Published 08.03.16

Cintas Appoints Robert E. Coletti to Board of Directors

CINCINNATI - August 1, 2016 - Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS) announced today that its Board of Directors increased the number of directors from nine to ten and appointed Robert E. Coletti as a new member effective July 30, 2016.

Mr. Coletti has been a partner at the law firm of Keating Muething & Klekamp since 1988 with a practice concentrated in the corporate, securities and financing areas where he has extensive experience in forming joint ventures, initial public offerings of securities, and mergers, acquisitions and divestitures representing both public and closely-held corporations. Mr. Coletti is a member of the firm's Board of Directors and has been listed in the Chambers USA America's Leading Business Lawyers, 2007-2016; The Best Lawyers in America, 2007-2016; and Ohio Super Lawyers, 2004-2016.

“Bob has been an advisor to Cintas for many years.  He understands our business and has helped guide the company through various opportunities over the years,” said Scott Farmer, Cintas’ CEO. “I’m confident that Bob is going to make an important and positive impact on Cintas in this new capacity.”

About Cintas Corporation

Cintas Corporation helps more than 900,000 businesses of all types and sizes get Ready™ to open their doors with confidence every day by providing a wide range of products and services that enhance our customers’ image and help keep their facilities and employees clean, safe and looking their best.  With products and services including uniforms, floor care, restroom supplies, first aid and safety products, fire extinguishers and testing, and safety and compliance training, Cintas helps customers get Ready for the Workday®. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Cintas is a publicly held company traded over the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol CTAS and is a component of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.