Press Release

Guardian Service Industries, Inc., a leading facility management services company providing janitorial, concierge, security, window cleaning, HVAC, handyman and pest control services to clients in NY, NJ, CT, MA, and RI, announced that it has established a new regional office in Washington, DC. This announcement follows the opening of the Rhode Island office a year ago and the MA office in 2017 along with its
expansion of NJ operations.

The Mid-Atlantic office further enhances the Company’s presence and expands its business to the Maryland, Virginia and DC markets. This office is being led by Michael A. Thompson, Regional Director of the Mid-Atlantic Region. Mr. Thompson will work closely with Jeff Logan, Vice President and report in to Jonathan Kessler, Senior Vice President as well as all of the Company’s professionals. Currently, the branch is transitioning over 30 locations and expect another dozen or more within the coming months.

Jonathan Kessler, Senior Vice President of Guardian Service Industries, Inc., said “With this latest opening we continue to expand the Company’s footprint organically, in targeted regions. The Mid-Atlantic area is an important area for our long-term growth.”

Jeffrey M. Logan, Vice President, stated, “It is very exciting to be able to play such an integral part in growing our Company. Identifying opportunities that work best for the Company and our Clients has been our main focus.” Michael A. Thompson, Regional Director, Mid-Atlantic area, stated, “I look forward to working with my colleagues in bringing the Guardian brand to a new market. It’s very exciting to start something new for a firm that is over a hundred years old.”

Samuel Herzfeld and Alan Bressler, owners of Guardian and affiliated companies, stated, “Throughout our 100+ years in this industry our family has always looked at better ways of doing things, spearheading with technology and staying ahead of changes to deliver a better level of service. Bringing this philosophy to a new market is exciting for all of us.”

About Michael A. Thompson

Michael has extensive experience in hospitality and real estate service and engages in client and associate communication, onboarding, training, compliance assurance, and account start-up. Prior to joining Guardian, Michael worked for VFS Global Services and Planned Security and Lifestyle Services. As the Mid- Atlantic Regional Director, Michael will be onboarding all the new locations, including all new hires, ensuring that all follow company policies procedures and overseeing the day-to-day operation on all levels. He will also focus his efforts on ensuring client satisfaction, retention, and eventually business development.

About Guardian Service Industries, Inc.

Guardian Service Industries, Inc. was established over 100 years ago in 1918. Today, we are a 4th generation family owned service corporation that places unprecedented value on customer service, professional workforce, integrity, accountability and transparency. Guardian experienced an impeccable growth over the past century and is now a multi-million-dollar premier facility services company. Guardian is a privately held company that has continually evolved, expanded its service offerings and has proudly grown organically in the facility service industry. Our service areas include Janitorial services, Engineering, Maintenance, Security, Front Desk & Concierge, Window Cleaning, Pest Control, Lighting & Electric and Metal, Marble & Wood Restoration. By grouping or integrating our services together, clients always enjoy increased cost efficiencies.

Media Contacts:

Jonathan L. Kessler | Senior Vice President M: 973-464-0580

Jeffrey M. Logan | Vice President M: 908-625-5797

Bernice Ruiz | Vice President, Administration M: 917-855-1123