SOURCE: Evans Data Corporation

April 05, 2005 15:41 ET

Evans Data Corporation Names New Chief Operating Officer

SANTA CRUZ, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 5, 2005 -- Evans Data Corporation (, the leader in developer-focused market research, today announced the appointment of John F. Andrews to Chief Operating Officer and Director of Evans Data Corporation.

Andrews brings a successful and diverse business background, having been CEO of several Information Technology based companies, both private and public. Prior to this set of CEO assignments he was CIO of CSX Corporation, and was also a CIO and division President at several GTE's operations. Andrews's also has deep experience in market research having been the CEO of Giga Information Group which was acquired by Forrester Research.

"We're very pleased that John Andrews has come on board. He brings a level of industry experience and insight that add considerably to the Evans Data team," said Janel Garvin, CEO of Evans Data Corporation.

"I've had the good fortune to having worked with Evans Data closely over the last six months and their culture, customer sensitivity and growth potential are all aligned with my business aspirations," said John F. Andrews, COO of Evans Data Corporation. "I've spent considerable time and effort searching for this type of excitement and can't be more pleased."

About Evans Data Corporation

Evans Data Corporation ( provides regularly updated IT industry market intelligence based on in-depth surveys of the global developer population. Evans' syndicated research includes surveys focused on developers in a wide variety of subjects.

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