SOURCE: RealPractice, Inc.

RealPractice, Inc. - Realize the Potential of Your Practice

June 15, 2010 08:32 ET

Practice Technologies, Inc. Hires Carey Ransom as CEO and Changes Name to RealPractice, Inc.

Company Headquarters Moves to Orange County in Preparation for Next Phase of Growth

SANTA ANA, CA--(Marketwire - June 15, 2010) -  RealPractice, Inc., a leading provider of legal technology products and services, has announced that the company's name has officially changed from Practice Technologies to RealPractice. Additionally, the company has hired Carey Ransom as its CEO and has moved its headquarters to Santa Ana, California.

"With our name change, the move to Orange County and talented new additions to our team, we have infused tremendous new energy into executing on our vision of helping attorneys and law firms realize the potential of their practices," said Mr. Ransom. "We are fortunate to count some of the top firms in the country as clients and have been providing trusted legal technology solutions for more than ten years. This experience will serve as our foundation as we develop and launch some exciting new products under the RealPractice banner."

Mr. Ransom is an experienced Internet and software entrepreneur and executive, most recently he was Vice President of Business Development at Brand Affinity Technologies (BAT), a startup in the Internet advertising industry. Before that, he was Vice President, Marketing and Corporate Development at WebVisible, a leading provider of advertising to small businesses, including law firms. During his tenure there, he led new partnerships with companies like AT&T and Microsoft and helped them significantly grow revenue by launching new lines of business. His background includes successfully launching and growing technology companies, identifying innovative ways to satisfy customer needs and building high performance teams. 

Mr. Ransom is an MBA graduate of the Anderson School of Business at UCLA, holds a Certificate of E-Commerce from Loyola University Chicago and has a B.A. in Economics from Indiana University.

"We are very pleased to have Carey leading the RealPractice team," said Bruce Hallett, Managing Director of Miramar Venture Partners, a major investor in RealPractice. "He has a strong ability to bring talented and experienced people together to execute on a sound strategic vision. We look forward to seeing him and his team guide RealPractice during their next phase of growth."

RealPractice has also launched a new corporate website and new Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube channels, all of which can be found and followed at RealPractice.com:

http://www.realpractice.com/

About RealPractice, Inc.

RealPractice helps attorneys and law firms to "realize the potential of their practice." For nearly 10 years, the company has been providing innovative and trusted technology products and services to thousands of legal professionals, from the solo practitioner to some of the largest law firms in the country. RealPractice's people have decades of combined experience in legal and technology industries and come from some of the largest law firms in the country, including Orrick and Paul Hastings, as well as some of the world's best technology companies like Yahoo! and Apple. The company is backed by venture capital firms Rustic Canyon Partners and Miramar Venture Partners as well as by prominent angel investors. A 2008 member of the Inc. 500/5000 list of fastest growing companies in the United States, RealPractice's product suite includes SmartRules™, SmartRules Enterprise, RealDealDocs™, RealDealDocs Enterprise, Real Knowledge Management™ (formerly Private Access™) and RealDealForms™.

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