SOURCE: Expert System

November 19, 2008 08:30 ET

Expert System Selects Walter Kostiuk to Lead Internet & Mobile Corporate Development Strategy

Addition of Veteran Wireless & Software Executive Strengthens North American Management Team

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - November 19, 2008) - Expert System, leading provider of semantic software that searches, discovers, classifies and interprets unstructured text information, today announced the appointment of Walter Kostiuk as vice president of business development, Internet & mobile.

Kostiuk will focus on developing and expanding Expert System's 100 percent semantic-based mobile and Web solutions for the North American enterprise community. He brings more than 10 years of experience in the enterprise mobile & software industry.

"Walter's expertise in the mobile and Internet marketplace is an essential ingredient for Expert System's business as we reach new levels of growth in the U.S.," said J. Brooke Aker, CEO of Expert System USA. "Enterprises are beginning to see the immense value of semantic intelligence and having Walter on board will help us deliver our solutions to a wider audience."

Most recently, Kostiuk was the vice president of global business development with AskMeNow.com, a mobile lifestyle information network, which provides an easier and more convenient way to access information from the Internet through a mobile telephone. Prior to AskMeNow, Kostiuk held a senior business development position with Research In Motion (RIM), the leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of wireless solutions for the worldwide mobile communications market, including the industry-leading BlackBerry® wireless platform.

"In a world of exponentially increasing unstructured data, semantic technology can offer enterprises the most accurate and actionable business intelligence," Kostiuk said. "I've seen firsthand how the company's mobile and Web-based semantic applications can provide tremendous ROI for corporations."

Expert System provides linguistic technology leveraging semantics to deliver on a host of high-value applications in areas of knowledge management. Kostiuk's responsibility will be to lead the company's semantic intelligence platform across the mobile and Internet marketplaces.

For more information, please visit Expert System's http://www.expertsystem.net/page.asp?id=1555&idd=155.

About Expert System

Expert System is the leading provider of semantic software, which discovers, classifies and interprets text information. All Expert System products, which are based on the patent pending technology COGITO ®, leverage the company's expertise in the development of business solutions for the primary markets (i.e. Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Oil & Gas, Mobile, Media, Telco, etc.) and support the activities of Knowledge Management, Customer Care, Corporate Intelligence and Homeland Security. Worldwide customers include Eni Group, Pirelli, Finmeccanica, ANSA, Telecom Italia, Microsoft, BNP Paribas, the Italian Ministry of Defence, and the Ministry of Interior Affairs. For more information, please visit: www.expertsystem.net.