HERNDON, VA - February 15, 2008 - The startling bankruptcy of Ensemble Chimes Global (ECG)-- formerly the largest VMS provider - has raised compelling questions for staffing firms, VMS/MSP companies, and client organizations. After the Fall of Chimes - The Impact on Vendor Management is a free webcast hosted by the Human Capital Institute in partnership with MBO Partners (formerly MyBizOffice), the leader in independent contractor engagement solutions. The webcast, moderated by Bill Craib, VP of HCI Communities, and featuring Beeline SVP Doug Leeby, will take place Friday, February 22 at 2 pm EST.
The one-hour program will explore the Chimes downfall, ramifications for the VMS and MSP industry, the future of VMS, and what companies and suppliers can do to protect themselves. We will also hear from Leeby about Beeline's acquisition of the Chimes assets. Also attending:
Remarked HCI moderator Bill Craib, "The situation with Ensemble Chimes has serious implications for organizations around the world. We are pleased to partner with MyBizOffice in delivering up-to-date information from the leading players in this space."
About MBO Partners
MBO Partners makes it easy for self-employed professionals and their clients to work together. Founded in 1986, MBO Partners is the preferred provider of consolidated independent contractor engagement, employment, risk mitigation, and compliance solutions for the world's largest organizations and is the leading alternative to self-incorporation for professionals pursuing independent careers.
About The Human Capital Institute
The Human Capital Institute (www.humancapitalinstitute.org) is a global think tank, educator, and professional association defining the agenda for human capital management. With over 103,000 members in over 40 countries, HCI offers a new association framework that cuts across the silos of recruitment, HR/OD, finance, sales and marketing, operations, manufacturing and IT. We provide executives, line managers, and human capital professionals with the newest education, tools, and best practices in talent strategy, acquisition, alignment, engagement, deployment, measurement, and retention.