Symmetry Surgical to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell on December 23, 2014

Nashville, Tenn., Dec. 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Symmetry Surgical Inc. (Nasdaq:SSRG) announced today that Company management will ring the Opening Bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square, New York at 9:30 a.m. ET on Tuesday, December 23, 2014.

Thomas J. Sullivan, President and Chief Executive Officer, along with members of Symmetry Surgical senior management, will perform the honorary bell-ringing ceremony that will be held from 9:15 to 9:30 a.m. ET. A live webcast will be available at

Mr. Sullivan commented, "We are honored to ring the Nasdaq Opening Bell in celebration of Symmetry Surgical becoming a public company. This event provides an excellent opportunity to raise awareness of Symmetry Surgical and our significant growth opportunity as a leader in the field surgical instrumentation. We look forward to a long partnership with Nasdaq as we expand our business and build our profile in the investment community."

About Symmetry Surgical Inc.

Symmetry Surgical is dedicated to developing and delivering high-quality, innovative surgical instruments that meet clinicians' needs and improve patients' lives. Our team collaborates with healthcare providers around the world to provide medical devices that exceed our customers' expectations and provide solutions for today's needs and tomorrow's growth. Our rich and diverse history creates one of the industry's most comprehensive surgical instrument portfolios, which includes our well-known brands such as BOOKWALTER®, GREENBERG®, RILEY™, OLSEN™, ULTRA™, QUAD-LOCK®, FLASHPAK®, RAPIDCLEAN®, OPTI-LENGTH®, CLASSIC® and CLASSIC PLUS®. Symmetry Surgical is headquartered in Nashville, TN. For more information, please visit

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CONTACT: Investor Contact: Zack Kubow The Ruth Group 646-536-7020 Media Contact: Calvin Allen The Ruth Group 646-536-7002 callen@theruthgroup.comSource:Symmetry Surgical Inc.