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Legend Brands acquired by RPM International

September 23, 2011

BURLINGTON, WA — Legend Brands Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Bill Bruders has announced that RPM International has signed an agreement to purchase the Legend Brands family of companies, according to a press release.

Effective September 30, the Legend Brands companies, including Dri-Eaz Products, ProRestore Products and Sapphire Scientific, will become part of RPM2, a unit of RPM International, the release stated.

"The management team and I are very excited to become part of the RPM family. In terms of corporate culture and management philosophy, this a great fit. Being acquired by RPM will open many doors for us," said Bruders.

According to the release, under the sales agreement, Legend Brands will remain a stand-alone operation within RPM2 and will continue to be led by its existing management team and headed by Bruders.

Click here to read the complete release.