Manpower Inc. (NYSE: MAN) today announced that Nancy Brinker, 53, and Edward J. Zore, 55, have been elected to its board of directors.
Brinker is founding chairman of the board of The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, where she created the Race for the Cure® held today in more than 100 cities nationwide. She is a member of the Foundation's Strategic Planning and International Development Committees, and is a spokesperson for the organization, which has affiliates in 114 U.S. cities and four countries. In addition, she is a director of US Oncology, Inc. and a trustee of the New York University Medical School Foundation and Netmarket Group, Inc. Brinker previously served as a director and member of the audit committee of Meditrust Corporation, Chairman and CEO of In Your Corner, Inc. and a director of Caremark International, Inc., where she sat on the Audit and Policy and Ethics Committees and chaired the Public Policy Committee.
Zore is President of Northwestern Mutual and a member of its Board of Trustees. He joined Northwestern Mutual's investment department in 1969 and has served as Chief Investment Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Most recently, he headed the company's life and disability income insurance operations. In addition to his duties at Northwestern Mutual, Zore sits on the boards of the Frank Russell Company, Tacoma, Wash.; Robert W. Baird Financial Corporation and MGIC Investment Corporation, Milwaukee. He serves as chairman of the board of Children's Health System, Inc., and is chairman of the board of trustees of the YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee.
Manpower Inc. is a world leader in the staffing industry, providing workforce management services and solutions to customers through more than 3,500 offices in 54 countries. The firm annually provides employment to more than 2 million people worldwide and is an industry leader in employee assessment and training. Manpower also offers organizational performance consulting services worldwide through its independent operating division, The Empower Group. More information on Manpower Inc. can be found at the company's website, http://www.manpower.com/ . More information can also be found about The Empower Group at its website, http://www.empowergrp.com/
SOURCE: Manpower Inc.
Contact: Tracy Shilobrit of Manpower Inc., 414-906-6088,