SOURCE: Boston Software Systems

September 10, 2007 12:32 ET

Update: Boston Software Systems Appoints Scott Burkey to Business Development Team

Responsible for Developing and Managing New Partner Relationships

SHERBORN, MA--(Marketwire - September 10, 2007) - Boston Software Systems, the leader in workflow automation technology to the healthcare market, today added Scott Burkey as a member of the business development team. Burkey will be responsible for managing and developing new partner relationships that will extend the use of Boston Software Systems' flagship technology, Boston WorkStation™.

"Scott joins our team with a wealth of experience in the software industry and an exceptional track record in growing sales and managing business partner relationships," said Steven Cohen, executive vice president of Boston Software Systems. "Boston Software Systems has maintained a steady, 25 percent year on year growth rate, and is clearly leading the field in workflow automation for hospitals. Scott will bring great leadership as we keep raising the bar in the industry, expand to new territories, and develop new marketing and channel partnerships."

"Boston Software Systems' technology is the clear leader in workflow automation within hospitals," Burkey said. "Partners realize Boston WorkStation's value through its flexibility and interoperability with all information systems, enabling solution providers to speed implementations and reliably automate the exchange of data between their solution and legacy applications or systems. I look forward to helping Boston Software Systems achieve its aggressive growth goals as it continues to fulfill its mission of meeting the needs of our partners and their customers."

Prior to joining Boston Software Systems, Burkey was most recently an enterprise account manager in the North America Commercial Core division at Sybase, Inc. in Raleigh, N.C., where his sales team ranked first in revenue achievement in 2006 and through Q1 2007. At Sybase, Burkey managed such leading accounts as Bank of America, Wachovia, FedEx, Nielsen Media, Lowe's and Fannie Mae.

Prior to Sybase, Burkey worked in sales and marketing at pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim and at surgical device manufacturers C.R. Bard and Apple Medical Corporation. Burkey earned his Bachelor of Science degree in marketing at The Ohio State University and has completed numerous sales training courses.

About Boston Software Systems

Boston Software Systems is the leading standard for workflow automation and system integration software, enabling healthcare organizations to streamline complex business processes and improve productivity. Hundreds of healthcare organizations worldwide respond to regulatory and business initiatives by using Boston WorkStation technology to automate and improve processes throughout their facilities. Boston Software Systems' customers include HCA-Midwest, Stanford Medical Center, Charleston Area Medical Center, Lutheran Health Network and Tenet Healthcare. Boston Software Systems partners with leading application and system vendors such as McKesson, Siemens, Quovadx, Orion International and WebMD. For more information, please visit the Company's Web site at or call 866.653.5105.

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