Mr. David has been a senior adviser with Boston Consulting Group for seven years, where he provides strategic planning services in sales, marketing and IT to a variety of clients in the consumer products, pharmaceutical and financial services industries.“Stephen brings a wealth of experience to the Checkpoint Systems’ board not only as a business leader but as a board member of world class technology companies, hi-tech startups and industry organizations,” said William Antle, Checkpoint’s Chairman of the Board. “As Checkpoint transforms from a product-protection business to a provider of inventory management solutions, Stephen’s breadth of experience and insight into harnessing technology for innovation and business will be of immense value.” Mr. David said, “I look forward to serving on the Checkpoint Systems’ board. I believe my experience in developing analytical and technology solutions for supply chain application in large and medium size companies will be of assistance as the company builds products that provide substantial value for customers and profitable sales for Checkpoint.” In recent years, Mr. David received several industry awards including being nominated CIO of the Year in 2002 by Salomon Smith Barney Technology Group and one of the 25 most influential executives by Consumer Goods Technology magazine. Mr. David has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Nebraska. Checkpoint Systems, Inc. Checkpoint Systems is a global leader in shrink management, merchandise visibility and apparel labeling solutions. Checkpoint enables retailers and their suppliers to reduce shrink, improve shelf availability and leverage real-time data to achieve operational excellence. Checkpoint solutions are built upon 40 years of RF technology expertise, diverse shrink management offerings, a broad portfolio of apparel labeling solutions, market-leading RFID applications, innovative high-theft solutions and its Web-based Check-Net ® data management platform. As a result, Checkpoint customers enjoy increased sales and profits by improving supply-chain efficiencies, by facilitating on-demand label printing and by providing a secure open-merchandising environment enhancing the consumer’s shopping experience. For more information, visit www.checkpointsystems.com.