Cintas Celebrates 30 Years as Public Company

  Cintas Celebrates 30 Years as Public Company

Business Wire

CINCINNATI -- August 23, 2013

Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS), the nation’s leading business-to-business
services provider and the largest uniform supplier in North America, recently
celebrated 30 years as a public company.

When Cintas went public on Aug. 19, 1983, the company had revenue of about $60
million, net profit of $5.5 million, 19 locations and a few hundred employees
primarily providing rental corporate identity uniform programs.

Thirty years later, the company achieved revenue of $4.32 billion, net profit
of $315 million, has 415 locations and over 30,000 employees.Cintas now
offers a vast array of products and services to help businesses operate more
effectively and efficiently, including document management, first aid, safety
and fire protection, restroom cleaning and supplies, carpet and tile cleaning
and promotional products.

“The past 30 years have brought a lot of changes, growth and challenges for
our company and the years have also provided tremendous opportunities for our
employee partners.I’m proud of Cintas’ progress.I’m proud to be an employee
partner and I believe the best is yet to come,”said Scott D. Farmer, Cintas
CEO.

About Cintas Corporation:

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 cleaning and supplies, tile and carpet
cleaning, promotional products, first aid, safety, fire protection products
and services and document management services for more than 1 million
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.

Contact:

Cintas Corporation
Heather Maley, 513-701-2200
Sr. Corporate Communications Manager
maleyh@cintas.com