SOURCE: Lectra

March 02, 2007 10:28 ET

Lectra Names Paula Levy Vice President of Fashion Sales

Levy Appointed to Grow Fashion Business for Lectra Americas

ATLANTA, GA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 2, 2007 -- Lectra, the world leader in software, CAD/CAM equipment and related services dedicated to large-scale users of textiles, leather and industrial fabrics, has named Paula Levy as the Vice President of Sales for Fashion for Lectra Americas. Based in New York City, Levy will be responsible for expanding Lectra's footprint in the fashion sector.

Levy brings more than 20 years experience in the enterprise software industry to Lectra, and has held leadership roles with various companies in the retail, healthcare, manufacturing, and consumer product business sectors. Most recently, Levy was the Senior Director of Sales and Marketing for Retaligent Solutions, Inc. Previously she had held senior positions at CRS Retail Systems, Velocity Outsourcing, US internetworking, and Lawson Software, among others.

"Paula has extensive enterprise software sales experience combined with expertise in marketing, business development and alliances," said David Rode, President of Lectra Americas. "She has a proven track record of creating strategic vision and executing programs that increase revenue and market share. We are confident that Paula will play a major role in growing our PLM business."

Levy earned a degree in Psychology and Business from the State University of New York at Oswego.

About Lectra

Lectra is the world leader in software, CAD/CAM equipment and related services dedicated to large-scale users of textiles, leather and industrial fabrics. Lectra addresses a broad array of major global markets, including fashion (apparel, accessories, footwear), automotive, aeronautical and furniture. With EUR 216 million in 2006 revenues, Lectra employs 1,500 persons worldwide.

Lectra (ISIN Code FR0000065484) is listed on the Eurolist (compartment B) of Euronext Paris.

For more information please visit www.lectra.com

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