SEMINOLE, Fla., July 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Superior Uniform Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:SGC), manufacturer of uniforms, career apparel and accessories, today announced it has retained Halliburton Investor Relations ("HIR"), a Dallas-based, full-service investor relations firm, to assist the Company with its investor relations program.
HIR will work directly with Superior Uniform Group and its management team as an integral partner in executing a comprehensive investor relations program that focuses on strategic financial communications initiatives, promoting investor awareness of the Company's operational and financial performance, and communicating its growth strategy. Additionally, HIR will work to develop the company's investor base through targeted outreach programs designed to broaden the Company's exposure within the investment community.
"We are pleased to be working with HIR to build our investor communications program," said Michael Benstock, Chief Executive Officer of Superior Uniform Group. "HIR's strategic IR counsel will ensure that the broad investment community fully understands our long-term growth objectives. The firm has a proven track record of implementing successful IR programs for publicly traded companies, and its expertise in working with micro- and small-capitalization companies, as well as knowledge in the textile and apparel industry, will serve us well."
"We are excited about the opportunity to work with Superior Uniform Group on its investor communications," said Geralyn Maher DeBusk, President of HIR. "This is an opportune time to introduce its compelling investment story to a broad range of targeted prospective investors. We believe Superior Uniform Group's strong balance sheet and growth initiatives present a tremendous opportunity for new investors, which makes the Company a prime candidate for our strategic investor outreach and financial communications program."
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 industries.
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® and HPI Direct®. Superior Uniform Group is also the parent company for The Office Gurus®, its BPO and Contact Center vertical. For more information, call (800) 727-8643 or visit www.superioruniformgroup.com.
About Halliburton Investor Relations (HIR)
Halliburton Investor Relations (HIR) was formed in 1990 to provide a superior caliber of investor relations representation to publicly traded companies. The firm's team of experienced professionals develops strategic communications programs designed to produce maximum results. Over the last twenty-four years, numerous clients have benefited from HIR's expertise in investor relations, financial communications, corporate governance and disclosure issues. HIR's strategic programs for clients have resulted in broadened share ownership, enhanced trading volume and, over time, an improved stock price. For more information on the company, visit www.HalliburtonIR.com.
Statements contained in this press release which are not historical facts may constitute forward-looking statements as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties, including without limitation, those identified in the Company's SEC filings, which could cause actual results to differ from those projected.
CONTACT: Andrew D. Demott, Jr., CFO (727) 803-7135 Hala Elsherbini, Halliburton Investor Relations (972) 458-8000Source:Superior Uniform Group, Inc.