DSSI Executive Named to Pros to Know List

Detroit,MI-March 19, 2007 -- DSSI today announced that John Matthews, DSSI client executive was selected as a 'Pro to Know' by Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine. The Supply & Demand Chain Executive Provider Pros to Know is a listing of individuals from a software firm or service provider, consultancy, or analyst or research firm who have personally helped raise the profile of Supply Chain and increase the recognition of the importance of Supply Chain as a strategic function within the enterprise. This seventh-annual listing of Pros to Know appears in Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine's February/March 2007 issue.

"This year's Provider Pros to Know have shown themselves to be thought-leaders in their respective supply chain segments," said Andrew K. Reese, editor of Supply & Demand Chain Executive. "Their efforts in developing the tools and processes necessary for supply chain transformation, and in promoting new approaches to supply chain enablement, are helping raise Supply Chain's status within the enterprise and have earned them a place on this year's Provider Pros listing."

"I am honored to be recognized by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine as a Pro to Know," said John Matthews, DSSI client executive. "As a career purchasing professional, it has been very exciting to lead procurement transformations at several large corporations and be on the cutting edge of delivering the results that business analysts write about and corporate leaders increasingly seek."

The full listing of the 2007 Pros to Know is available on the Supply & Demand Chain Executive Web site at www.SDCExec.com.

DSSI, LLC is a global provider of purchasing services. Based in Southfield, Michigan, DSSI also has offices in Atlanta, Georgia and Louisville, Kentucky. For more information about DSSI, visit www.directsourcing.com

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