SEMINOLE, Fla., Feb. 11, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Board of
Directors of Superior Uniform Group (Nasdaq:SGC) announced today that,
effective February 7, 2014, Mr. Todd E. Siegel has been appointed by
the Board of Directors to be a Director of the Company. Mr. Siegel will
be one of four independent directors serving on the Board.
Mr. Siegel is the former president and chief executive officer of MTS
Medication Technologies, Inc. (MTS), having served in both of those
capacities from 1993-2012. In those roles, he was responsible for all
strategic and operational activities of MTS. Mr. Siegel also was a
director of MTS from 1985-2009 and chairman of its board of directors
from 1993-2009. Mr. Siegel previously held sales and national sales
management positions with AMI Diagnostic Service and Chamberlin
Corporation. Mr. Siegel is a lifetime member of the American Society of
Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP) and a member of the World President’s
Organization. Siegel’s non-profit work includes The Pediatric Cancer
Foundation, Pinellas County Education Foundation – Doorways Program,
Temple B’nai Israel, JCC Suncoast, and Menorah Manor Nursing Home
Foundation. Mr. Siegel, who is 55 years old, holds a bachelor’s degree
in business administration from Fort Lewis College.
“We are truly fortunate to find an executive and former director with a
blend of experience leading public and private companies and a
healthcare background to serve as a Director of the Company,” said Paul
Mellini, a fellow Director and Chairman of the Corporate Governance,
Nominating and Ethics Committee of the Board. “We believe that Todd
will be a valuable addition to the Board,” said Sidney Kirschner,
Chairman of the Board. “His experience operating and growing businesses
and knowledge of corporate governance matters will be a great help in
the further enhancement and development of our strategic initiatives,”
added Mr. Kirschner.
About Superior Uniform Group, Inc.
Superior Uniform Group (Nasdaq:SGC), established in 1920, is one of
America’s foremost providers of fine uniforms and image apparel.
Headquartered in Seminole, Fla., Superior Uniform Group manages
award-winning uniform apparel programs for major corporations
nationwide. Leaders in innovative uniform program design, global
manufacturing, and state-of-the-art distribution, Superior Uniform
Group helps companies achieve a more professional appearance and better
communicate their brands – particularly those in healthcare, private
security, retail, hospitality, transportation and food service
The Company’s commitment to service, technology, quality and
value-added benefits, as well as its financial strength and resources,
support customers’ diverse needs while embracing a “Customer 1st, Every
Time!” philosophy and culture. Superior Uniform Group primarily sells
its products through its signature brands Fashion Seal Healthcare(R)
and HPI Direct(R). Superior Uniform Group is also the parent company
for The Office Gurus(R), its BPO and Contact Center vertical, and
power3web(TM), its web development division. For more information, call
(800) 727-8643 or visit www.superioruniformgroup.com.