Women in Business Speaker Series

Featuring Becky Frankiewicz, President of ManpowerGroup North America

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Registration opens—4:30 p.m.
Program—5:00 p.m.
Networking Reception—6:30 p.m.
Marquette University
Alumni Memorial Union, Monaghan Ballroom (Third Floor)
1442 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee
Limited parking will be available in the 16th Street Parking Structure located at 749 N. 16th St. or the Wells Street Parking Structure located at 1240 W. Wells St. Guests attending together are encouraged to car pool. Metered and street parking also available.


Becky Frankiewicz Biography

Becky FrankiewiczBecky Frankiewicz joined ManpowerGroup in 2017 as the President of ManpowerGroup North America, bringing high energy and passion, coupled with strong P&L experience from a large and complex global business.

Prior to ManpowerGroup, Becky led one of PepsiCo’s largest subsidiaries, Quaker Foods North America.  In that role she was responsible for the $2.6B business, leading all functions, sales and manufacturing.  Under her leadership, Quaker Foods delivered impressive growth as she led the transformation of that brand to be known as America’s ‘best start to everyday’. She was also named by Fast Company as one of the most creative people in the industry, anticipating and adapting to fast changing consumer demands.

Prior to her success leading Quaker Foods, Becky held a variety of senior leadership roles at PepsiCo across the portfolio of brands. Her experience in these roles, which included leading Innovation, Finance, Strategy, Sales and Marketing across the PepsiCo portfolio, positions her to lead ManpowerGroup’s connected brands— Manpower, Experis, Right Management and ManpowerGroup Solutions.  Prior to joining PepsiCo, Becky worked in strategic consulting with Deloitte and Andersen Consulting.  She began her career at Procter and Gamble.  She is a passionate team builder and people developer. Becky has a great educational track record, attaining top marks at the University of Texas, where she earned an MBA in finance, and a BA in Marketing.

Becky is dedicated to her family, health and helping others succeed.  She lives in Chicago with her husband and three daughters Parker, Payton and Piper.


About the series

The Women in Business Speaker series features distinguished women business leaders who have reached the highest levels of achievement and leadership in their professional sphere. They will share their experiences and insights in order to inspire and ignite the Marquette community. This speaker series incorporates a unique blend of presentation and interactive ‘fire-side’ chat formats. In this way, it enables students, faculty, staff, and all of the Marquette University community to interact and engage with renowned women business leaders.

For inquiries or more information about the speaker series, please contact Shannon Theim  at shannon.theim@marquette.edu or 414.288.7141.


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