SOURCE: Group, Inc.

November 13, 2008 13:05 ET Strengthens Board With Proven Startup Expert

BOCA RATON, FL--(Marketwire - November 13, 2008) - Group, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: BDCG) through its subsidiary, Inc., provider of an innovative comprehensive online trading platform providing execution, liquidity and competitive pricing to the fragmented fixed income marketplace, announced today that it has strengthened its Board of Directors by appointing Mr. David S. Bensol, effective November 7, 2008.

Beginning his career as a registered pharmacist, in 1979 David S. Bensol founded Newbridge Surgical Supply, Newbridge Pharmacy and MacroCare Medical Products, which he built over the course of 20 years into one of the largest privately held home medical equipment providers, acute care pharmacy providers and specialty support surface providers in the United States. During his career, he was involved in the startup of numerous other firms. In 2000 Mr. Bensol formed Classic HealthCare Solutions, Inc.; in 2002, Classic Health Care Solutions, Inc. was acquired and consolidated, forming Critical Home Care Inc. In 2003, as the CEO of Critical Home Care, Bensol raised $9.5 million in capital to execute on their business plan, which included the acquisition of Arcadia Services, a medical and industrial staffing company and mail service pharmacy with annual sales in excess of $75 million.

"We are excited to have David join the Board of Directors at Group, Inc.," said John Barry, CEO and Chairman. "Having spent a lot of time with David over the recent months, it is clear why he has been so successful across multiple industries starting and rapidly growing companies. He brings a unique and no-nonsense approach to business. His diverse background will benefit our firm in the short and long term given his hands on style and desire to be an independent advisor. He asks the hard questions and does not accept second-rate answers. David has a proven track record of building shareholder value; his addition to the Board of Directors will undoubtedly benefit the firm."

" is a uniquely positioned company with, in my opinion, a business model that will differentiate itself in the fixed income industry. It brings basic but solid tenants of specialized fixed income knowledge, technology to a very 'dated' industry," stated Mr. Bensol. "In my opinion,'s no fee model, pricing and fixed income product suite makes it incredibly well positioned in the market for success. I am honored to be appointed to the Board of the Company. I look forward to working with this group of intelligent, talented and innovative individuals. I am committed to working with the team to help achieve all our goals and increasing shareholder value."

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About Group, Inc. Group, Inc. (OTCBB: BDCG), through its subsidiary, Inc., serves institutional and self-directed individual fixed income investors by providing a comprehensive zero subscription fee online trading platform. The company designed the BondStation platform to provide liquidity and competitive pricing to the fragmented Over-The-Counter (OTC) fixed income marketplace.

The Company differentiates itself by offering through its broker dealer, Inc., an inventory of over 30,000 fixed income securities from more than 175 competing dealers, as well as market research, investor tools, bond education and an interactive website experience. Asset classes currently offered on the BondStation fixed income trading platform include municipal bonds, corporate bonds, agency bonds, certificates of deposit (CDs) and U.S. Treasuries. With unmatched marketability of the domain name, commitment to key advertising initiatives, experienced management team and seasoned account managers,, Inc. is poised to redefine the $29 trillion fixed income marketplace.


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