Erin Krehbiel Joins ACI Specialty Benefits as SVP Marketing and Product Development

SAN DIEGO / December 12, 2009 — ACI Specialty Benefits, a Top Ten provider of employee assistance programs, wellness, student assistance and work/life benefits—announced today that Ms. Erin Krehbiel has joined the organization as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Product Development. Krehbiel will oversee global marketing initiatives, corporate branding, and product development, primarily focusing on ACI’s new student assistance program, SOAR: Student Outreach, Assistance, Resources.

“Following ACI’s recent launch of SOAR and major acquisition of Leverage Life—a national work/life and concierge services provider—Erin Krehbiel’s creative vision, leadership, and benefits expertise will be invaluable in advancing ACI’s delivery of new specialty benefit solutions to clients facing unique challenges in today’s economy,” said Dr. Ann D. Clark, CEO and founder of ACI Specialty Benefits.

With over 10 years of executive experience in the behavioral health industry, Krehbiel (nee Judy) spent the first seven years of her career with ACI Specialty Benefits as Sales Director streamlining marketing and sales initiatives and developing new products. During her tenure at ACI, Krehbiel produced record-breaking new sales that launched ACI Specialty Benefits into the Top Ten national employee assistance benefit providers. Prior to rejoining ACI, Krehbiel was responsible for overseeing large-scale medical staff for a national behavioral health firm.

“I look forward to a multi-faceted role at ACI Specialty Benefits, where I plan to invigorate ACI’s long established specialty benefits product line, and leverage new mediums of marketing and communication to reach a dynamic array of new clients,” said Erin Krehbiel.

About ACI Specialty Benefits
ACI Specialty Benefits is a Top Ten provider of employee assistance programs, wellness, student assistance, and work/life services to corporations worldwide. ACI Specialty Benefits consistently ranks in the nation’s Top Ten EAPs by Business Insurance. Founded in 1983, ACI has grown to international prominence, servicing nearly five million people worldwide with a network of over 40,000 providers. ACI remains a privately-owned specialty benefits corporation, headquartered in San Diego. For more information, visit