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CORESTAFF, INC. ANNOUNCES THREE-FOR-TWO STOCK SPLIT

HOUSTON, March 7 /PRNewswire/ -- COREStaff, Inc. (Nasdaq: CSTF) today announced its Board of Directors has authorized a three-for-two split of its common stock in the form of a stock dividend. Certificates reflecting the stock split will be issued March 26, 1996, to stockholders of record as of March 14, 1996.

The stock split will increase the number of outstanding shares of the company from 11,964,117 to approximately 17,946,175.

Michael T. Willis, chairman and CEO, said, "The stock split is reflective of the strong operating performance of COREStaff, as well as the increasing interest in and value of our stock."

COREStaff recently reported record revenues and earnings for the year-ended December 31, 1995. For the year, net earnings increased 310 percent to $6.4 million, or $0.65 per share, compared to net earnings of $1.5 million, or $0.15 per share, in 1994. Revenues for the year were $344.5 million, an increase of 111 percent over 1994 revenues of $163.4 million.

COREStaff is a leading provider of staffing services through its two principal operating units: The Support Service Group and The Information Technology Services Group. The company operates 108 branches in 18 states and has annualized pro forma historical revenues in excess of $425 million.
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/NOTE TO EDITORS: For further information regarding COREStaff free of charge via fax, dial 800-PRO-INFO and enter "CSTF."/

/CONTACT: Daniel Shimer, Exec. VP & CFO, of COREStaff, Inc., 713-961-3633; or Janine Warell, General Inquiries, 312-640-6775, Laura Kuhlmann, Media, 312-640-6727, or Amy LaBan, Analysts, 312-640-6662, all of The Financial Relations Board/

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