IRVINE, California, March 8, 2011- Resources Global Professionals ("Resources"), a leading multinational provider of professional services and the operating subsidiary of Resources Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: RECN), will present at the 13th Annual Credit Suisse Global Services Conference on Tuesday, March 15, at The Phoenician in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Resources' Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Nate Franke (biographical details below) and Senior Vice President of the Western Region Tanja Cebula (biographical details below) are scheduled to present at 3 p.m. MST on Tuesday, March 15. A webcast of the presentation will be available live through the Investor Relations section of the Resources' website: http://ir.resourcesglobal.com/events.cfm and will be recorded and accessible for 30 days.
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
With a background perfectly suited for dealing with today's increasingly complex regulatory environment, Franke joined Resources in 2007 as executive vice president and chief financial officer. As such, he is responsible for all financial aspects of Resources' operations, including financial reporting and investor relations. Franke oversees the financial side of Resources' business that generated approximately $500 million in revenue in fiscal 2010, employs more than 2,900 professionals globally and has grown to more than 80 practice offices worldwide during the past 15 years.
Franke joined Resources after 22 years at Deloitte & Touche LLP, where he served as an audit partner primarily working with publicly traded companies in the consumer and technology industries.
A member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, he graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and earned an MBA from the University of California, Irvine. He is also a part-time lecturer in financial reporting and analysis at the University of California, Irvine, Merage School of Business.
Senior Vice President of the Western Region
A 14-year veteran of the Company, Tanja Cebula is responsible for Resources' Western Region, which includes 19 offices in the U.S. and Mexico. Cebula oversees operating activities while mentoring teams and offering strategic guidance to the practices within the region.
Cebula began her Resources career in 1997 as managing director and founder of the Company's Portland, Oregon office. She played a key role in Resources' management-led buyout from Deloitte & Touche LLC in 1999. She moved to Southern California as regional managing director in 2000 taking on responsibility for the entire Western Region in 2004.
Prior to Resources, Cebula served as product director for Johnson & Johnson Medical in Dallas, Texas and senior auditor for Deloitte & Touche in Portland, Oregon. She received her B.S. from Oregon State University and her MBA from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management. Cebula serves on the St. Joseph Hospital Foundation Board in Orange, California and co-founded the Breast Health Awareness Foundation whose mission is to bring breast cancer awareness to corporate America.
ABOUT RESOURCES GLOBAL PROFESSIONALS
The world's leading businesses trust Resources Global Professionals with their most pressing initiatives. We're a multinational professional services firm that partners with business leaders to drive change across all parts of a global enterprise. Our accomplished professionals have expertise in finance & accounting, information management, risk & compliance, human capital, legal & regulatory, corporate advisory & restructuring, strategic communications, and supply chain management. Working as an extension of client teams, we solve problems, execute client initiatives and transfer knowledge.
Resources Global was founded in 1996 within a Big Four accounting firm. Today, we are a publicly traded company with over 2,900 professionals, annually serving over 1,800 clients around the world from more than 80 practice offices.
Headquartered in Irvine, California, Resources Global has served 83 of the Fortune 100 companies. In 2009, the firm was named to Forbes.com's list of 100 Most Trustworthy Companies.
The operating subsidiary of Resources Connection, Inc. (RECN), the company is listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market, the exchange's highest tier by listing standards. More information about Resources Global is available at http://www.resourcesglobal.com.
Jeff Lloyd, Sitrick Brincko Group LLC
(US+) 1-212-573-6100 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Nate Franke, Chief Financial Officer
(US+) 1-714-430-6500 or email@example.com