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May 18, 2010 10:30 ET

Knovel Selected as Finalist in 2010 American Business Awards(SM)

The Availability of New Personalization Features, Expanded Content and Knovel Math Are Noteworthy Product Enhancements Recognized

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - May 18, 2010) -  Knovel, a Web-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools, today announced that the Company has been named a Finalist in the 2010 American Business Awards. In 2009, Knovel added 21 new content partners, introduced Knovel Math, fully documented and validated Mathcad® worksheets for engineering calculations and launched My Knovel, a personalized space where users can save and organize frequently used content, titles and searches. These additions have positioned Knovel as a Finalist in the 'New Product or Service of the Year - Computer Software' category.

Knovel offers an unmatched depth and breadth of validated content, optimized search and data analysis tools, giving engineers convenient access to trustworthy sources and the ability to analyze, document and incorporate data into their everyday work.

"We are delighted to be recognized as a finalist in the 2010 American Business Awards," says Sasha Gurke, senior vice president and co-founder of Knovel. "In the past decade, Knovel has earned the trust of engineers who seek answers to technical problems and need access to validated technical content. We continually improve our offering by adding new content, features and interactive tools."

The American Business Awards are the nation's premier business awards program. This year's Stevie Award winners will be announced during the annual gala on Monday, June 21, at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.

More than 2,700 entries from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted for consideration in more than 40 categories. Members of the Awards' Board of Distinguished Judges & Advisors and specialized final judging committees will select Stevie Award winners from among Finalists in final judging that will continue through May 28. Finalists were chosen by business professionals nationwide during preliminary judging in April and May.

Details about The American Business Awards and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.stevieawards.com/aba.

Earlier this year, Knovel was selected as the Best Online Science or Technology Service within the content category of the SIIA's 2010 CODiE Awards. Knovel Math was selected by the editors of Design News as a Best Product Finalist for the 2010 Golden Mousetrap Awards.

About Knovel
Knovel is a Web-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools to drive innovation and deliver answers engineers can trust. Knovel users include thousands of engineers and applied scientists worldwide. Customers include 70 of the Fortune 500 companies and more than 300 leading universities. Founded in 2000, Knovel is a private company headquartered in New York City. For more information, visit www.knovel.com or call (866) 303-3336.

About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about The Stevie Awards at www.stevieawards.com.

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