Mindjet MindManager X5 Pro Named CeBIT Best of Show for Personal Software

Judges Note Software's Ability To Boost Business Productivity by Combining

Information Visualization and Team Collaboration

May 27, 2004, 01:00 ET from Mindjet

    LARKSPUR, Calif., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- eWeek and PC Magazine yesterday
 named Mindjet's MindManager X5 Pro as CeBIT Best of Show in the Personal
 Software category. The judges noted that Mindjet's "personal and business
 productivity 'mind-mapping' tool could easily become the first software
 package you turn to when starting a new project, researching a topic, or
 thinking through an idea."
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     Mindjet's products for desktop, tablet and pocket PCs are used by half a
 million customers around the world. MindManager software boosts business
 productivity by combining the power of information visualization with the
 benefits of team collaboration to increase the ROI in people, information and
 business process management.
     "[The winning] products represent a broad cross section of products and
 capabilities that impact everyone from the small business user up to the
 enterprise. Each impressed the editors of PC Magazine and eWeek with their new
 and innovative approaches to the high-tech needs and desires of the computing
 marketplace," said Michael J. Miller, PC Magazine's editor-in-chief and
 Editorial Director of Ziff Davis Media.
     "Mindjet software solutions are designed to solve one of the most pressing
 issues faced by business professionals and teams: the need to quickly access,
 organize and understand information from an ever-growing range of sources, and
 then use that information to quickly make well-informed line-of-business
 decisions," said Chris Holmes, Mindjet vice president for business solutions.
 "This recognition from the CeBIT judges is further proof that the use of
 'visual' tools to capture and organize information has entered the
     About MindManager
     MindManager, Mindjet's critically acclaimed brainstorming and planning
 application, helps business professionals from many Fortune 500 and Global 100
 companies, prepare for, plan, organize and manage a wide variety of business
 processes, projects and information-based activities.
     Mindjet (www.mindjet.com) is a privately held company located in Larkspur,
 Calif. with operations in Europe.
     Contact:  Hobart Swan, Mindjet External Affairs Manager, 415-925-3120,
 ext. 134, or mobile, 415-250-1178, or hobart.swan@mindjet.com.

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