CustomTracks Appoints Lante Corporation's CEO to Board of Directors
DALLAS, March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- CustomTracks Corporation (Nasdaq: CUST)
announced today that Mark Tebbe, president and chief executive officer of
Lante Corporation, has joined CustomTracks' board of directors. CustomTracks
has engaged Chicago-based Lante, an industry leader in electronic commerce
solutions, to assist in the development of CustomTracks' new Internet
transaction payment system. The new system is scheduled to be available in
the third quarter.
David P. Cook, chairman and chief executive officer of CustomTracks,
welcomed Mr. Tebbe to the board: "We are delighted to have someone of Mark
Tebbe's stature join our team. In addition to the technical expertise he and
Lante are already contributing, Mark will bring expanded vision to our
Mr. Tebbe said, "I am very excited to be joining the CustomTracks' board."
Commenting on CustomTracks' new Internet transaction payment system, he added,
"I believe Internet users will find that the new system solves one of the
biggest challenges of the Web today, the lack of a user-friendly transaction
payment system to purchase items over the Internet."
In addition to his role as president and chief executive officer at Lante,
Mr. Tebbe is a quoted authority on emerging technologies and the subject of
multiple articles, including articles in Business Week, PCWeek, and Red
Herring. He has authored numerous industry-related articles and columns and
is currently a contributing editor to InfoWorld, providing a weekly industry
column entitled "Behind the Lines." He is active in many technology
organizations and serves on several technology, charity, and software
CustomTracks Corporation is developing an Internet transaction payment
system and is exploring additional Internet-related businesses. The company's
new Internet transaction payment system is expected to be operational in the
third quarter of 1999. CustomTracks' headquarters is in Dallas. For further
investor information about CustomTracks, visit the company's Web site at
www.customtracks.com or contact investor relations at 972-702-7057.