CTG Appoints Strategic Staffing Services Vice President

BUFFALO, N.Y., Oct. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CTG (NASDAQ:CTG), an information technology (IT) services and solutions Company, today announced that Rick Sullivan has been appointed Vice President in the Company’s Strategic Staffing Services division. He joins James Nichiporuk, who was appointed Strategic Staffing Services Vice President earlier this year.

In the position of Vice President, Sullivan will have executive responsibility for several of CTG’s largest accounts along with other geographically-determined relationships.

Bud Crumlish, CTG’s President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, “Rick’s appointment reflects his track record of significant accomplishment and leadership in our strategic staffing business. Rick’s information technology and staffing services experience, coupled with his rich institutional knowledge of CTG and its people, and a strong entrepreneurial approach to business makes him well-suited for this role. Rick will work closely with Jim Nichiporuk and together they will lead our efforts to accelerate growth in our staffing business, achieve more efficient operations, enhance the Company’s client service capabilities, and attract and retain top technical talent.”

Sullivan has been a key contributor to CTG’s staffing business for more than 25 years, and his entire career has been spent in the information technology industry, ranging from IT strategic staffing services, IT talent permanent placement, managed services provision, large client account management, and data center operations management. Over the course of his career, he has developed many strong, long-lasting relationships with clients in the high-growth industries that CTG serves, including healthcare, energy, technology services, financial services, and local, state, and federal government. Sullivan’s experience, entrepreneurial spirit, and commitment to delivery excellence has helped foster these relationships.

Prior to joining CTG, Sullivan served as Director of Technical Services at the Electric Power Research Institute in Palo Alto, California. He also held numerous management positions at IBM and Control Data.

About CTG

CTG provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations. Backed by 50 years of experience and proprietary methodologies, CTG has a proven track record of reliably delivering high-value, industry-specific staffing services and solutions to its clients. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India. The Company regularly posts news and other important information online at www.ctg.com.

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Contacts: Investors and Analysts: Brendan Harrington Chief Financial Officer brendan.harrington@ctg.com (716) 887-7244 Media: Amanda LeBlanc Vice President, Marketing amanda.leblanc@ctg.com (225) 772-8865

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