Outsourcing... From the Inside?
It sounds like the battle we're fighting over outsourcing isn't about
to go away.
Dow Jones has announced that Jon E. Barfield has been elected to the
Company's Board of Directors, effective immediately. The 54-year-old
Mr. Barfield is chairman and chief executive officer of The Bartech
Group, a provider of professional staffing services, information
technology and outsourced staffing management services to clients in
the transportation, electric utility, health care and other industries.
"We are delighted that Jon Barfield is joining the Dow Jones Board,"
said Peter R. Kann, chairman, Dow Jones & Company. "He brings more than
25 years of business experience, and we are fully confident that he
will be an excellent director."
Barfield, a 1974 graduate of Princeton and a 1977 graduate of Harvard
Law, has been chairman of The Bartech Group since 1995 and has served
as Bartech president since 1981, according to the posting on Dow