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Greg Kleffner Joins Destination Maternity's Board of Directors


- Announces Departure of Current Board Member Andrea J.Funk -

Destination Maternity Corporation (NASDAQ:DEST), the world's leading
maternity apparel retailer, today announced that it has appointed Greg
Kleffner to the Board of Directors (the "Board"), effective March 29,
2019. Mr. Kleffner brings over 17 years of public company leadership
experience following a 25-year career with Arthur Andersen. Mr. Kleffner
will be a member of the firm's Audit and Compensation Committees. In
conjunction with this appointment, current Board member Andrea J. Funk
has resigned to pursue other interests, effective March 28, 2019, and
current Board member Lisa Gavales, has been named Chairman of the firm's
Nominating & Corporate Governance committee, effective March 28, 2019.

"We are pleased to welcome Greg to our Board of Directors," said
Anne-Charlotte Windal, Destination Maternity's Independent Chair of the
Board of Directors. "Greg brings with him a wealth of financial
expertise and his extensive public company experience within the apparel
industry will be incredibly helpful as the Company continues to execute
on its strategic growth initiatives. We are confident that he will add
great value to our Board of Directors and that the Company will benefit
from his insights, judgment and counsel. We would also like to thank
Andrea for her counsel and contributions to the Destination Maternity
Board and wish her the best in her future endeavors."

Mr. Kleffner was previously the Executive Vice President and Chief
Financial Officer of Stein Mart, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMRT), a publicly-traded
apparel retailer headquartered in Jacksonville, Fl which he joined in
August 2009 and retired from in January 2019. At Stein Mart, he was
responsible for financial management, treasury, investor relations,
credit card operations, internal audit, stores audit and asset
protection. Prior to joining Stein Mart, Mr. Kleffner spent six years at
Kellwood Company, a women's apparel and soft goods marketer and
manufacturer, in various finance roles including, Chief Financial
Officer from 2007 to 2008. During his tenure, Greg was instrumental in
the strategic restructuring of the company, including the disposal of
certain non-core businesses and the successful integration of several
acquisitions. Prior to joining Kellwood Company in 2002, he was Audit
Partner at Arthur Andersen LLP in St. Louis.

Mr. Kleffner stated: "I am excited to join the Board of Directors and
begin working with management and the team at Destination Maternity. I
am looking forward to contributing to the Company's growth and success."

About Destination Maternity

Destination Maternity Corporation is the world's largest designer and
retailer of maternity apparel. As of November 3, 2018, Destination
Maternity operates 1,108 retail locations in the United States, Canada
and Puerto Rico, including 474 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 November 3,
2018, Destination Maternity has 187 international franchised locations,
including 10 standalone stores operated under one of the Company's
nameplates and 177 shop-in-shop locations.

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