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WILLIAM RULON-MILLER JOINS CSS INDUSTRIES’ BOARD OF DIRECTORS

WILLIAM RULON-MILLER JOINS CSS INDUSTRIES’ BOARD OF DIRECTORS


            CSS Industries, Inc. (NYSE: CSS) is pleased to announce that William Rulon-Miller has been elected as a member of the Board of Directors of the Company.  Mr. Rulon-Miller has significant experience as a business leader, with over 35 years in the financial industry as an investment banker and venture capitalist.  For over 30 years, Mr. Rulon-Miller was employed by the investment banking firm Janney Montgomery Scott, serving from 1982 to 2009 as either Director or Co-Director of the firm’s Investment Banking Group, and from 2005 until 2009 as a member of the firm’s Board of Directors.  He also has served on the Board of Directors of numerous publicly-held and privately-held companies, including Metrologic Instruments, Inc., Destination Maternity Corporation, Intelligent Electronics, Inc., and The JPM Company.  Mr. Rulon-Miller also served from February 2012 to February 2016 as the President of the non-profit organization Knowles Science Teaching Foundation.  He received his undergraduate degree in 1970 from Princeton University, and his M.B.A. in 1976 from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

 

            In announcing Mr. Rulon-Miller’s election, Rebecca Matthias, Chair of the Board of CSS, said “We are pleased to have Bill join CSS Industries as a member of our Board of Directors.  Based upon Bill’s many years of leadership experience serving on the boards of directors of various publicly-held and privately-held companies, we look forward to his advice and guidance as a CSS Board member.”

 

            CSS is a consumer products company primarily engaged in the design, manufacture, procurement, distribution and sale of all occasion and seasonal social expression products, principally to mass market retailers.  These all occasion and seasonal products include decorative ribbons and bows, boxed greeting cards, gift tags, gift wrap, gift bags, gift boxes, gift card holders, decorations, classroom exchange Valentines, craft buttons, floral accessories, Easter egg dyes and novelties, craft and educational products, stickers, memory books, stationery, journals, notecards, infant and wedding photo albums, scrapbooks, and other items that commemorate life’s celebrations.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Christopher Munyan
Chief Executive Officer
(215) 569-9900