Paul R Carter, president of Wal-Mart Realty Company and executive vice president of Wal-Mart Stores Inc, has joined the board of directors at corporate clothing firm Cintas Corporation.

In his current position, Mr Carter oversees the real estate and construction for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Prior to his appointment as president of Wal-Mart Realty Company, Mr Carter served as chief financial officer for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. In March 1988, he was elected to the Wal-Mart board of directors where he served for 10 years.