TillmanCarlson Recruits Jeffrey Blust As Senior Vice President, Internet Delivery For Northern Trust Corporation

Oak Brook, IL (September 17, 2007) – TillmanCarlson recruits Jeffrey Blust as Senior Vice President, Internet Delivery for Northern Trust Corporation.

Blust joins Northern Trust from BMC Software, Inc., where he most recently served as Director, Information Technology for BMC's Global Marketing, e-Business and Business Education, Worldwide Customer Support and Research and Development functions.  Prior to BMC Software, Blust spent six years with General Motors Corporation, most recently as Director, Information Technology for GM's Global Sales, Marketing and Services group focused on Consumer Web and Portal Applications.  Earlier, Blust spent almost ten years with DaimlerChrysler, where he served in a variety of program management and e-Commerce leadership roles.

Blust holds a Master's degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor's degree in Marketing Research from Wayne State University.

About Northern Trust Corporation

Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Northern Trust Corporation (NASDAQ: NTRS) is a leading provider of investment management, asset and fund administration, fiduciary and banking solutions for corporations, institutions and affluent individuals worldwide. Northern Trust, a multi-bank holding, has a growing network of 84 offices in 18 U.S. states and has international offices in 12 locations in North America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. As of December 31, 2006, Northern Trust had assets under custody of $3.5 trillion, assets under management of $697 billion and banking assets of $61 billion. For further information on Northern Trust, visit

About TillmanCarlson

Headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois, TillmanCarlson is a senior level executive search firm specializing in the recruitment of CEOs, CFOs and CIOs for a broad range of companies from venture-backed start-ups to large, global corporations.