Trucept, Inc. Adds Tipton to BOD

Jan 18, 2013, 08:00 ET from Trucept, Inc.

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Market: TREP)  Trucept, Inc., a leader in PEO and staffing services, is pleased to announce that Norman Tipton has been added to its Board of Directors.

CEO and Board Chairman Brian Bonar said Tipton has an extensive background in staffing, human resources and law.

"Mr. Tipton has invaluable insights into the PEO and staffing businesses, having worked in the industry for nearly a decade," Bonar said.

Tipton, a member of the California Bar, is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson School of Law and holds a master's in Sociology with emphasis in industrial organization from San Diego State University. He has previously held a management position at SAIC, a Fortune 500 company.

Trucept Inc. also operates the Solvis brand of nurse staffing in both Michigan and California.

About Trucept Inc.:

Trucept Inc. provides staffing and employment services, relieving our clients from many of the day-to-day tasks that may detract their core business operations, such as payroll processing, human resources support, workers' compensation insurance, safety programs, employee benefits, and other administrative and aftermarket services predominantly related to staffing. The company also operates the Solvis brand of nurse staffing in both Michigan and California.

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