Planet Data Press Releases

Planet Data Hires and Promotes Client-Facing Key Staffers

Continues to grow and place service as top priority

ELMSFORD, N.Y. – SEPTEMBER 26, 2011 – Planet Data, a global innovator in the creation and development of defensible legal technologies, services and solutions, today announced the hire of Ms. Rachel DiPrima as a Senior Discovery Management Consultant. In addition, Planet DS promoted Mr. Kevin Leser to Vice President, Project Management, and Ms. Denise Atesoglu to Director, Hosting Services. The new addition to the team and two employee promotions enable Planet Data to uphold the firm’s dedication to excellent customer service.

Ms. DiPrima will be wholly responsible for e-discovery and document management cases. In addition, Rachel will be dedicated to upholding the strict professional and ethical standards that is synonymous with Planet Data's client work. This recent hire is an example of the continued growth of Planet Data and the company’s emphasis on providing unparalleled service in the industry.

Prior to Planet Data, Ms. DiPrima worked for Autonomy and Merrill Corporation, consulting with clients on litigation workflow processes. In addition, Rachel was responsible for client engagements, including revenue, costs and client satisfaction. Some of those clients include AIG, Lockheed, Monsanto and Discover. Rachel has a Bachelor of Science from the University of New Hampshire.

Mr. Leser has more than 30 years experience servicing the litigation support requirements of law firms and corporate legal departments. Kevin will now place additional focus on the complexities of individual client needs, and will lead the staff of project managers forward in a climate that demands extreme attention to detail and expertise.

Ms. Atesoglu, a Relativity Certified Administrator, has many years of experience with the intricate details of hosting, client services and case management. In her new role, she will manage the hosting services team throughout the lifecycle of each case.

David Cochran, Planet Data EVP and COO, states, "Denise and Kevin are an integral part of our firm's management team and have a proven track record of success. In addition, Rachel's experience and knowledge will add a tremendous amount of value to our current and future client base.'

About Planet Data – Now celebrating ten years in eDiscovery, Planet Data is a global leader in Early Case Assessment and Discovery Management Services. Planet Data is SAS 70 Type II and US Safe Harbor certified, and operates two Tier 4 state-of-the-art data processing and hosting centers. Planet Data delivers flexible, high-quality, cost-effective eDiscovery services, high-level consulting, technical support and project management.

# # # Business contact:
Laura Marques
VP, Marketing and Communications
LMarques@PlanetDS.com