Advanced Micro Devices, Manulife Financial, Public Service Enterprise Group, and YRC Worldwide Join NACD

Advanced Micro Devices, Manulife Financial, Public Service Enterprise Group,
and YRC Worldwide Join NACD

Thirty-One Public, Private, and Nonprofit Boards Join NACD in Q2 '14 to
Demonstrate Their Commitment to Boardroom Excellence as Members of NACD

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Joining peers who believe
strongly in boardroom excellence, 31 corporate boards became NACD Full Board
Members during the second quarter of 2014.

NACD's membership network of more than 14,000 corporate directors now includes
over 1,000 Full Board Members ranging from Fortune 50 corporations to small-
and mid-cap companies, as well as private companies and nonprofit
organizations.

The list of companies whose corporate boards became NACD Full Board Members
during the second quarter of 2014 includes:

Advanced Micro Devices                  Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals
Cincinnati Bell                         Manulife Financial
Delek U.S. Holdings                     MiMedx Group
Destination Maternity                   Modine Manufacturing Co.
Entegris                                Public Service Enterprise Group
Frank's International N.V.              SCRA Applied R&D
Freescale Semiconductor                 Securities Investor Protection Corp.
Government Employees Health Association Sterling Construction
Hancock Holding Co.                     Sucampo Pharmaceuticals
Heritage Oaks Bank                      The Independent Order of Foresters
Higher One Holdings                     Tredegar Corp.
IHS                                     United Student Aid Funds
Inteliquent                             Vail Resorts
Invesco                                WhiteWave Foods Co.
JBT Corp.                               YRC Worldwide Inc.
LGI Homes                               

"We are proud to welcome these organizations as NACD Full Board Members
joining over 14,000 corporate directors committed to advancing exemplary board
leadership," said Ken Daly, president and CEO of NACD. "A board's membership
with NACD showcases their directors' dedication to continuous learning,
sharpening their strategic agility, and bolstering stakeholder confidence."

The boards of America's leading companies and institutions join NACD to gain
proprietary insights about current and emerging issues and leading practices,
participate in NACD's world-class director education and credentialing
programs, reinforce stakeholder confidence, and help ensure the economic
sustainability of their companies.

View NACD's Full Board Members at NACDonline.org/members.

The annual investment in NACD Full Board Membership is $7,500 for 10 directors
and executives. Individual Membership is available for $775 per year. To learn
more about NACD, visit NACDonline.org.

To join NACD, e-mail Kelly Dodd at kkdodd@NACDonline.org, call Kelly at
202-380-1891, or visit NACDonline.org/Join.

About NACD

The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) is the recognized
authority focused on advancing exemplary board leadership and establishing
leading boardroom practices. Informed by more than 35 years of experience,
NACD delivers insights and resources that more than 14,000 corporate director
members rely upon to make sound strategic decisions and confidently confront
complex business challenges. NACD provides world-class director education
programs, national peer-exchange forums, and proprietary research to promote
director professionalism, ultimately enhancing the economic sustainability of
the enterprise and bolstering stakeholder confidence. Fostering collaboration
among directors, investors, and governance stakeholders, NACD is shaping the
future of board leadership. To learn more about NACD, please visit
www.NACDonline.org.

CONTACT: Media Contact:
         Henry Stoever
         Chief Marketing Officer
         202-775-0509
         hstoever@NACDonline.org
 
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