Express Employment Professionals announces results of “Give the Gift of Employment” hiring drive

Feb. 7, 2013

Staffing company donates $480 to Food Pantry of Waukesha County

Express Employment Professionals in Brookfield, Wis. has donated $480 to the FOOD Pantry of Waukesha County.

Express partnered with the FOOD Pantry in its five-week “Give the Gift of Employment” hiring drive in November and December, 2012. Companies hired an Express employee for one week or more, and for each person hired, Express donated $10 to the FOOD Pantry.

“Being out of work, especially during the holidays, can be particularly tough, and we tried to make sure as many people as possible were able to earn a paycheck in time for the holidays,” said Rick Grimord, CEO of Express Brookfield. “Our clients stepped up, shared our campaign with other area businesses, and we were able to make a sizable donation to the FOOD Pantry of Waukesha County.”

Express Employment Professionals offers a full range of employment solutions including evaluation hire, temporary staffing, professional search and human resources. With over 550 offices in four countries, Express is committed to the vision of helping as many people as possible find good jobs by helping as many clients as possible find good people. For more information, visit

The Brookfield, Wis. Express Employment Professionals franchise began operation in August of 2012 and provides expertise to the eastern portion of Waukesha County with temporary and full-time employees in a variety of fields including manufacturing, administrative, commercial, accounting and finance, technical and marketing.

The Brookfield, Wis. Express franchise office, located at 17550 West Bluemound Road, Suite 200, is currently taking applications. Businesses seeking employees may stop by the office, call 262-754-1350, email, or visit the Express website at


Photo: Rick Grimord, CEO of Express Employment Professionals, and Karen Tredwell, FOOD Pantry of Waukesha County

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