Cintas to Appoint Matt Hough as Vice President and CIO

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CINCINNATI, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 6, 2019–Cintas Corporation[1] (NASDAQ: CTAS) is promoting Matt Hough to Vice President and Chief Information Officer (CIO), effective June 1, 2019. Hough will assume leadership for Cintas’ entire IT operational infrastructure, reporting directly to Mike Thompson, Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer (CAO).

“This is a well-deserved promotion for Matt as his leadership, technical expertise and ability to attract and develop employee-partners has been instrumental to our company’s success,” said Thompson. “I am confident that under Matt’s leadership, Cintas’ IT department will continue to improve the technical support of our businesses and help to position the company for additional growth.”

Mr. Hough joined Cintas in 2013 as Director of Applications and in 2016 was promoted to Senior Director of IT. Over the past 3 years, Mr. Hough has directed the implementation of many critical enterprise business systems across the company.

Mr. Hough, a graduate of American Sentinel University and proud veteran of the U.S. Navy, began his career leading several organizations through global SAP implementations. Mr. Hough has over 20 years of IT experience in the software, consumer electronics, semi-conductor, and public utilities industries with a deep knowledge of supply chain, ERP implementations and global IT operations.

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About Cintas Corporation:

Cintas Corporation helps more than one million businesses of all types and sizes get ready to open their doors with confidence every day by providing a wide range of products and services that enhance our customers’ image and help keep their facilities and employees clean, safe and looking their best. With products and services including uniforms, mats, mops, restroom supplies, first aid and safety products, fire extinguishers and testing, and training and compliance courses, Cintas helps customers get Ready for the Workday®. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Cintas is a publicly held Fortune 500 company traded over the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol CTAS and is a component of both the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index and Nasdaq-100 Index.

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