IRVINE, Calif., February 17, 2012 -- Resources Global Professionals ("Resources"), a leading multinational provider of professional services and the operating subsidiary of Resources Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: RECN), today announced the hiring of Radgia Cook - a seasoned healthcare IT consulting and business management executive - to lead its Healthcare Solutions practice. Resources has also hired a team of healthcare IT and compliance practitioners to work with Cook to build this practice.
"These additional investments in healthcare expertise enable the Company to expand our capabilities within a key industry segment that is experiencing significant change and growth," said Donald Murray, chairman and CEO of Resources. "We look forward to working with Radgia as we develop brand equity within an important market like healthcare."
Cook will serve as president of the division. Cook joins Resources with over 22 years of industry experience, including leadership positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Computer Sciences Corporation and, most recently, at ACS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Xerox. She will work closely within Resources' established practices and geographies to serve new and existing healthcare clients.
"I am excited to join Resources," said Cook. "I believe there are substantial opportunities to support the healthcare industry, which is undergoing tremendous change. I look forward to leveraging the Company's operating platform to expand Resources' services in this area."
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 members of clients' teams, we solve problems, execute plans and transfer knowledge.
Resources was founded in 1996 within a Big Four accounting firm. Today, we are a publicly traded company with over 3,000 professionals, annually serving over 1,900 clients around the world from 80 practice offices.
Headquartered in Irvine, California, Resources has served 86 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 is available at http://www.resourcesglobal.com.
Nate Franke, Chief Financial Officer