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Florida-Based, Publicly-Traded, Growing Company, Taps Tampa Partner Gregory C. Yadley to Join Board of Directors

TAMPA, FL –Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is pleased to announce that Helios Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: HLIO), a global industrial technology leader that develops and manufactures solutions for both the hydraulics and electronics markets, today announced that its Board of Directors appointed Gregory C. Yadley to the Board, effective April 20, 2020, and a member of the Governance and Nominating Committee. 

Philippe Lemaitre, Helios’s Executive Chairman of the Board, in welcoming Greg and two other directors to the Board, stated that, “We anticipate that their insights will prove invaluable as we navigate these historic times in the near term and drive toward our strategic goals in the long term.”

Greg has practiced corporate and securities law for over 40 years and has been a partner with Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP since January 1993. Prior to entering private practice, he served as Branch Chief at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Assistant General Counsel for the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, both in Washington, D.C. Greg currently serves as a member of the SEC’s Advisory Committee on Small Business Capital Formation. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College and the George Washington University Law School. Helios Technologies, in its press release, noted that Greg “brings to the Board broad experience with respect to securities, corporate governance, financing transactions, mergers and acquisitions, internal investigations, contract negotiations and disputes, strategic planning, and general corporate matters.”

Helios Technologies is a global industrial technology leader that develops and manufactures hydraulic and electronic control solutions for diverse markets. The Company operates in two business segments, hydraulics and electronics. The hydraulics segment markets and sells products globally under the brands of Sun Hydraulics in relation to cartridge valve technology, Custom Fluidpower with regard to hydraulic system design, and Faster in connection with quick release coupling solutions. Global Electronics brands include Enovation Controls and Murphy for fully-tailored solutions with a broad range of rugged and reliable instruments, such as displays, controls, and instrumentation products. Helios Technologies and information about its associated companies is available online at


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