Colleen served as adjunct faculty for University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith College
of Business responsible for establishing and supporting the career advancement objectives
of business executives in global corporations currently enrolled at the university.
Additionally Colleen has conducted countless career advancement and professional
development programs and services for corporations including AT&T, Cox Communications,
A successful entrepreneur herself, Colleen has been regularly retained by investors to provide
counsel and support to their portfolio of start-ups in various stages of their growth and
Clients include BetterWeekdays.com,
Internships.com, and MatchPointCareers.com.
Recent College Students and Business School Graduates
ACDI’s founder, Colleen Sabatino started her career in university career services at Vanderbilt University and
then Rice University. She created CareerBeam, an online career coaching platform that was subscribed to by
over 130 college and university career centers before its acquisition by CareerArc Group. Colleen has
conducted career counseling programs and services for thousands of college students, MBA and EMBA candidates,
and alumni nationwide.
Career Transition & Career Changers
Colleen Sabatino recently served as lead outplacement consultant for 40 professionals transitioned at
Allegheny Technologies Incorporated, ATI, one of the world's largest specialty materials producers
in the world. She was Career Partner’s International’s lead outplacement consultant in Ohio for 6
years and performed outplacement services for Lee Hecht Harrison, Right Management, and DBM
nationwide for over 10 years. Additionally, ACDI has been the outplacement firm of choice for
numerous privately-owned small and medium sized businesses in Maryland.