Paul Rampel to Become President of Level 8; Company Announces Additional Executive Appointments Friday 2 February 2001 PDF Print CARY, NC - Level 8 Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: LVEL), a leading global provider of business integration software, today announced that the Level 8 Board of Directors has elected Paul Rampel as president of Level 8 effective February 2, 2001. Steven Dmiszewicki has tendered his resignation as president and CEO effective February 2, 2001 and also resigned from his position as a member of the Board of Directors. The Company's chairman, Anthony Pizi, was concurrently elected to succeed Mr. Dmiszewicki as CEO. Mr. Rampel, formerly senior vice president of Research and Development, came to Level 8 in November 2000 as part of the StarQuest Software acquisition. As the former president and founder of both StarQuest Software, Inc. and Orion Networking Systems, Mr. Rampel brings 25 years of software experience to Level 8. Mr. Rampel will be located in the Berkeley, California office. The Company also announced the appointments of Charles Beck to the position of vice president of sales and Kevin Fitzgerald to the position of vice president of strategic alliances. Mr. Beck has an extensive sales background, which includes positions as managing director at Oracle Corporation and as regional sales director at Antares Alliance. An 18-year veteran in the IT industry, Mr. Fitzgerald previously worked at Relativity Technologies as the vice president of sales and strategic alliances and spent 12 years at IBM. In addition, Gary Kuhn has been named to the position of vice president of worldwide marketing, succeeding Rick Phelps, who is no longer with the company. About Level 8 Systems Level 8 Systems (Nasdaq: LVEL) http://www.level8.com is a leading global provider of business integration software that enables organizations to integrate new and existing information and processes at the desktop. Level 8 offers software applications that seamlessly integrate people, processes and information for customer relationship management within the contact center environment. Level 8 Systems has more than 700 customers worldwide and has its corporate headquarters in Cary, North Carolina, and offices in the US, the UK, Germany, Denmark, Sweden and Italy. Level 8, Level 8 Systems, Level 8 Technologies, Geneva, Geneva Integration Suite, Geneva Enterprise Integrator, Geneva Business Process Automator, Geneva Integration Broker, Geneva Message Queuing, Geneva XIPC and Geneva AppBuilder are trademarks of Level 8 Technologies, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Level 8 Systems, Inc. All other company and product names are for identification purposes only and are the property of, and may be trademarks of, their respective owners. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Pleon in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.