Epic Data International Inc.
TSX VENTURE : EKD

Epic Data International Inc.

June 12, 2008 14:04 ET

Epic Data Appoints Alex Sventitsky as Vice President, Sales

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 12, 2008) - Epic Data International Inc. (TSX VENTURE:EKD), a provider of data collection, material management and manufacturing visibility solutions, today announced the appointment of Mr. Alex Sventitsky to the position of Vice President, Sales effective immediately. Mr. Sventitsky brings over 25 years of manufacturing solution sales and business development experience to Epic Data.

Robert Nygren, President and CEO commented, "Alex Sventitsky has enjoyed an extensive career in enterprise software solutions sales and has significant functional expertise in the Manufacturing, Enterprise Resource Planning and Supply Chain Management domains. Alex will help Epic Data grow its business while continuing to focus on delivering its manufacturing visibility solutions to the world's leading discrete manufacturers."

As Vice President, Sales, Mr. Sventitsky will be directly responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company's sales organization. Mr. Sventitsky brings a good understanding of the manufacturing industry, in particular aerospace, defense and heavy equipment - the company's primary target markets.

Prior to joining Epic Data, Mr. Sventitsky held the position of Director of Global Strategic Sales at Invensys Wonderware, a provider of industrial automation software solutions. While at Invensys Wonderware, Mr. Sventitsky's team grew revenue by over 40 percent as well as improved customer satisfaction metrics with a number of the company's largest customers, including Daimler-Benz, Porsche, Phillips, Nestle, Chevron, Mars, General Mills and many others.

Mr. Sventitsky has also held senior management positions at Cap Gemini Ernst & Young as well as at IBM Corporation. Mr. Sventitsky worked with a variety of aerospace and high technology customers including Hughes Satellite, Cascade Corporation, Tri-Star Electronics, TRW, Seagate and Cisco Systems. Mr. Sventitsky earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from the University of California, Berkeley and a MBA from the California State University, Hayward.

About Epic Data International Inc.

For over 30 years Epic Data has been a leader in automatic identification and data collection solutions for the world's most progressive organizations.

In aerospace, automotive, high technology and industrial equipment & machinery manufacturers, our systems are used to increase plant productivity and production velocity while identifying the continuous improvement initiatives vital to winning in today's competitive manufacturing environments.

People and technology make Epic Data a global leader in automated data collection solutions for the extended enterprise.

Information about Epic Data is available at www.epicdata.com

Note: Forward-looking statements in this news release are based on current expectations of management. Epic Data cautions investors that, due to risks and uncertainties, actual events may differ materially from current expectations.

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