SOURCE: Church & Crawford

May 15, 2007 09:01 ET

Church & Crawford Retains New COO

WEST PALM BEACH, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 15, 2007 -- Church & Crawford (PINKSHEETS: CCWD) announced today that it is has retained Aaron Moss as its new COO to lead the Company through the next stage of its operations and organizational development.

Moss, 36, is a seasoned real estate broker and president of Aaron A. Moss Real Estate of Skaneateles, NY with extensive business and strategic operational expertise, particularly in organizational development and business administration. Mr. Moss' past experience with growth, marketing and strategic development, will only enhance the ongoing and future success of Church and Crawford.

Church & Crawford President Jeff Reidy said, "As our new COO, Aaron brings key expertise to Church & Crawford at a critical time in our development. As we continue to grow our core business while implementing a number of directives in various stages of development, Aaron's operational and business leadership will play a key role in our successful long term growth."

Moss is a former director and officer at Rent Finders USA, a publicly traded company and has held various corporate marketing and consulting positions over the past fifteen years. As COO at Jordyn Taylor Properties, Inc. for more than four years, Moss led a team of some 1500 agents, opening seventeen new offices in his tenure. Moss is a licensed real estate broker in NY, CT, VT and FL and is a graduate of Canisius College in New York.

Church & Crawford's new COO Aaron Moss said, "I am thrilled to join the Company at this critical time; at the cusp of its growth and as it establishes its presence both online and in the 'real world.' I look forward to working with the professionals at Church & Crawford to pursue asset acquisitions that can be parlayed into future revenue streams while implementing an immediate branding campaign to our target virtual world communities and the business community alike."

About Church & Crawford

Church & Crawford, Inc. (www.churchandcrawford.com) operates through its wholly-owned subsidiary Mannea, LLC, an online media and advertising company that integrates real life products and services with the particular culture and community of Internet-based virtual worlds. Its primary target operating market is Second Life, an active, online virtual community and marketplace developed by Linden Labs, with more than 5.6 million active residents.

In conjunction with Mannea, Church & Crawford is implementing an aggressive roll-up strategy to pursue unique opportunities that include both Internet- and brick and mortar-based acquisition candidates with extraordinary potential for long-term growth under its public umbrella.

SAFE HARBOR ACT: This press release contains statements which may constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Prospective investors are cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties, and that actual results may differ materially from those contemplated by such forward-looking statements. Important factors, currently known to management that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements include fluctuation of operating results, the ability to compete successfully and the ability to complete before-mentioned transactions. The company undertakes no obligation to update or revise forward-looking statements to reflect changed assumptions, the occurrence of unanticipated events or changes to future operating results.

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