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Local Express branch opens

Wednesday, November 6, 2002

SIKESTON - Express Personnel Services is now open for business in Sikeston.

The Sikeston office, owned by Karen Lance, will serve as a branch of the Poplar Bluff office. It will provide part- and full-time staffing services with a supporting network of over 400 franchises internationally.

Express offers full-time recruiting and interviewing as well as traditional temporary staffing in a variety of fields, including office services and light industrial staffing. Express' extensive applicant screening process helps place the right people in the right jobs.

"There is a tremendous opportunity for growth in the Sikeston area," said Lance. "I look forward to Express Personnel's presence and involvement in the Sikeston community."

"Karen's current success with the Poplar Bluff Express will enable her to establish a viable Express branch in Sikeston," said Robert A. Funk, founder and CEO of the international staffing firm.

The Sikeston office, located at 514 S. Main St., is currently interviewing applicants. For more information on job openings or to place job orders, stop by the office, call 573-471-1680 or visit Express online at www.expresspersonnel.com.

Oklahoma City-based Express Services' client base extends throughout three countries and employs more than 224,000 people annually. Company sales totaled $781 million in 2001.

Today, Express operates three divisions, including Express Personnel Services, temporary staffing/evaluation and direct hire; Express Professional Staffing, contract and executive recruiting and placement; and Express Business Solutions, customized workplace services.