Fall Executive Development Event

On October 22nd, 2015 the FBEI hosted

Mr. Phil Blair, CEO Manpower of San Diego. Check out his bio below!


Phil Blair

            Mr. Blair is one of San Diego's most visible and respected business leaders. He along with partner Mel Katz, have built Manpower of San Diego into the largest Manpower franchise in the U.S. with annual revenues exceeding $150 million. 

            Manpower provides quality employment opportunities, training and workforce solutions. It has become San Diego’s fourth largest local for-profit employer. Manpower provides approximately 3,500 jobs daily through its five franchises-San Diego, Riverside, Las Vegas, Spokane and Albuquerque.

            Blair’s book, Job Won!, serves as a guide to acquire and refine the tools you need to find a job and develop a career you are passionate about. Mr. Blair is an oft-quoted employment industry expert and appears frequently in local business publications and on radio and television. He is a long-time KUSI-TV employment commentator, is a professional speaker on employment and workforce transition issues.

            Manpower of San Diego is a franchise of ManpowerGroup, the world leader in innovative workforce solutions, connecting human potential to the power of business.  ManpowerGroup serves both large and small organizations across all industry sectors through four main brands and offerings: ManpowerGroup Solutions, Experis, Manpower and Right Management. Manpower operates a worldwide network of offices in 80 countries and territories. With global insight and local expertise, ManpowerGroup partners with clients to accelerate their business by providing the people and services that raise the quality, productivity and efficiency of their total workforce, including recruitment and assessment, training and development, workforce consulting, outsourcing and career management.

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