Manpower Business Solutions Executive Named 2010 HRO Superstar by HRO Today Magazine

Kate Donovan Joins Ranks of Most Influential Industry Contributors

Jan 06, 2010, 11:55 ET from Manpower

MILWAUKEE, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Manpower Business Solutions (MBS) today announced that Kate Donovan, managing director, has been named a 2010 HRO Superstar in the Provider category by HRO Today magazine. According to the program criteria, a Provider Superstar is recognized for their innovative contributions to the industry.


Elliot Clark, Chairman and CEO of SharedXpertise Media, LLC, the publisher of HRO Today magazine, said, "Our provider superstars are those individuals who are shaping the direction of the HRO industry. In the recruitment category, under Kate's leadership, Manpower Business Solutions is helping to resolve the most complex workforce scenarios by thinking globally and executing locally. We're pleased to welcome Kate to the 2010 HRO Superstar list."

An industry expert with more than 20 years of human resources, staffing and recruiting expertise, Donovan joined MBS in 2008. She leads this dedicated business unit within the Manpower group of companies known for its world-leading recruitment process outsourcing offering, as well as managed services programs and other outsourced business solutions. She has authored a number of articles on the topics of recruiting and retention and is frequently called upon to comment on sourcing, staffing and hiring trends. Donovan has also published a study sponsored by the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), titled "The Future of the HR Profession."

Donovan commented, "It's an honor to be among such an impressive group of industry luminaries and leaders. Manpower Business Solutions is delivering the answers to the toughest workforce strategy challenges, and we will continue to innovate in order to meet increasingly more sophisticated client needs. We look forward to helping our clients achieve the competitive advantages that will enable them to advance their businesses in the new year."

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About Manpower Business Solutions

Manpower Business Solutions is an entity within the Manpower group of companies specializing in Recruitment Process Outsourcing, Managed Service Programs and Business Process Outsourcing. Providing this complete suite of workforce management services helps clients improve performance, raise productivity, increase efficiency, mitigate risk and reduce costs. In the U.S., Manpower Business Solutions joins Manpower, Manpower Professional, Manpower Public Sector, Right Management and Jefferson Wells in providing practical solutions that allow companies to succeed in the changing world of work. More information on Manpower Business Solutions is available at

About Manpower

Manpower Inc. is a world leader in the employment services industry; creating and delivering services that enable its clients to win in the changing world of work. In the United States, Manpower is more than its core of industrial, contact center and administrative recruiting, assessment and selection. Under the Manpower Professional brand, the company provides innovative project solutions and places temporary and permanent talent in areas such as information technology, scientific, engineering and finance verticals. Manpower leverages its expertise in staffing and consulting for the U.S. federal government through Manpower Public Sector, and provides clients with managed service programs, business and recruitment process outsourcing offerings, and other integrated solutions through Manpower Business Solutions. More information on Manpower is available at

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