Patrick Industries, Inc. Announces Jeff Rodino Promotion to Chief Operating Officer

 Patrick Industries, Inc. Announces Jeff Rodino Promotion to Chief Operating
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PR Newswire

ELKHART, Ind., March 4, 2013

ELKHART, Ind., March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Patrick Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:
PATK) announced today that Jeffrey M. Rodino, Executive Vice President of
Sales and Operations, has been promoted to the position of Chief Operating
Officer. 

"Jeff has provided exceptional sales and operational leadership during his
tenure with Patrick and has been instrumental in embedding the linkage between
our business units and our customer base. Jeff has a solid track record of
cultivating deep and valued relationships as well as executing on our
organizational strategic agenda as we strive to provide the highest quality
products and services to our customers and further drive shareholder value,"
said Todd Cleveland, President and Chief Executive Officer.

"The dedication and support of the Patrick team members over the past several
years has been truly inspiring, and I'm both excited and honored to be a part
of this exceptional organization as we continue on our path to be the market
leader in the innovative products and services we bring to our customers in
all of the markets that we serve," said Mr. Rodino.

Prior to assuming the position of Executive Vice President of Sales and
Operations in December 2011, Mr. Rodino, age 42, served as Vice President of
Sales for Patrick's Midwest division since August 2009. Mr. Rodino also
served in a variety of top-level sales and marketing roles after joining
Patrick in 2007 and has over 19 years of experience in serving the
recreational vehicle, manufacturing housing and industrial markets in various
capacities.

About Patrick Industries
Patrick Industries, Inc. (www.patrickind.com) is a major manufacturer of
component products and distributor of building products serving the
recreational vehicle, manufactured housing, kitchen cabinet, household
furniture, fixtures and commercial furnishings, marine, and other industrial
markets and operates coast-to-coast through locations in 11 states. Patrick's
major manufactured products include decorative vinyl and paper laminated
panels, countertops, wrapped profile mouldings, slide out trim and fascia,
cabinet doors and components, hardwood furniture, interior passage doors,
exterior graphics, and slotwall panels and components. The Company also
distributes drywall and drywall finishing products, electronics, wiring,
electrical and plumbing products, cement siding, interior passage doors,
roofing products, laminate and ceramic flooring, shower doors, furniture,
fireplaces and surrounds, interior and exterior lighting products, and other
miscellaneous products.

Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains certain statements related to future results, or
states our intentions, beliefs and expectations or predictions for the future,
which are forward-looking statements as that term is defined in the Private
Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements
involve a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to
differ materially from either historical or anticipated results depending on a
variety of factors. Potential factors that could impact results include: the
impact of any economic downturns especially in the residential housing market,
pricing pressures due to competition, costs and availability of raw materials,
availability of commercial credit, availability of retail and wholesale
financing for residential and manufactured homes, availability and costs of
labor, inventory levels of retailers and manufacturers, levels of repossessed
residential and manufactured homes, the financial condition of our customers,
retention and concentration of significant customers, the ability to generate
cash flow or obtain financing to fund growth, future growth rates in the
Company's core businesses, the ability to effectively manage the costs and the
implementation of the new enterprise resource management system, the
successful integration of recent acquisitions, stock price fluctuations,
interest rates, oil and gasoline prices, the outcome of litigation, adverse
weather conditions impacting retail sales, and our ability to remain in
compliance with our credit agreement covenants. In addition, national and
regional economic conditions and consumer confidence may affect the retail
sale of recreational vehicles and residential and manufactured homes. The
Company does not undertake to update forward-looking statements, except as
required by law. Further information regarding these and other risks,
uncertainties and factors is contained in the section entitled "Risk Factors"
in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31,
2011, and in the Company's Form 10-Qs for subsequent quarterly periods, which
are filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") and are
available on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov.

SOURCE Patrick Industries, Inc.

Website: http://www.patrickind.com
Contact: Julie Ann Kotowski, Patrick Industries, Inc., +1-574-294-7511,
kotowskj@patrickind.com
 
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