SOURCE: PDG Environmental, Inc.

March 17, 2008 13:00 ET

PDG Environmental Unveils FlagshipPDG as Its New Brand Identity and Service Mark

PITTSBURGH, PA--(Marketwire - March 17, 2008) - PDG Environmental, Inc. (OTCBB: PDGE), a leading provider of environmental remediation and specialty contracting services, today announced its new market identity, FlagshipPDG. The brand change is designed to achieve broader market awareness, and communicate a consistent message to customers, employees and shareholders. This is part of FlagshipPDG's continuing effort to penetrate new markets as well as improving cross marketing our total services to our extensive existing client base.

The Company has launched a direct marketing program to familiarize its customers with the new logo and website. The Company's stock symbol (PDGE) will not change as a result of the change of brand name.

"We have always been recognized by our clients as a leader in our industry and believe the brand change to FlagshipPDG more accurately characterizes the diversity of our services including Environmental Remediation, Disaster Recovery and Reconstruction to commercial, industrial, multi-family, and governmental clients nationwide," stated John C. Regan, CEO of FlagshipPDG. "Today's launch of our nationwide branding program will provide exposure to a broader audience, while fostering the high level of client loyalty we have built as a company over the past 20 years. We have initiated improvements to the Company's website, marketing documents, and investor packets in order to increase accessibility and awareness of our corporate messaging for the investment community."

About FlagshipPDG

FlagshipPDG, companies headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, are the leading providers of specialty contracting services including asbestos abatement, mold remediation, emergency response, demolition and reconstruction to commercial, industrial, multi-family and governmental clients nationwide. With over twenty years' experience, FlagshipPDG companies have offices nationwide capable of responding to customer requirements coast to coast. For additional information, please visit http://www.FlagshipPDG.com.

Safe Harbor Statement under Private Securities Act of 1995: The statements contained in this release, which are not historical facts, may be deemed to contain forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, deployment of new services, growth of customer base, and growth of service area, among other items. Actual results may differ materially from those anticipated in any forward-looking statement with regard to magnitude, timing or other factors. Deviation may result from risk and uncertainties, including, without limitation, the Company's dependence on third parties, market conditions for the sale of services, availability of capital, operational risks on contracts, and other risks and uncertainties. The Company disclaims any obligation to update information contained in any forward-looking statement.

Contact Information

  • Company Contact:
    John C. Regan
    Chairman & CEO
    Nick Battaglia
    CFO
    412-243-3200

    Investor Contact:
    Alliance Advisors, LLC.
    Mark McPartland / Chris Camarra
    212-398-3487