Integrated Business Systems & Services, Inc. Appoints Chief Operating Officer

Apr 30, 2001, 01:00 ET from Integrated Business Systems & Services, Inc.

    COLUMBIA, S.C., April 30 /PRNewswire/ --
     Integrated Business Systems & Services, Inc. (Nasdaq-NM: IBSS) ("IBSS")
 today announced the promotion of J.R. Dunkley to Chief Operating Officer
 (COO).  Manufacturing veteran Dunkley previously served as Vice President of
 Sales for IBSS, directing the sales force's efforts revolving around the
 Synapse product line.  He will now oversee both sales and operations.
     Dunkley has 32 years of experience in process manufacturing and
 information systems consulting.  Prior to joining IBSS, he was Executive Vice
 President at Osprey Systems, Inc., where he was responsible for Osprey's
 Industry Solutions Division, delivering manufacturing and distribution
 solutions via packaged applications and ERP systems integration.  Prior to
 Osprey Systems, Inc., Dunkley worked 29 years for Hoechst Celanese where he
 progressed in responsibility from engineering to senior management, holding a
 variety of senior executive positions, as well as those of Plant Manager and
 Product Director.  As Vice President of Manufacturing, Dunkley was responsible
 for direction and coordination of fiber manufacturing operations at 14
 locations throughout North America and Belgium.  Also prior to IBSS, Dunkley
 formed a consulting firm to help manufacturers improve efficiency, resolve
 problems, and define information technology solutions that improve supply
 chain and shop floor related activities.
     "Mr. Dunkley has led our sales force to increased efficiency and
 effectiveness," says Harry Langley, IBSS' President and CEO.  "With the
 additional responsibilities of operations management, IBSS continues to best
 use the expertise of its executive management, like Mr. Dunkley, to push
 forward in achieving its corporate mission."
 
     About IBSS
     IBSS provides value-added business software products and services to
 organizations globally that require the use of transaction processing
 technology and connectivity solutions.  Through the licensing, installation
 and servicing of IBSS Synapse based technology, the company brings a new
 paradigm to the integrated systems market.  The Synapse architecture provides
 the framework that allows traditional businesses to easily and rapidly
 transition from the current way they do business to the new e-business
 paradigm.  IBSS provides a line of Synapse-based products that include Synapse
 Manufacturing(TM) for manufacturing plant automation; Synapse EAI+(TM) for
 enterprise modeling and application integration; and Synapse B2B(TM) for ASP
 enablement and for integrating a company's applications with its supply chain.
 IBSS has offices in Columbia and Detroit.  For more information about IBSS'
 technology and services, call 800-553-1038 or visit www.ibss.net.
     Except for the historical information herein, the matters discussed in
 this news release include forward-looking statements that may involve a number
 of risks and uncertainties.  Actual results may vary significantly based on a
 number of factors, including, but not limited to, risks in product and
 technology development and integration, market acceptance of new products and
 continuing product demand, the impact of competitive products and pricing,
 changing economic conditions and other risk factors detailed in the Company's
 most recent annual report and other filings with the Securities and Exchange
 Commission.
 
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    COLUMBIA, S.C., April 30 /PRNewswire/ --
     Integrated Business Systems & Services, Inc. (Nasdaq-NM: IBSS) ("IBSS")
 today announced the promotion of J.R. Dunkley to Chief Operating Officer
 (COO).  Manufacturing veteran Dunkley previously served as Vice President of
 Sales for IBSS, directing the sales force's efforts revolving around the
 Synapse product line.  He will now oversee both sales and operations.
     Dunkley has 32 years of experience in process manufacturing and
 information systems consulting.  Prior to joining IBSS, he was Executive Vice
 President at Osprey Systems, Inc., where he was responsible for Osprey's
 Industry Solutions Division, delivering manufacturing and distribution
 solutions via packaged applications and ERP systems integration.  Prior to
 Osprey Systems, Inc., Dunkley worked 29 years for Hoechst Celanese where he
 progressed in responsibility from engineering to senior management, holding a
 variety of senior executive positions, as well as those of Plant Manager and
 Product Director.  As Vice President of Manufacturing, Dunkley was responsible
 for direction and coordination of fiber manufacturing operations at 14
 locations throughout North America and Belgium.  Also prior to IBSS, Dunkley
 formed a consulting firm to help manufacturers improve efficiency, resolve
 problems, and define information technology solutions that improve supply
 chain and shop floor related activities.
     "Mr. Dunkley has led our sales force to increased efficiency and
 effectiveness," says Harry Langley, IBSS' President and CEO.  "With the
 additional responsibilities of operations management, IBSS continues to best
 use the expertise of its executive management, like Mr. Dunkley, to push
 forward in achieving its corporate mission."
 
     About IBSS
     IBSS provides value-added business software products and services to
 organizations globally that require the use of transaction processing
 technology and connectivity solutions.  Through the licensing, installation
 and servicing of IBSS Synapse based technology, the company brings a new
 paradigm to the integrated systems market.  The Synapse architecture provides
 the framework that allows traditional businesses to easily and rapidly
 transition from the current way they do business to the new e-business
 paradigm.  IBSS provides a line of Synapse-based products that include Synapse
 Manufacturing(TM) for manufacturing plant automation; Synapse EAI+(TM) for
 enterprise modeling and application integration; and Synapse B2B(TM) for ASP
 enablement and for integrating a company's applications with its supply chain.
 IBSS has offices in Columbia and Detroit.  For more information about IBSS'
 technology and services, call 800-553-1038 or visit www.ibss.net.
     Except for the historical information herein, the matters discussed in
 this news release include forward-looking statements that may involve a number
 of risks and uncertainties.  Actual results may vary significantly based on a
 number of factors, including, but not limited to, risks in product and
 technology development and integration, market acceptance of new products and
 continuing product demand, the impact of competitive products and pricing,
 changing economic conditions and other risk factors detailed in the Company's
 most recent annual report and other filings with the Securities and Exchange
 Commission.
 
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