SOURCE: TradeCard, Inc.

March 19, 2008 09:15 ET

TradeCard CEO Kurt Cavano Named Pro to Know by Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Visionary Behind the TradeCard Platform Enables Clients to Achieve Greater Visibility in the Extended Supply Chain Through an On-Demand Global Value Network

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - March 19, 2008) - TradeCard, Inc., the leading provider of extended supply chain solutions, announced today that CEO Kurt Cavano has been named to the 2008 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pros to Know listing. The award recognizes Cavano for helping clients build a 21st century supply chain and his ability to:

--  Impact clients' view on the role of technology in enabling the 21st
    century economy
--  Employ processes and technologies to move clients toward an extended
    supply chain vision
--  Help clients achieve results by moving toward a demand driven supply

"The 21st century extended supply chain is enabled by technology, global support and innovative online financial services that allow trade partners to rapidly connect, transact and profit," said Kurt Cavano, CEO of TradeCard, Inc. "Companies that excel in the future will need to manage complex multi-level supply chain networks and control supply chain risk through better visibility and flexibility. TradeCard is a smart network that is already doing just that for more than 20,000 individual users in 45 countries."

Supply & Demand Chain Executive Provider Pros to Know is a listing of individuals from a software firm or service provider, consultancy, or analyst or research firm who have personally helped clients build their 21st century supply chain, including their view on the role of technology in enabling the 21st century economy, the processes and technologies employed to move the clients toward this vision, and the results that the clients are realizing from moving toward this vision.

TradeCard provides a rapidly deployed smart network that enables the extended supply chain. Its services and global trading partners are delivered on a software-as-a-service supply chain platform that connects more than 3,000 buyers, suppliers and service providers. TradeCard helps clients that range from $10 million to over $20 billion in revenue to transform the supply chain into a true value chain by eliminating waste and delay from the sourcing process. Financial services available on the TradeCard Platform help companies of all sizes to better compete by improving margin and cash flow. TradeCard's software-as-a-service delivery model and global support team enable rapid deployment in as little as 45 days.

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About TradeCard, Inc.

TradeCard, Inc. is the leading provider of on-demand supply chain management solutions. The TradeCard Platform synchronizes financial transactions with physical events in the global supply chain to help customers automate trade transactions from purchase order to payment and chargebacks. Buyers, sellers and their trading partners manage transactions through a web-based platform with online financial services integrated into the workflow. This turnkey transaction management enables customers to improve margins and enhance growth, with extra-organizational supply chain visibility. TradeCard's on-the-ground trade experts throughout the world assure superior supply chain agility.

TradeCard manages global trade for thousands of users in over 40 countries, including Columbia Sportswear, Rite Aid and Wolverine Worldwide. TradeCard Inc. is headquartered in New York City and has offices in San Francisco, Hong Kong, Brussels, Taipei, Seoul, Colombo, and Shenzhen. TradeCard is located online at

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