Richard A. Church Joins The Adams Express Company as Research Analyst

May 27, 2008, 01:00 ET from The Adams Express Company

    BALTIMORE, May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nationally-recognized
 research analyst Richard A. Church is joining The Adams Express Company
 (NYSE:   ADX) as a technology analyst. Mr. Church was recently ranked as one
 of the 10 top-performing analysts in this year's "Best on the Street: 2008
 Analysts Survey" by The Wall Street Journal (May 19, 2008). He was also
 ranked first in the Telecommunications Equipment Subcategory.
     Doug Ober, Chairman and CEO, says "Rich Church is a strong addition to
 our research staff, bringing a wealth of industry and company-specific
 knowledge to our stock selection process. We look forward to working
 closely with Rich in bringing new technology investments into the
     Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Church was a senior equity analyst
 with Collins Stewart, LLC (formerly C.E. Unterberg, Towbin) and focused on
 telecommunications equipment, data networking and software companies. Prior
 to that, he held securities analyst positions with Wachovia Securities, BT
 Alex. Brown, and Merrill Lynch. Prior to his career on Wall Street, he was
 a Senior Associate in the Communications, Computing and Electronics
 practice at Booz, Allen & Hamilton and a Systems Analyst at IBM.
     Mr. Church received his undergraduate degree from the University of
 Maryland and his MBA from the Yale School of Management.
     Adams Express is a Baltimore-based closed-end investment company. It is
 traded on the New York Stock Exchange and its symbol is ADX.
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