Seminole, FL (PRWEB) May 11, 2011
Superior Uniform Group, Inc, (NASDAQ: SGC), designer and manufacturer of uniforms, image apparel and accessories, today announced the appointment of Jordan M. Alpert to the positions of general counsel and secretary of the Company.
Jordan succeeds Richard T. Dawson, vice president, general counsel, and secretary, who is retiring from the Company.
Jordan previously held the position of general counsel for Grand Army Entertainment, LLC. He also was an attorney with the firms Grais and Ellsworth LLP and Willkie Farr and Gallagher LLP. Jordan has been granted Authorized House Counsel status for the Company by the State of Florida. He is admitted to the New York Bar, Southern District of New York, and Eastern District of New York. Jordan also is a member of the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.
Jordan holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law and a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University.
“Jordan brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Company as general counsel. We are excited to add Jordan to our team. We also want to thank Richard Dawson for his service to the Company over the last nine years. He has been a valuable member of our team and we wish him the best in his retirement,” said Michael Benstock, CEO.
ABOUT SUPERIOR UNIFORM GROUP, INC.
Superior Uniform Group, Inc. (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 professional appearance and communicate their brands—particularly those in the healthcare, hospitality, food service, retail and private security 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 is the parent company to The Office Gurus® and everyBODY media®. For more information, call (800) 727-8643 or visit http://www.superioruniformgroup.com.