STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 20, 2014--
Silgan Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq:SLGN), a leading supplier of rigid
packaging for shelf-stable food and other consumer goods products,
announced today that Joseph M. Jordan has been elected as a member of
the Board of Directors of the Company, replacing Jeffrey C. Crowe who
had previously resigned from the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr.
Jordan will serve as a Class III Director of the Company, completing Mr.
Crowe’s term which runs until the Company’s annual meeting of
stockholders in 2015.
Mr. Jordan, 67, brings more than 45 years of business experience to the
Company. He was formerly a partner of KPMG for over 25 years. At KPMG,
Mr. Jordan was a partner in the Financial Services practice. He served
as partner-in-charge of KPMG’s New York Insurance Practice and was
KPMG’s National Director of Insurance Tax Services. Mr. Jordan also
served as a partner in KPMG’s Department of Professional Practice,
specializing in SEC and PCAOB matters involving auditor independence and
other regulatory matters. Prior to joining KPMG, Mr. Jordan began his
professional career with the United States Department of Treasury. Mr.
Jordan has also written numerous articles for several publications
regarding various accounting and tax matters.
Silgan Holdings is a leading supplier of rigid packaging for
shelf-stable food and other consumer goods products with annual net
sales of approximately $3.7 billion in 2013. Silgan operates 87
manufacturing facilities in North and South America, Europe and Asia.
Silgan is a leading supplier of metal containers in North America and
Europe and a leading worldwide supplier of metal, composite and plastic
closures for food and beverage products. In addition, Silgan is a
leading supplier of plastic containers for shelf-stable food and
personal care products in North America.
Source: Silgan Holdings Inc.
Silgan Holdings Inc.
Robert B. Lewis, 203-406-3160