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ManpowerGroup Appoints William Downe and Patricia Hemingway Hall to Board of Directors

ManpowerGroup Appoints William Downe and Patricia Hemingway Hall to Board of Directors

ManpowerGroup, (NYSE: MAN), the world leader in innovative workforce solutions, announced today the appointments of William Downe, President and CEO of BMO Financial Group, and Patricia Hemingway Hall, President and CEO of Health Care Service Corporation, to its board of directors.

"Bill and Patricia both bring with them tremendous knowledge and experience and both possess true leadership qualities," said Jeffrey A. Joerres, ManpowerGroup Chairman and CEO. "Bill's well-known focus on customers and customer experience is a natural fit for what we strive for at ManpowerGroup and Patricia will bring depth to our board in several areas, particularly in regulation and new technologies."

Downe is President and CEO of BMO Financial Group, a bank founded in 1817 that today serves 11 million personal, commercial, corporate and institutional customers in North America and internationally. He held the role of Chief Operating Officer prior to being appointed CEO in 2007 and has held a variety of senior management positions in the U.S. since joining the company in 1983. He is a member of the International Business Leaders Advisory Council of the Mayor of Beijing, and the International Advisory Council of Guanghua School of Management at Peking University. Downe is on the Board of Trustees of the Rush University Medical Center and a member of the Board's Compensation and Human Resources Committee. He is a director of Catalyst, Inc. and a member of Catalyst's Canadian Board of Advisors. Downe is also a member of the Economic Club of Chicago and Past President of the Federal Reserve Board's Federal Advisory Council.

Hemingway Hall leads Health Care Service Corporation, which operates Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma, the fourth largest health insurance company in the United States, serving over 13 million members. She previously held the role of Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Internal Operations. She serves on the boards of Prime Therapeutics, MEDecision, BCS Financial, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, America's Health Insurance Plans, National Institute for Health Care Management, Salvation Army Advisory Board, and the Health Care Leadership Council. She has been named one of Crain's Chicago Business Magazine's Top 25 Women to Watch and one of the 100 Most Powerful People in Health Care by Modern Healthcare Magazine.

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