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A2D Technologies Press Release  
Date: January-10-2002

For more information, contact:

Jenny Salinas
A2D Technologies
281-319-4944 ext. 221
Experienced professional leverages over 15 years in E&P to lead new A2D initiative.

HOUSTON, TX (January 8th, 2002) - A2D Technologies, a leading petroleum well log data, software, and data management services company, announced today that Rod Starr has joined the company as Senior Vice President for Enterprise Solutions effective December 17, 2001.

"A2D is in a unique position to change how well log data is managed by the oil and gas industry. As head of the new Enterprise Solutions Group I will be helping to usher in a new framework for managing and distributing digital assets. I was attracted to A2D's existing state-of-the-art technology, unmatched on-line well log library and highest quality customer service", said Starr. "There is tremendous potential to enhance the utilization of digital well data within E&P organizations resulting in significant improvements in efficiency and productivity."

Rod Starr joins A2D's seasoned executive team, which includes David Armitage (CEO), Dave Kotowych (President/COO), Kim Boddy (Executive Vice President/CFO), and Bill Ross (Senior VP - Value Added Services).

"A2D is committed to delivering a new class of digital well log management solutions to our customers worldwide and Rod will be leading the development of this new business. Providing instantaneous access to commercial and proprietary digital well log data has been the holy grail for the E&P industry. The new Enterprise Solutions Group will leverage A2D's proven expertise in deploying digital well log repositories to serve customers looking to outsource their data management, " said CEO David Armitage. "A2D is uniquely positioned to offer access to integrated commercial and proprietary well log data. Rod will bring tremendous insights into the real world challenges and opportunities which lie ahead as we move into the business of enterprise data management solutions."

Rod comes to A2D Technologies from PetroCosm where he developed an eContent Management Services business and led the Global Supplier Business team which was the foundation for the first energy-related B2B global supply chain management marketplace. Previously, he worked over ten years for Unocal in senior finance and information system roles. During his tenure at Unocal, Rod negotiated and directed a joint development effort with Oracle to help launch Oracle Energy - an ERP system for the industry.

Rod has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from San Diego State University and completed an executive education program in International Finance at the American Graduate School of International Management. Rod was founder and charter President of the Oracle Energy User's Group and served on the Strategic Advisory Council for Requisite Technology.

About A2D Technologies

Founded in 1993, Houston-based A2D Technologies pioneered providing high-quality well log data instantly over the Internet when it created LOG-LINE® at www.a2d.com. The company offers a one-of-a-kind integrated solution for well log data sourcing, data management and interpretation with smartSECTION®, a geologic software cross-section, mapping and interpretation tool. Today, A2D provides and manages the industry's largest electronic source of well log data from more than 260,000 wells in the major U.S. basins. For more information, call Jenny Salinas at (281) 319-4944, or visit www.a2d.com.

LOG-LINE® and smartSECTION® are trademarks of A2D Technologies.







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