Omega Protein to Participate in NYSE Century Club CEO Roundtable

President & CEO Bret Scholtes to Discuss Past, Present and Future with Peers

Jul 17, 2013, 09:00 ET from Omega Protein Corporation

HOUSTON, July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Omega Protein Corporation (NYSE: OME), a nutritional product company and a leading integrated producer of omega-3 fish oil and specialty protein products, announced that Bret Scholtes, President and CEO, will participate in the NYSE Century Club CEO Roundtable today in New York, NY.


The NYSE Century Club is comprised of NYSE-listed companies that are over 100 years old and U.S domiciled. The Century Club and its sponsored events allow member companies to interact with one another and exchange experiences, ideas, and best practices unique to century old businesses.

"We are excited about the opportunity to join this special club and look forward to building on Omega Protein's success by exchanging ideas with our peers," commented Scholtes. "We have created a strong and proud history as a responsible provider of nutritional products, not by standing still, but by adapting -- seizing opportunities, acquiring companies, and overcoming challenges. For a century, we have reinvented our products for new uses, and our company for new markets. We continue that legacy today."

The first of the two CEO roundtable discussions held by the NYSE's Century Club is titled "Lessons of Legacies" and will address the value of competitive cultures. The second, titled "Resilience and Reinvention," will focus on companies' efforts to adjust to shifting technologies and markets.

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About Omega Protein Omega Protein Corporation (NYSE: OME) is a century old nutritional company that develops, produces, and delivers healthy products throughout the world to improve the nutritional integrity of functional foods, dietary supplements, and animal feeds. Omega Protein's mission is to help people lead healthier lives with better nutrition through sustainably sourced ingredients such as highly-refined, omega-3 rich fish oil, specialty proteins, and nutraceuticals.

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