SOURCE: Analysts International

November 09, 2006 09:00 ET

Analysts International Expands Sales Organization in Minneapolis

New District Sales Manager and Larger Sales Footprint Intended to Better Service Local Customers

MINNEAPOLIS, MN -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 9, 2006 -- Analysts International (NASDAQ: ANLY) is pleased to welcome Russell (Rusty) Smith as a District Sales Manager to their sales organization. Mr. Smith and team will focus on Cisco Systems hardware and professional services, with a primary focus in unified communications and wireless technologies. The Company's expanded sales organization in Minneapolis and Greater Minnesota will include commercial, government and education markets.

Rusty Smith joins Analysts International with over 15 years of expertise in the telecommunications industry. His experience includes developing and leading successful sales organizations focusing on telecommunications, data, wireless, wholesale and hardware technologies. Analysts International looks forward to great success from our newly expanded sales organization.

"Our expanded sales team will have the capability to offer services for our customers' communications needs through our developed and integrated approach to providing solutions that blend best practices with real-world applications," Smith said.

Analysts International is a Cisco Gold Certified Channel Partner, has technology specializations in security, unified communications and wireless, and has gone through additional qualifications to be a part of Cisco's Partner Voice Support Offering. Analysts International is also a Cisco Advanced Technology Program (ATP) channel partner for outdoor wireless mesh and Unified Contact Center (UCC).

About Analysts International

Headquartered in Minneapolis, Analysts International is a diversified IT services company. In business since 1966, the company has sales and customer support offices in the United States and Canada. Lines of business include Staffing Services, which provide IT supplemental staffing and managed teams; Solutions Services, specializing in IP communications, storage solutions, Lawson services, and managed IT services. The Company also provides methodologies and processes for implementing technology and managing human capital, and provides services in the state and local government sector. The Company partners with best-in-class IT organizations, allowing access to a wide range of expertise, resources and expansive geographical reach. For more information, visit

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