SOURCE: NaviSite, Inc.

September 18, 2006 09:00 ET

NaviSite Announces Doug Mow as Vice President of Marketing

Industry Veteran Tapped to Drive NaviSite's Customer-Focused Vision and Brand Into the Marketplace

ANDOVER, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 18, 2006 -- NaviSite, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAVI), a leading provider of application management, professional services, and secure content delivery solutions for enterprises in the middle market, today announced the appointment of Doug Mow as Vice President of Marketing. Mow brings over 25 years of technology industry experience and success in business development, marketing and product management.

Mow joins NaviSite most recently from Vanguard Managed Solutions, where he served as Vice President of Marketing, Corporate and Business Development. Prior to Vanguard he was Executive Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for Shenkan & Associates, a marketing consulting and research firm. Mow has also held key management positions at Qwest Communications International, including Sr. Vice President of Product Management and Marketing for Qwest Digital Media and Vice President of Product Marketing and Strategy for Qwest Communications' Internet and Multimedia division. He represented Qwest on the Board of Directors of the ASP Industry Consortium and was named one of the most influential people for the Internet by e21 Times.

NaviSite provides a comprehensive suite of technology solutions for middle-market companies. Dedicated to a customer centric approach, NaviSite is differentiated by a commitment to a level of flexibility and responsiveness not offered by large organizations or point solution providers. Mow has been tapped by NaviSite to continue the Company's leadership in technology solutions that address the complete application and IT lifecycle. In addition, Mow will be responsible for corporate branding and communication initiatives.

"Doug's appointment is an important element in our strategy to serve as a single-platform technology partner to our clients," said Arthur Becker, CEO, NaviSite, Inc. "We have a great story to tell and Doug has the right set of credentials, drive and vision to execute the communication of this message to the market. We are glad he has joined the NaviSite team and look forward to working with him."

"NaviSite has a compelling vision for accelerating our customers' IT performance through advanced technology solutions and a global delivery platform," said Mow. "Combining world-class application management, professional services and secure content delivery services, we will continue to drive our leadership as a company that enables the rapid and efficient growth of our clients. NaviSite is the one middle-market company that has a comprehensive service offering to manage the ever-expanding needs of our clients. I am excited about the opportunity to help shape the Company's strategic plans for continued growth and new market opportunities."

About NaviSite, Inc.

NaviSite provides application management, professional services, and secure content delivery solutions for enterprises in the middle market. Leveraging a proven set of technologies and extensive subject matter expertise, we deliver cost-effective, flexible solutions that provide responsive and predictable levels of service for our clients' businesses. Over 900 companies across a variety of industries rely on NaviSite to build, implement and manage their mission-critical systems and applications. NaviSite is a trusted advisor committed to ensuring the long-term success of our customers' business applications and technology strategies. NaviSite has 14 state-of-the-art data centers and eight major office locations across the U.S., U.K. and India. For more information, please visit

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