Unifi Appoints Chief Financial Officer

                    Unifi Appoints Chief Financial Officer

PR Newswire

GREENSBORO, N.C., Oct. 23, 2013

GREENSBORO, N.C., Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI)
announced today that the Board of Directors has appointed James M. Otterberg
as the Company's Chief Financial Officer and also elected him as a Vice
President. Mr. Otterberg, who has been the Company's Chief Accounting Officer
since October 2011 and had been serving as interim Chief Financial Officer
since August 12, 2013, was selected following a search that included several
outside candidates.

"We are very excited about James' appointment. We interviewed many highly
qualified candidates, and James topped the list. In addition to his broad and
deep accounting and financial expertise, James brings keen analytical and
strategic planning skills to the management team," said William L. Jasper,
Unifi's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.

Mr. Otterberg has been employed by the Company's subsidiary, Unifi
Manufacturing, Inc., since 2011 as Vice President and Chief Accounting
Officer, and previously from October 1999 to December 2003 as Director – Joint
Ventures and Alliances and Corporate Financial Analyst. He also held various
financial positions for Polymer Group, Inc. from 2004 to 2011, including Vice
President – Finance U.S. from February 2008 through May 2011. Mr. Otterberg
is a graduate of Wake Forest University with a Bachelor of Science degree in
Accounting.

Unifi, Inc. is a multi-national manufacturing company that produces and sells
textured and other processed yarns designed to meet customer specifications,
and premier value-added ("PVA") yarns with enhanced performance
characteristics. Unifi maintains one of the textile industry's most
comprehensive polyester and nylon product offerings. Unifi enhances demand
for its products, and helps others in creating a more effective textile
industry supply chain, through the development and introduction of branded
yarns that provide unique performance, comfort and aesthetic advantages. In
addition to its flagship REPREVE® products – a family of eco-friendly yarns
made from recycled materials – key Unifi brands include: SORBTEK®, REFLEXX®,
AIO® – all-in-one performance yarns, SATURA®, AUGUSTA®, A.M.Y.®, MYNX® UV and
MICROVISTA®. Unifi's yarns are readily found in the products of major brands
in the apparel, hosiery, automotive, home furnishings, industrial and other
end-use markets. For more information about Unifi, visit www.unifi.com; to
learn more about REPREVE®, visit www.repreve.com.

SOURCE Unifi, Inc.

Website: http://www.unifi.com
Contact: James M. Otterberg, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, (336)
316-5424
 
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