IRVINE, Calif., February 21, 2012 - 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 Baird Business Solutions Conference on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston.
From 8 to 8:30 a.m. EST on February 29th, Resources' President and Chief Operating Officer Tony Cherbak (biographical details below) and Chief Financial Officer Nate Franke (biographical details below) are scheduled to present an overview of Resources and participate in a Q&A session. 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 90 days.
President & Chief Operating Officer
With more than 30 years of professional services, operations and financial management experience, Cherbak has responsibility for Resources' global operations with a significant focus on managing and promoting the Company's growth and profitability. As a member of the Company's senior management group, Cherbak serves as part of a team that is responsible for the successful execution of Resources' business model - providing exceptional professional service to clients and reinforcing a corporate culture that gives its professionals a challenging, flexible and rewarding career.
Cherbak joined Resources in July 2005 from Deloitte & Touche LLP, where he spent the majority of his career as an audit partner in the Orange County, California office. At Deloitte, he led the firm's consumer business practice for its Pacific Southwest region, and most recently served as the partner-in-charge of the Orange County audit practice.
Cherbak graduated from Loyola Marymount University in 1978 with a B.S. in Accounting.
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 $545 million in revenue in fiscal 2011, employs more than 3,000 professionals globally and has grown to 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.
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, healthcare solutions, corporate advisory & restructuring, strategic communications and supply chain management. Working as members of clients' teams, we solve problems, execute plans and transfer knowledge.
Resources Global 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 Global has served 86 of the Fortune 100 companies. 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.
Nate Franke, Chief Financial Officer