January 14, 2015 – Kensington International, the Chicago area offices of Career Partners International (CPI), has named Matt Kerr to Laramie Group, a Kensington International company, as its new vice president of business development. Mr. Kerr brings more than 25 years of human resources experience in the areas of research, executive search, career transition, talent acquisition and HR management. He was previously the North American practice lead for executive search of BPI Group. “Matt’s deep human capital consulting experience will be a great asset to our existing and future client base,” said Steve Goering, co-founder and managing partner of Laramie Group. Founded in 1989, Kensington International provides executive search, leadership development, and outplacement services to clients through its three distinct lines of business.