SOURCE: Great American Group, Inc.

Great American Group, Inc.

September 17, 2010 13:28 ET

Vice Chairman and President of Great American Group Assumes COO Duties

WOODLAND HILLS, CA--(Marketwire - September 17, 2010) - Great American Group®*, Inc. (OTCBB: GAMR), today announced that Harvey M. Yellen, Vice Chairman and President will also assume the responsibilities of Chief Operating Officer for the company. 

Harvey M. Yellen, with innate leadership skills, immense knowledge of the industry and decades of experience, will take operational leadership of the company to accelerate the execution of the company's strategic growth plan. After evaluating its current business plan, Mr. Yellen will also play a critical role in the implementation of a plan to streamline operations and reduce operating expenses which will position it for improved performance.

"Obviously, companies want to be successful, and under my leadership I want Great American Group to view the changes in this business climate with innovative ideas," said Harvey M. Yellen, Vice Chairman, President and COO.

About Great American Group®

Great American Group, Inc. is a leading provider of asset disposition solutions and valuation and appraisal services to a wide range of retail, wholesale and industrial clients, as well as lenders, capital providers, private equity investors and professional service firms. Great American Group has offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, London, Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco.

*Great American Group and the Eagle Design are trademarks registered in the US Patent and Trademark Office and are exclusive property of Great American Group, Inc. 

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