Covisint Names Kevin English Chief Executive Officer

Apr 18, 2001, 01:00 ET from Covisint, L.L.C.

    DETROIT, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Covisint's board of directors today
 named Kevin W. English, 48, an e-commerce leader with a prestigious investment
 banking firm and a respected pioneer in Internet communications, as chairman,
 president and chief executive officer.
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     English was previously the managing director and chief executive officer,
 e-commerce, for Credit Suisse First Boston, one of the world's largest
 investment banking firms.  During his tenure there, he created an innovative,
 web-enabled wealth management business that delivered Wall Street products and
 services to affluent investors.
     Prior to his association with Credit Suisse First Boston, which began in
 1999, he was the chairman and CEO for TheStreet.com , a publicly traded
 Internet information hub for financial market news and analysis.  He also had
 been vice president and general manager of Nexis Enterprise Group, and served
 in a variety of assignments with the parent company, Reed Elsevier PLC,
 including vice president of sales and marketing for Lexis-Nexis.
     English has more than two decades of senior executive management
 experience with additional technology companies such as Computervision
 Corporation, Aries Technology, Jupiter Technology, Control Data and Xerox
 Corporation.
     He is a 1975 graduate of Stonehill College in Easton, Massachusetts.
 
     About Covisint:
     Covisint, L.L.C. is a global, independent e-business exchange providing
 the automotive industry with leading collaborative product development,
 procurement and supply chain tools that give its customers the ability to
 reduce costs and bring efficiencies to their business operations.  Developed
 by DaimlerChrysler, Ford, General Motors, Nissan, Renault, Commerce One and
 Oracle, Covisint is currently located in Southfield, Mich.  The organization
 has also established temporary offices in Stuttgart and Tokyo.  For more
 information about Covisint, visit www.covisint.com .
 
 

SOURCE Covisint, L.L.C.
    DETROIT, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Covisint's board of directors today
 named Kevin W. English, 48, an e-commerce leader with a prestigious investment
 banking firm and a respected pioneer in Internet communications, as chairman,
 president and chief executive officer.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010322/DETH002LOGO
              http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010418/DEW003 )
     English was previously the managing director and chief executive officer,
 e-commerce, for Credit Suisse First Boston, one of the world's largest
 investment banking firms.  During his tenure there, he created an innovative,
 web-enabled wealth management business that delivered Wall Street products and
 services to affluent investors.
     Prior to his association with Credit Suisse First Boston, which began in
 1999, he was the chairman and CEO for TheStreet.com , a publicly traded
 Internet information hub for financial market news and analysis.  He also had
 been vice president and general manager of Nexis Enterprise Group, and served
 in a variety of assignments with the parent company, Reed Elsevier PLC,
 including vice president of sales and marketing for Lexis-Nexis.
     English has more than two decades of senior executive management
 experience with additional technology companies such as Computervision
 Corporation, Aries Technology, Jupiter Technology, Control Data and Xerox
 Corporation.
     He is a 1975 graduate of Stonehill College in Easton, Massachusetts.
 
     About Covisint:
     Covisint, L.L.C. is a global, independent e-business exchange providing
 the automotive industry with leading collaborative product development,
 procurement and supply chain tools that give its customers the ability to
 reduce costs and bring efficiencies to their business operations.  Developed
 by DaimlerChrysler, Ford, General Motors, Nissan, Renault, Commerce One and
 Oracle, Covisint is currently located in Southfield, Mich.  The organization
 has also established temporary offices in Stuttgart and Tokyo.  For more
 information about Covisint, visit www.covisint.com .
 
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