customized executive search, management assessment and mid-level search services, including the identification of CEOs, COOs, CFOs, board members and other senior-level executives; the formal evaluation of senior management teams; and the recruitment of middle managers through its Futurestep subsidiary.For more information, visit the Korn/Ferry International
Web site at http://www.kornferry.com/ or the Futurestep Web site at http://www.futurestep.com/.