SEOUL, Korea, April 14, 2011 - In response to the growing global demand for its services, Resources Global Professionals (NASDAQ: RECN), a leading multinational provider of professional services, today announced that it is expanding its service network in Asia-Pacific by establishing a new office in Seoul, Korea. The professional staff includes senior executives from Ernst & Young and other global firms.
Client Service Director Eric Kim stated, "We believe that there is significant potential for our services in Korea, particularly with those companies that are looking for customized, cost-effective solutions to deal with the uncertainties and challenges brought about by the changes in this economic environment. We intend to help fill that gap." In addition to Mr. Kim, another senior professional, SooMi Kim, will be focused on recruiting experienced talent for the Korea practice.
President & COO Tony Cherbak stated, "The opening of our new office in Seoul will enable Resources to expand its presence in Asia-Pacific, an area that has already demonstrated strong demand for our firm's professional services."
ABOUT RESOURCES GLOBAL PROFESSIONALS
Resources Global Professionals, the operating subsidiary of Resources Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: RECN), is a multinational professional services firm that provides a wide array of consulting and professional services to assist businesses in developing, focusing and executing business strategies. Resources assists clients with various types of projects in the areas of finance and accounting, information management, legal and regulatory, risk and compliance, corporate advisory and restructuring, strategic communications, human capital, and supply chain management. Unlike traditional management consulting firms, Resources not only deploys subject-matter experts to support client initiatives, but also provides longer-term professional services to execute on the strategies to ensure successful completion.
Resources was founded in 1996 within a Big Four accounting firm; today, it is an independent, publicly traded company with over 2,900 professionals working from more than 80 practice offices in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., Resources has served 83 of the Fortune 100 companies. The company was recognized by Forbes.com as one of the nation's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies.
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