Hudson Highland Group Appoints Richard Stolz to Company's Board of Directors

Aug 10, 2006, 01:00 ET from Hudson Highland Group, Inc.

    NEW YORK, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hudson Highland Group, Inc.
 (Nasdaq:   HHGP), one of the world's leading providers of specialized
 professional staffing, retained executive search and talent management
 solutions, today announced that Richard J. Stolz has been appointed to the
 company's board of directors. He will also serve as its audit committee
 chairman, replacing John J. Haley, who had served in that role on an
 interim basis and remains an audit committee member and board director.
     "Dick's more than 35 years of professional services client management
 experience, and expertise in accounting and audit, add further depth to our
 board," said Jon Chait, chairman and chief executive officer of Hudson
 Highland Group.
     Stolz recently was a Global Relationship Partner with
 PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC). His career at PwC included leadership
 responsibilities for the New York region and the Consumer and Industrial
 Products Industry Group, where he managed a revenue base of approximately
 $140 million with 32 partners and 60 managers. In addition, Stolz spent
 four years in Tokyo leading the International Division of the local PwC
 affiliate. He also served in leadership roles for several of the firm's
 worldwide accounts including AT&T, Lucent Technologies, and Dover
 Corporation. Stolz received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from
 Providence College.
     Hudson Highland Group
     Hudson Highland Group is one of the world's leading professional
 staffing, retained executive search and talent management solution
 providers. We help our clients achieve greater organizational performance
 by attracting, selecting, engaging and developing the best and brightest
 people for their businesses. Our approximately 3,800 employees in more than
 20 countries are dedicated to providing unparalleled service and value to
 our clients. More information about Hudson Highland Group is available at

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