SOURCE: Locus Technologies

July 11, 2006 07:00 ET

Locus Technologies Names Greg Tinfow Chief Technology Officer

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 11, 2006 -- Locus Technologies (Locus), the industry leader in web-based environmental data and information management services, announced today the appointment of Greg Tinfow as Chief Technology Officer.

Mr. Tinfow has been charged with leading Locus Technologies' software development and technology operations. Mr. Tinfow brings more than 25 years of experience in engineering and software development to Locus. Most recently, he served as Chief Technology Officer for Procenum Inc., a start-up video conferencing Application Service Provider. Previously, he was Vice President of MACH Energy, a successful energy information services start-up, and Managing Director of R&D at AES New Energy. Mr. Tinfow has also been a management consultant to the energy and environmental control industries, in the areas of advanced communications and software, and has held engineering R&D positions at both Apple Computer and Stanford University. He received his undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College and a Master's degree in engineering from Stanford University.

"My extensive experience in start-up software development, along with experience in the Software as a Service (SaaS) space, will complement Locus's vision for online environmental service delivery," Tinfow said. "Our objective is to make protecting the environment, particularly site management and remediation, less costly and more effective. This is a goal that has interested me since I joined the EPA's Office of Policy Analysis in my first job out of school."

"Locus is pleased to have someone of Greg Tinfow's caliber join our team," said Locus President and CEO, Neno Duplancic. "His experience and skills will ensure that Locus remains the world's leader in Internet environmental data and information software services and is well-positioned to meet the challenges as we accelerate our growth.

Mr. Tinfow is located in Locus's Walnut Creek office and can be reached at 925-906-8100 or tinfowg@locustec.com.

About Locus Technologies

Locus Technologies specializes in providing comprehensive information management and consulting services for the environmental industry. Integrating environmental content and domain expertise with Software as a Service (SaaS) offerings is Locus's primary line of business, which includes their flagship product EIM, which provides robust online analytical data management for many sites around the world.

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