-David Collette appointed to 15-member board of flooring safety
Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS) today announced the appointment of David
Collette to the National
Floor Safety Institutes' (NFSI) Board of Directors. As the Director
of Foodservice Marketing and Strategy for Cintas, Collette brings
extensive experience to the NFSI board and will contribute to its
mission of preventing slips, trips and falls in the workplace.
"No one ever thinks a slip and fall accident will happen until it's too
late," said Collette. "I look forward to working with the NFSI Board to
create standards and programs that will help protect foodservice
operators, employees and patrons from the dangers of slips, trips and
At Cintas, Collette is responsible for developing solutions for
foodservice operators with a focus on clean and safe floors. Prior to
joining Cintas, he served as Senior Product Manager for Diversey, a
global provider of institutional cleaning solutions. At Diversey,
Collette helped bring floor finish applicator systems, carpet care
cleaning systems and microfiber products to market.
Each year, more than 4 million foodservice employees and customers are
injured from slip and fall accidents resulting in approximately $2
billion in incurred costs, according to NFSI. As the only comprehensive
safe floor program provider in the U.S., Cintas aims to protect its
foodservice customers from the risks and liability associated with slips
and falls with products and services that protect, maintain and deep
clean flooring. By using a complete system of safety matting, customized
cleaning chemicals and periodic deep cleaning services, the program
provides safety and protection against accidents while improving
flooring appearance and durability.
For more information on Cintas safe floor solutions for foodservice,
please visit www.cintas.com/foodservice.
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Cintas Corporation provides highly
specialized services to businesses of all types primarily throughout
North America. Cintas designs, manufactures and implements corporate
identity uniform programs, and provides entrance mats, restroom
supplies, promotional products, first aid, safety, fire protection
products and services and document management services for approximately
900,000 businesses. Cintas is a publicly held company traded over the
Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol CTAS and is a component of
the Standard & Poor's 500 Index.
Mulberry Marketing Communications
Andi Vance, (513) 762-5549