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Insala to Present at the ACF European Conference, A Must Attend Event for Outplacement Professionals

London, UK – February 11, 2008 – Insala, a leading global provider of outplacement and career transition software, announces it will present at Association of Career Firms Europe (ACF-Europe) bi-annual European Conference on March 5, 2009 at the Hotel Metropole in Brussels, Belgium.

With global layoffs punctuating the employment market this event offers outplacement and career coaching professionals resources, information and a keen perspective to better assist the influx of clients and manage the change their businesses will continue to experience.

Phillip Roark, Insala President and CEO, will present “Trends in the global career transition market” to the group of outplacement and career coaches in attendance. Christine De Cock, Vice President, Client Services Europe, will present “Virtual delivery and use of Technology for Career Transition” and Global Marketing Manager, Stephen Grindrod will showcase ACF Europe’s newly redesigned website, developed by Insala.

Mike Johnson, managing partner of Johnson & Associates, will share his views on the development of employment and the role of outplacement and coaching firms. Egbert Holthuis, Deputy Head of Unit European Employment Strategy of the European Commission, will present “Flexicurity policies in times of crisis.”

Reed Consulting reports in The Value of Outplacement that 81% of employers engage help from external outplacement providers, with 50% of surveyed employers exclusively using external providers. With more layoffs looming, outplacement firms stand a chance to streamline services and resources for clients while maintaining high-touch personalized services with help from online outplacement solutions such as EmploymentTalk™.

About Insala
Insala partners with organizations to develop and deliver business strategy solutions and to maximize human capital in today’s competitive and changing social and economic environment. Insala’s powerful outplacement and career services technology solutions are utilized by organizations worldwide.

The Insala Solution Suite spans outplacement, succession planning, career development, performance management, leadership development, employee surveys, and mentoring software. Delivering unique solutions through advanced technology, content and consulting services, Insala solutions offer sustainable, measurable value with long-term impact for organizations worldwide. For more information, please visit us at

About ACF-Europe
The Association of Career Firms Europe (ACF-Europe) was founded in 1996 to bring together and represent the interests of the European outplacement industry. A non-profit organization representing more than 100 firms in the career management industry throughout Europe, ACF-Europe has developed into an influential trade organization with a strong link to the European Union.

ACF-Europe meets the interests and needs of professional organizations operating in the fields of outplacement, coaching, and related activities. It is an active platform for both potential client companies as well as individuals seeking information related to career management and coaching. For more information, please visit