FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Cindy Bielke CAB Communications 651-683-1910 firstname.lastname@example.org Intertech Software Ranked Number 335 Fastest-Growing Technology Company in North America on Deloitte & Touche Technology Fast 500 Eagan, MN – Nov. 20, 2000-- Intertech Software, a leading Twin Cities-based e-business and e-commerce and wireless applications consulting company, today announced that it ranked number 335 on the Deloitte & Touche Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest-growing companies in North America. Rankings are based on five-year percentage revenue growth from 1995-1999. Intertech Software grew 1,024 percent during this period. “With its ranking on the prestigious Deloitte & Touche Technology Fast 500, Intertech Software’s leaders have proven that they have the vision and the fortitude to excel in the highly competitive technology industry,” said Mark A. Evans, managing director of Deloitte & Touche’s Technology & Communications Group. “We congratulate Intertech Software on becoming one of the 500 fastest-growing technology companies in the U.S. and Canada.” In addition to ranking on the Deloitte & Touche Technology Fast 500, Intertech Software ranked 16 on the regional Fast 50, which is a ranking of the 50 fastest-growing technology firms in Minnesota. The company also has been named the 243rd fastest growing company in the country by Inc. magazine, in its most recent annual ranking of the Inc 500, a comprehensive guide to America’s fastest growing companies. Intertech Software was one of 11 companies in Minnesota to make the Inc 500 during 2000. Fast 500 Selection and Qualifications In its selection of the 2000 Fast 500, Deloitte & Touche’s team reviewed financial records for more than 5,000 public and privately held technology companies. To qualify, companies must: (1) have had 1995 revenues of at least $50,000; (2) be headquartered in the United States or Canada; and (3) be a technology company.” A “technology company” is defined as one that develops proprietary technology that contributes to a significant portion of the company’s operating revenues; manufacturing a technology product; or devoting a high percentage of effort to the research and development of technology. About Intertech Software Founded in 1991, Intertech Software reported revenues of $2.3 million in 1999 and expects revenues to exceed $3 million in 2000. The company’s 40-some software developers design and implement e-commerce, e-business and wireless business solutions for small- and mid-sized corporate clients in such industries as communications, financial services, manufacturing, healthcare, multimedia/publishing and retail. About Deloitte & Touche Deloitte and Touche, one of the nation’s leading professional services firms, provides assurance and advisory, tax, and management consulting services through 30,000 people in more than 100 U.S. cities. The firm is dedicated to exceeding the expectations of its clients and its people. Known as an employer of choice for its innovative human resources programs, Deloitte and Touche has been recognized as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work for in America” by Fortune magazine for three consecutive years. Deloitte and Touche is part of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, one of the world’s leading professional services firms, with more than 90,000 people in over 130 countries. For more information on Deloitte and Touche, visit www.us.deloitte.com. For more information on the Deloitte & Touche Technology Fast 500 or Technology Fast 50 programs visit www.fast500.com.