RCM Technologies Announces Retirement as CEO of Leon Kopyt

RCM Technologies Announces Retirement as CEO of Leon Kopyt

             Long-Time RCM Executive Rocco Campanelli Elected CEO

             Mr. Kopyt Will Remain Chairman of Board of Directors

                   RCM Reaches Settlement With Legion Group

PENNSAUKEN, N.J., Jan. 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RCM Technologies, Inc.
(Nasdaq:RCMT), a premier provider of business and technology solutions
designed to enhance and maximize the operational performance of its customers
through the adaptation and deployment of advanced information technology,
engineering and specialty healthcare services, today announced that Leon
Kopyt, the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer since 1992, will
retire from those positions effective February 28, 2014. Mr. Kopyt will
continue to serve as the Chairman of RCM's Board of Directors.

Rocco Campanelli, who has worked with RCM and Mr. Kopyt for 18 years and has
served as an Executive Vice President of RCM since 1999, will assume the roles
of President and Chief Executive Officer upon Mr. Kopyt's retirement.

Mr. Kopyt said, "I'm extremely proud of our success at RCM. We have achieved a
great many significant accomplishments and have built a strong team throughout
our organization. I am grateful to and appreciative of my many colleagues over
the years, and I also am thankful for the support we have received, and
continue to enjoy, from our customers. I am confident that RCM will continue
to grow and gain market share under Rocco's leadership, and I look forward to
working with him and the other members of the Board to support RCM in its next
stages of growth and development."

Mr. Campanelli added, "I first want to thank Leon for his mentoring and
friendship over the past 18 years.I look forward to continuing to benefit
from his expertise as we move forward."Mr. Campanelli continued, "RCM is a
great company and I am excited to take on this new role.I am energized by the
opportunities that I believe we have to grow our company and look forward to
working with the Board of Directors to bring value to our stockholders,
employees and clients."

Lead independent director S. Gary Snodgrass commented, "We're very grateful to
Leon for his longtime leadership of RCM.He has been an outstanding executive
and we owe him much gratitude for his long-time stewardship of our
company."Mr. Snodgrass added, "With Rocco taking over, we will enjoy the
continuity of leadership that he will bring as a long-time member of the RCM
team, but will at the same time reap the benefits of a fresh perspective in
our CEO position.Rocco has a proven track record and of course enjoys great
familiarity with our company's strategy and operations.We believe RCM is
poised for growth and substantial accomplishments as we move to the next level
under Rocco's leadership."

In connection with his retirement, Mr. Kopyt and the Company entered into a
Separation Agreement, pursuant to which Mr. Kopyt will receive various
severance benefits.The Company will file the Separation Agreement with the
Securities and Exchange Commission as an exhibit to an upcoming Current Report
on Form 8-K.

The Company also announced that it has reached a Settlement Agreement with
Legion Partners Asset Management, LLC and the other members of its stockholder
group, or the Legion Group, which, as the beneficial holder of 13.3% of RCM's
common stock, is RCM's largest stockholder. The Settlement Agreement, which
follows the contested director election at the Company's 2013 Annual Meeting
of Stockholders, contains various provisions, including a standstill provision
designed to prevent any similar contested election at the Company's 2014
Annual Meeting of Stockholders.It further provides that both of the nominees
of the Legion Group elected to the Board in December 2013, Bradley S. Vizi and
Roger H. Ballou, as well as Messrs. Kopyt and Snodgrass, will be nominated by
the Company for reelection at the Company's 2014 annual meeting of
stockholders.The Settlement Agreement, which the Company will file with the
Securities and Exchange Commission as an exhibit to an upcoming Current Report
on Form 8-K, also contains various provisions regarding corporate governance,
and provides for a dismissal of the ongoing legal action between the Company
and the Legion Group.

"We are pleased to be able to settle the litigation that resulted from the
contested election, allowing the Company to focus fully on long-term growth,
sustainable profitability, market leadership and enhanced value for
stockholders.We also look forward to working together with our new Board
members, Brad Vizi and Roger Ballou," said Mr. Kopyt.

"The Legion Group is also glad to put the litigation behind us.Roger and I
look forward to participating in RCM's ongoing efforts to enhance stockholder
value," said Mr. Vizi. "Together, the Board and management expect to work
together constructively and cooperatively to achieve strong progress at RCM."

About RCM

RCM Technologies, Inc. is a premier provider of business and technology
solutions designed to enhance and maximize the operational performance of its
customers through the adaptation and deployment of advanced information
technology and engineering services. RCM is an innovative leader in the
delivery of these solutions to commercial and government sectors. RCM is also
a provider of specialty healthcare services to major health care institutions
and educational facilities. RCM's offices are located in major metropolitan
centers throughout North America. Additional information can be found at
www.rcmt.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

The Statements contained in this release that are not purely historical are
forward-looking statements within the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
of 1995 and are subject to various risks, uncertainties and other factors that
could cause the Company's actual results, performance or achievements to
differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking
statements.These statements often include words such as "may," "will,"
"expect," "anticipate," "continue," "estimate," "project," "intend,"
"believe," "plan," "seek," "could," "can," "should" or similar expressions.In
addition, statements that are not historical should also be considered
forward-looking statements.These statements are based on assumptions that we
have made in light of our experience in the industry, as well as our
perceptions of historical trends, current conditions, expected future
developments and other factors we believe are appropriate in these
circumstances.Forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to,
those relating to demand for the Company's services, the Company's
opportunities for growth, the roles of various individuals in the Company's
management structure and other matters relating to the settlement agreement
discussed herein.Such statements are based on current expectations that
involve a number of known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors,
which may cause actual events to be materially different from those expressed
or implied by such forward looking statements.Risk, uncertainties and other
factors may emerge from time to time that could cause the Company's actual
results to differ from those indicated by the forward-looking
statements.Investors are directed to consider such risks, uncertainties and
other factors described in documents filed by the Company with the Securities
and Exchange Commission.The Company assumes no obligation (and expressly
disclaims any such obligation) to update any forward-looking statements
contained in this release as a result of new information or future events or
developments, except as may be required by law.

CONTACT: Corporate Contacts:
         Leon Kopyt
         Chairman, President & CEO
         Kevin D. Miller
         Chief Financial Officer

RCM Technologies, Lnc.
 
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