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Verrex Names Norman Fornella as New Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ USA / February 25, 2009 / — Verrex Corporation, a leading video and voice communication systems integrator serving clients in the Americas and Europe, announced today it has expanded its executive team and appointed Norman Fornella to serve as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Fornella will drive Verrex worldwide finance across the company’s global operations and will report directly to President and CEO, Thomas Berry, Jr.

“At this crucial stage of our expansion, we are thrilled to welcome a proven strategist and financial management expert like Norman to our organization,? said Mr. Berry. “This key appointment reinforces client expectations that Verrex will continue to improve its operational capabilities to better serve the global marketplace. We look forward to Norman’s contributions in executing the company’s forward-thinking business objectives and vision.?

Mr. Fornella is a distinguished financial professional who has provided strategic planning and international proficiency to multi-billion dollar companies. He has had a broad range of experience in finance, operations, engineering and construction, telecommunications and manufacturing, including more than 22 years of experience in executive positions. Notable career accomplishments for Mr. Fornella include: VP of Finance and Administration for Gibbs and Hill, Inc. (New York, NY); EVP, CFO and Treasurer of AMEC Morse Diesel International (New York, NY); EVP, CFO and Treasurer of Lexent, Inc. (New York, NY); President, COO and CFO of LPCiminelli, Inc. (Buffalo, NY); and, most recently, EVP, CFO and Treasurer of Dick Corporation (Pittsburgh, PA).

“Verrex is in one of the fastest growing sectors of business technology today,? said Mr. Fornella. “The economic climate, adoption of green initiatives, reduction in travel spending and demand for more effective means of collaboration have pushed video communication to the forefront of corporate spending plans. I look forward to building on this momentum, on the company’s long and prestigious history and preparing Verrex for its next stage of growth.?

Mr. Fornella holds an MBA in Finance from Duquesne University and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Economics from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Mr. Fornella is based at the company’s Corporate office in New Jersey and can be reached by phone at +1 (908) 232-7000 or at nfornella@verrex.com.

About Verrex Corporation
Founded in 1947, Verrex is a premier audiovisual integration firm providing global, end-to-end AV solutions to corporate clients in the Americas and Europe. Verrex specializes in the design, installation and service of business-critical audio video, videoconferencing, digital signage and sound system solutions in boardrooms, training facilities, conference centers and other presentation and collaborative communication applications. The company is headquartered 14 miles west of New York City with regional offices based around Boston, Tampa and London. For more information, please visit www.verrex.com.

Media Contact:
Theresa Hahn, Verrex Corporation, Tel: +1 908 664 8391, email: thahn@verrex.com

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