KXEN Appoints Bill Russell as Non-Executive Chairman by EON


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									KXEN Appoints Bill Russell as Non-Executive
July 19, 2010 09:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time  

SAN FRANCISCO--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--KXEN, the leading provider of data mining automation
solutions, today announced the appointment of Bill Russell as Non-executive Chairman of the Board, effective July
16. Russell has 30 years of operational experience in enterprise software, with a special focus on business
intelligence, analytics, and databases.

“I am delighted to have someone of Bill’s caliber in the role of Non-executive Chairman for KXEN,” said John Ball,
CEO of KXEN. “Bill’s extensive operational experience in the software industry as well as his experience as a
board director for both public and private companies will be valuable assets as KXEN continues to innovate and
lead in the fast growing market of predictive analytics.” 

“KXEN is shaping the future of predictive analytics. I am honored to accept the role of chairman and continue to
work closely with the team in building the company’s success,” said Russell.

Russell held a number of senior-level positions in his more than 20 years at Hewlett-Packard, including Vice
President and General Manager of the multi-billion dollar Enterprise Systems Group. He has served as Non-
executive Chairman of the Board for Sylantro Systems Corporation, webMethods Inc., and Network Physics, Inc.
and has served as a board director for Cognos Inc. In addition to KXEN, Russell currently serves on the boards of
Saba, PROS Holdings Inc., Global 360, ParAccel Inc., and B.T. Mancini Company.

About KXEN

KXEN, The Data Mining Automation Company™ delivers next-generation Customer Lifecycle Analytics to
enterprises that depend on analytics for competitive advantage. KXEN's solutions for CRM lifecycle analytics drive 
significant improvements in customer acquisition, retention, cross-sell and risk applications. KXEN’s solutions are
based on patented innovations and have been deployed at over 400 customers including Bank of America, Barclays,
Cox Communications, Lowe’s, Meredith Corporation, Overstock.com, Rogers, Vodafone, and Wells Fargo.
KXEN is headquartered in San Francisco, California with field offices in the US, Paris and London. Find out more
by visiting www.kxen.com.

KXEN – North America
Michele Moussavi, +1-415-904-4165
KXEN – Europe
Caroline Tailleferd, +33 1 41 44 79 54

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