SOURCE: MessageOne

May 31, 2007 11:41 ET

MessageOne Executives Selected as Finalists for Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® 2007 Award in Central Texas

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - May 31, 2007) - MessageOne today announced that CEO Satin Mirchandani and Executive Vice President and Co-Founder Mike Rosenfelt were selected as finalists for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2007 award in Central Texas. Mirchandani and Rosenfelt were part of the team that founded Austin-based MessageOne to address the problem of email downtime and communications resiliency, with a suite of affordable managed services.

Over the last few years, MessageOne has grown to serve more than 1,200 customers and millions of users worldwide. MessageOne is the leading provider of managed services for email management, archiving and business continuity.

MessageOne's crisis communication and email protection solutions have kept hundreds of companies, communities and schools operating and enabled them to ensure the safety of their employees during and after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, the July 2005 bombings of London's public transit system, the 2004 Southeast Asia tsunami and the 2003 Northeast power outage.

"We are honored to be selected as finalists for the Entrepreneur of the Year award," said Mike Rosenfelt of MessageOne. "It recognizes the continued leadership of MessageOne in the business continuity and archive space, and our phenomenal year-to-year business growth. Satin and I fully realize that this award and the milestones that the company has achieved have been realized thanks to the tireless efforts of the entire MessageOne team."

MessageOne provides significant support to a number of philanthropic causes in Central Texas and around the country. Particularly important to Mirchandani and Rosenfelt and their team are promoting education of disadvantaged youth, supporting disaster relief efforts and fostering entrepreneurialism.

About the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

Regional award recipients are eligible for consideration for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2007 national program. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the overall national Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala. The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards program continues to recognize the leaders and visionaries who are creating and building world-class businesses.

About MessageOne

Headquartered in Austin, Texas, MessageOne is the leading provider of managed services for email management, archiving and business continuity. For enterprise email and wireless messaging systems, the company's Email Management Services (EMS) provides comprehensive email archiving, storage management and e-Discovery with the total continuity, recovery, and security protection only available from a managed service. In addition, MessageOne's AlertFind provides guaranteed emergency notification and escalation to help companies protect their employees during any crisis or disaster. Millions of users around the world depend on MessageOne for its award-winning managed services.

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