IRVINE, Calif., February 13, 2013 - Resources Global Professionals ("RGP"), 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 27, 2013 at The Pierre in New York, NY.
From 1 to 1:30 p.m. EST on February 27th, RGP's 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 RGP and participate in a Q&A session. A webcast of the presentation will be available live through the Investor Relations section of RGP's website: http://ir.resourcesglobal.com/events.cfm and will be recorded and accessible for 90 days thereafter.
President & Chief Operating Officer
With more than 34 years of professional services, operations and financial management experience, Cherbak has responsibility for RGP's 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 team, Cherbak helps lead the successful execution of RGP's business model - providing exceptional professional service to clients and reinforcing a corporate culture that offers its professionals a challenging, flexible and rewarding career.
Cherbak joined RGP 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 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 RGP in 2007 as executive vice president and chief financial officer. As such, he is responsible for all financial aspects of RGP's operations, including financial reporting and investor relations. Franke oversees the financial side of RGP's business that generated approximately $572 million in revenue in fiscal 2012, employs more than 3,000 professionals globally and has grown to 77 practice offices worldwide during the past 17 years.
Franke joined RGP 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.
He graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and earned a 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.
RGP, the operating subsidiary of Resources Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: RECN), is a multinational professional services firm that helps business leaders execute internal initiatives. Partnering with business leaders, we drive internal change across all parts of a global enterprise - accounting, finance, risk management and internal audit, corporate advisory, strategic communications and restructuring, information management, human capital, supply chain management, healthcare solutions, and legal and regulatory services.
RGP was founded in 1996 within a Big Four accounting firm. Today, we are a publicly traded company with over 3,000 professionals, annually serving approximately 1,900 clients around the world from 77 practice offices.
Headquartered in Irvine, California, RGP has served 86 of the Fortune 100 companies.
The Company is listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market, the exchange's highest tier by listing standards. More information about RGP is available at http://www.resourcesglobal.com.
Nate Franke, Chief Financial Officer