Monday, June 23, 1997

Ontrack adds to executive management team by naming Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Ontrack Data International, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONDI), the world's leading data recovery service, today added to the breadth and depth of its senior management team with the addition of Tanna Moore as its Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Ms. Moore comes to Ontrack with an extensive record of success in executive management.

In the past year, Ontrack has undergone a tremendous period of growth, with its initial public offering; geographical expansion to Stuttgart, Germany; the introduction of the Computer Evidence Service program and Data Recovery Subscription Service; and the unveiling of the world’s first advanced Remote Data Recovery (RDR™) service. The Vice President of Sales and Marketing position was added to lead Ontrack through this period of growth to its next level of corporate success.

“As we have strived to educate users about the importance of data recovery through a consistent global message, we recognized the increasing need to become market driven,” said Michael Rogers, CEO of Ontrack. “Tanna Moore has proven her ability to strategically build relationships and expand product and service lines on a global scale. Her expertise will be valuable as we continue to grow and meet the needs of our customers and business partners.”

Tanna Moore has spent eighteen years in marketing management and strategic planning with a number of Twin Cities based companies including Ceridian Corporation (formerly Control Data Corporation), U.S. Communications, and General Mills Corporation. She has an MBA from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College, and a degree in Economics from Kenyon College in Ohio.

Ontrack Data International, Inc. is a leading vendor of services and software designed to maximize the integrity and security of hard disk drive data. An Ontrack wholly-owned subsidiary, Ontrack Data Recovery, Inc., specializes in recovering lost or corrupted data from any hard drive or alternative storage device that has fallen victim to a hardware or system malfunction, human error, computer virus, natural disaster or computer crime. Understanding that time is critical, Ontrack offers emergency, weekend, on-site and priority service to help users avoid expensive downtime. Ontrackis headquartered at 6321 Bury Drive, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55346, and can be reached by phone at 800-872-2599 (612-937-5161) and via the Internet at In addition to its Minneapolis location, Ontrack also operates data recovery labs in Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., Tokyo, London and Stuttgart.#####

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