Veteran Business Developer Ray Davey Joins

Lorton Data as President


Plans to bring Lorton Data expertise to new markets


Minneapolis, MN — February 10, 2009 — Lorton Data, a leader in data quality services, today announced that Ray Davey has joined the company as its President. Davey's charter is to develop a comprehensive business strategy, take the company into new markets, and provide operational leadership. Tony Evans, currently CEO and President, remains CEO of the company.

Tony Evans explains, "Ray's leadership capabilities and deep understanding of business strategy are great assets to the company. We've grown nicely over the past 20 years; now with Ray's focus on new markets we can expect even greater business growth."

Prior to joining Lorton Data, Davey was CEO of Humagine, a Minneapolis consultancy that works with business owners, CEOs, and professional executives on personal, professional, and organizational development and growth.

Davey spent 15 years with technology and services companies like Hewlett-Packard, EDS, Cap Gemini, and ESP Software Services. During his tenure at ESP, where he was the company’s CEO, the business realized average annual sales growth of more than 40% and was recognized by Inc. magazine as "One of the Best Small Companies to Work for in America."

"Lorton Data has a 20 year history of exceeding customer expectations. I'm eager to introduce this service level, and the company's technical know-how to markets that are currently underserved or unidentified," states Ray.

About Lorton Data

Lorton Data offers services and products that increase the effectiveness and reduce the cost of direct marketing, fund raising, and customer communication. Lorton Data serves businesses and organizations of all types in the United States and Canada, including direct marketing firms, letter shops and printers, non-profit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions.

Lorton Data's services include Full Service NCOALink®, DSF, Match/Consolidate, Record Suppression, Geo-Coding, Postal Presort, Intelligent Mail® barcodes, mailing lists and more. Information is exchanged with customers through A-Qua Web™, Lorton Data's flexible, secure on-line interface.

Lorton Data, located in Arden Hills, MN, was founded in 1989 and is privately held. For more information visit www.lortondata.com

Contact:
Trudy Weiser
Marketing Communications Manager
Lorton Data
651.203.8200
tweiser@lortondata.com