Alan Plafker Joins Board of Directors of Surge Components

June 19, 2001 by Jeff Shepard

Surge Components Inc. (Deer Park, NY) announced that Alan Plafker has joined its board of directors. Plafker has been appointed as a member of the board’s audit and compensation committees. As a result of his appointment to the audit committee, Surge remains in full compliance with the audit-committee independent director composition requirements of the Nasdaq marketplace rules.

Plafker is president and CEO of Member Brokerage Service LLC, a credit union service organization owned by Melrose Credit Union. Plafker has over 20 years of management experience in the insurance and credit union industries.

President Ira Levy of Surge Components stated, “I am quite proud that Alan Plafker has agreed to join our board. With his experience in the insurance and financial industries, he will give our management new insight as Surge attempts to increase shareholder values. We look forward to a long and rewarding association with him.”