FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kent A. McKee
Memphis, TN--November 2, 2007 (901) 753-3208
MUELLER INDUSTRIES, INC. APPOINTS SCOTT GOLDMAN TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Mueller Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MLI), announced today that Mr. Scott
Goldman will join its Board of Directors effective January 1, 2008. Since 1987
Mr. Goldman, age 55, has served as Principal of the Goldman Group, working with
Fortune 500 companies in developing, licensing, launching and operating wireless
systems, products and services worldwide.
Mr. Goldman, a graduate of the State University of New York at Cortland,
has authored two books about the wireless industry and has contributed numerous
articles to business and industry trade journals. His appointment expands the
Company's Board of Directors to eight members.
Mueller Industries, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of copper tube and
fittings; brass and copper alloy rod, bar and shapes; aluminum and brass
forgings; aluminum and copper impact extrusions; plastic fittings and valves;
refrigeration valves and fittings; and fabricated tubular products. Mueller's
operations are located throughout the United States and in Canada, Mexico, Great
Britain, and China. Mueller's business is importantly linked to (1) the
construction of new homes; (2) the improvement and reconditioning of existing
homes and structures; and (3) the commercial construction market, which includes
office buildings, factories, hotels, hospitals, etc.
Statements in this release that are not strictly historical may be
"forward-looking" statements, which involve risks and uncertainties. These
include economic and currency conditions, continued availability of raw
materials and energy, market demand, pricing, competitive and technological
factors, and the availability of financing, among others, as set forth in the
Company's SEC filings. The words "outlook,""estimate,""project,""intend,""expect,""believe,""target," and similar expressions are intended to identify
forward-looking statements. The reader should not place undue reliance on
forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this report. The
Company has no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking
statements to reflect events after the date of this report.
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