Meier serves on the board of BioMarin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASD: BMRN), where he is chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee, and also on the board of Staar Surgical, Inc. (NASD: STAA), where he serves on the Audit and Compensation Committees. Meier is a graduate of Princeton University with a Major in Economics.Information on www.Owens-Minor.com Owens & Minor uses its website, www.owens-minor.com, as a channel of distribution for material company information, including news releases, investor presentations and financial information. This information is routinely posted and accessible under the Investor Relations section. Owens & Minor, Inc., (NYSE: OMI) a FORTUNE 500 company headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, is a leading national distributor of name-brand medical and surgical supplies. Owens & Minor also offers global third-party logistics services to pharmaceutical, life-science, and medical-device manufacturers through its European business unit, Movianto, and through its U.S.-based service, OM HealthCare Logistics. With a diverse product and service offering and distribution centers throughout the United States, the company serves hospitals, integrated healthcare systems, alternate site locations, group purchasing organizations, healthcare manufacturers, and the federal government. Owens & Minor also provides technology and consulting programs that improve inventory management and streamline logistics across the entire medical supply chain. For news releases, or for more information about Owens & Minor, visit the company website at www.owens-minor.com.