October 25, 2011 – Career Systems International (CSi) has named C. Patrick Smith as co-chief executive officer. Mr. Smith will join company founder, Dr. Beverly Kaye, in leading the company. “We are pleased to announce this important change to our management team and ownership structure,” said Dr. Kaye. “Pat has a proven track record of accelerating and sustaining growth and profitability in multiple human capital management companies, and he brings a compelling mix of managerial experience in the consulting and corporate performance improvement industry. Pat's focus will be on developing our strategy and driving our growth, both here in the United States and globally.” Mr. Smith has more than 30 years of experience in the field of training and consulting with a focus in market development, marketing, and sales management. Smith began his career at McDonnell Douglas Corporation where he held regional and national leadership roles in a number of business units. He then joined Development Dimensions International (DDI), a global leader in the field of leadership and executive development, where he was responsible for the global learning and development business. CSi helps organizations worldwide maximize the strategic engagement, development and retention of key talent and gain the Talent Edge.