Solidifying Lee Hecht Harrison as the global leader in Talent Mobility
WOODCLIFF LAKE, NEW JERSEY, February 3, 2014 – Lee Hecht Harrison, the global leader in Talent Mobility, today announces the purchase of substantially all of the assets of Virginia-based MasteryWorks, Inc., a leading provider in Career Development and Employee Engagement services. By integrating MasteryWorks, Inc.’s unique products and portal technology into its own, Lee Hecht Harrison will expand its ability to bring Career Development and Employee Engagement solutions to organizations worldwide.
Peter Alcide, President and Chief Operating Officer of Lee Hecht Harrison, comments: “I am very pleased that we have reached this agreement to bring the strengths of MasteryWorks, Inc. into Lee Hecht Harrison. MasteryWorks has been a long-standing strategic partner to LHH, providing us with unique intellectual property and industry-leading portal technology primarily in the US. Through integrating these capabilities into ours, we can continue to expand our global offering to meet our clients’ emerging career and talent mobility needs.”
Through integrating these capabilities into ours, we can continue to expand our global offering to meet our clients’ emerging career and talent mobility needs.
This transaction considerably enhances Lee Hecht Harrison’s ability to bring proven, scalable solutions to clients worldwide, via in-person and virtual services combined with robust online tools and resources to meet a wide range of career development needs. Global demand continues to grow for these types of solutions as organizations look to improve employee engagement and facilitate talent mobility.
Lee Hecht Harrison connects people to jobs through innovative career transition services and helps organizations develop critical talent through career and leadership development services. The company will continue to offer talent solutions throughout the entire employee life cycle – from on-boarding, through career and leadership development, engagement and retention, to redeployment and transition – all vital components to ensure organizations maximize their performance and results, while maintaining a strong employer brand.
MasteryWorks, Inc., headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, has more than 35+ years of experience in the career development field. MasteryWorks delivers web- and print-based content, assessments, and tools to many companies, government agencies, and educational institutions.