November 6, 2008

Lion Brothers Recognized Among Top 100 Regional Minority Businesses

BALTIMORE, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Lion Brothers Company, Inc. is proud to announce that Susan J. Ganz has been selected to receive the prestigious Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Award. This program is designed to acknowledge and pay tribute to outstanding women and minority business owners in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia. The awards ceremony will take place at the Inn and Conference Center at University of Maryland University College in Adelphi, Maryland on Thursday, November 6th, 2008.

"Lion Brothers is proud to be recognized as a Top 100 minority business," said Susan Ganz, CEO of Lion Brothers Company Inc. "With more than 109 years of service to the Baltimore and Washington, D.C. region, Lion Brothers is committed to providing excellent products and services to our global clientele through strategic business practices and innovative product and service solutions."

Lion Brothers is recognized as a world leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of apparel decoration and uniform identification. Founded in Baltimore in 1899 and serving more than 1600 brands and factories around the world, Lion produces product for lifestyle brands including Nike, Adidas, Puma and VF Imagewear including on field and replica apparel decoration for professional and collegiate team sports including the MLB, NBA, NFL, and the NHL. Lion is also a primary supplier of embroidered awards and insignia to organizations including Girl Scouts of the USA, Boy Scouts of America as well as the US Government.

Wherever one goes throughout a day, Lion's work is visible in brand identification that distinguishes the individual's affiliation on their apparel or uniform. Lion Brothers is a woman-owned business enterprise that operates manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and China employing more than 400 individuals worldwide.

"Lion Brothers represents the best of what our region's minority business community has to offer," said Sharon R. Pinder, founder of the Top 100 MBE Awards Ceremony. "This award is the culmination of sacrifice, dedication and hard work and will inspire future minority business entrepreneurs to strive for the same level of success."

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    For Details, Contact:    Mickie Holden    Market Development    Direct Phone: 410-363-1000    [email protected]  

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