WILMINGTON, Del., April 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Universal Capital Management, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: UCMT), a Wilmington, Delaware business development company that provides management and strategic growth resources to emerging growth companies, is pleased to report the addition of Jonathan N. Saunders, M.D. FACS to the UCM Corporate Board of Advisors.
"As we expand our portfolio, we require a broad base of expertise on our board," said Universal Chief Executive Officer, Michael Queen. Dr. Saunders' 25 years of medical experience will be invaluable to our companies in the healthcare sector."
Dr. Saunders is the founder and senior partner of Christiana Cosmetic Surgery. He performs all aspects of plastic and reconstructive surgery but his specialty is in cosmetic surgery. He graduated from
Dr. Saunders is an accomplished surgeon with a host of speaking engagements and publications to his credit. Licensed in Pennsylvania and Delaware, he is also a member of the American College of Surgeons and elected to the DuPont Hospital for Children Medical Executive Committee.
The board appointment comes at a time when Universal is developing a strong portfolio of diverse holdings. "Healthcare remains at the forefront of re-building today's economy," states Universal President, Robert Oberosler. "We are fortunate to have Dr. Saunders on our Board and look forward to his input."
About Universal Capital Management, Inc.: Universal Capital Management, Inc. is a publicly traded Business Development Company created under the Investment Act of 1940. Its purpose is to assist its portfolio companies with funding and management to facilitate growth, and increase their value. Please refer to the company's website at http://www.unicapman.com.
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