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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 effort."

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 corporate boards.

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.