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Destination Maternity Appoints Andrea J. Funk to Board of Directors


Ms. Funk Brings Extensive Financial, Operational and Governance
Experience to the Board

Destination Maternity Corporation (NASDAQ:DEST) (the "Company") today
announced that it has appointed Andrea J. Funk to the Board of Directors
(the "Board"), effective immediately. Ms. Funk brings over 20 years of
public and private company leadership experience, with a focus on
financial expertise, strategic operations, corporate governance and
manufacturing. Notably, she has also led successful turnarounds and
restructurings for multiple companies.

Anne-Charlotte Windal, Destination Maternity's Independent Chair of the
Board of Directors, said, "We are very pleased to welcome Andrea to
Destination Maternity's Board. As an experienced public company director
and a former CEO of a global manufacturing and distribution company,
Andrea brings key governance experience as well as a diverse skill set
to Destination Maternity's Board. We believe she will leverage her
extensive experience to help the Company optimize operational execution
and enhance shareholder value."

"I'm excited to join Destination Maternity's impressive and highly
specialized Board. I've always admired Destination Maternity's brand
portfolio and look forward to being a part of Destination Maternity's
ongoing transformation," stated Ms. Funk.

Ms. Funk currently serves on the Boards of Directors and Audit
Committees of Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK) and TouchPoint, Inc. Ms. Funk
previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Cambridge-Lee
Industries, LLC, a copper-focused manufacturer and distributor, from
2013-2018, and also served as the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
from 2011-2013. As CEO of Cambridge-Lee, she was responsible for the
strategic direction of the company where she delivered record financial
results including reduced manufacturing costs and decreased
administrative costs. Ms. Funk previously held senior positions at
Carpenter Technology (NYSE:CRS) and Arrow International (now Teleflex
(NYSE:TXF)). Ms. Funk also started her career as an auditor with Ernst
& Young. Ms. Funk graduated magna cum laude from Villanova University
with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and holds an MBA from the
Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

About Destination Maternity

Destination Maternity Corporation is the world's largest designer and
retailer of maternity apparel. As of May 5, 2018, Destination Maternity
operates 1,118 retail locations in the United States, Canada and Puerto
Rico, including 484 stores, predominantly under the trade names
Motherhood Maternity®, A Pea in the Pod® and Destination Maternity®, and
634 leased department locations. The Company also sells merchandise on
the web primarily through its brand-specific websites,
and, as well as through its
website. Destination Maternity has international store franchise and
product supply relationships in the Middle East, South Korea, Mexico,
Israel and India. As of May 5, 2018, Destination Maternity has 186
international franchised locations, including 13 standalone stores
operated under one of the Company's nameplates and 173 shop-in-shop

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