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Tuesday Morning appoints Steven R. Becker as CEO

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Dallas, Tx., USA - December 15, 2015, Dallas, Tx., USA - Tuesday Morning Corporation, an off-price retailer, announced the appointment of Steven R. Becker as CEO.

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Mr. Becker has led Tuesday Morning's Office of the Chairman since September 28th, 2015, and served as the Company's Chairman of the Board since 2012.

In addition to his service at Tuesday Morning, Mr. Becker possesses deep retail experience as an investor and board member.

He also served, until recently, as partner and co-founder of Becker Drapkin, L.P., a Dallas-based value investment fund with a track record of success in the retail sector.

Mr. Becker received a B.A. from Middlebury College and a J.D. from the University of Florida.

While Mr. Becker will continue to serve on the Company's Board of Directors, Lead Independent Director Terry Burman will assume responsibilities as Board Chair.

Mr. Burman brings specialty retail experience to the Chairmanship, including serving as CEO of Signet Jewelers and, more recently, Chairman of the Board of Zale Corporation.

Until 2011, Mr. Burman served as CEO of Signet, the largest specialty retail jeweler in the U.S. and U.K.

Prior to Signet, Mr. Burman was President and CEO of California-based Barry's Jewelers, Inc. He currently serves as an independent director of retailer Abercrombie & Fitch and Learning Care Group, a privately-held operator of learning and day care centers.