Press Release

PR Contact:
Kristen Plemon
Account Executive
C. Blohm & Associates, Inc.
netTrekker Contact:
Laura Hannah
Brand Marketing Manager
For Immediate Release
November 13, 2008
Thinkronize, Developer of netTrekker, Announces New Director of Business Development

Cincinnati, OH, November 12, 2008 - Thinkronize, Inc., developer of the leading safe search tool for K-12 schools, netTrekker, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mimi Jett as its new director of business development. Jett is an education industry professional with a strong background in relationship building and alliance management that crosses multiple industry sectors, technologies, and geographies. As director of business development, she will lead a partnership-building effort to provide additional premium content to netTrekker users, and global distribution channels to reach students world-wide.

Jett's experience with growing companies and emerging educational technologies will serve her well as she forges new relationships to enhance the value and reach of Thinkronize products. At Thinkronize, Jett will reach out to industry-leading publishers of curriculum and assessment content that integrate with the standards-based, differentiated instruction platform provided by netTrekker

"We are so pleased to have Mimi join our team. Her business and educational technology experience will help us deliver more quality digital content into classrooms to help teachers differentiate their instruction for every learner," said Randy Wilhelm, CEO, Thinkronize, Inc. "As the head of our business development area, she will have her hand in virtually every aspect of our aggressive growth strategy."

Prior to Thinkronize, Jett spent 12 years as founder and CEO of Electronic Technical Publishing (ETP), specializing in the creation of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) textbooks for higher-ed. After the sale of ETP, she worked as an evangelist for IBM Research and headed up business development for K-12 software companies including Renaissance Learning and Integre. Jett has also consulted with dozens of companies in educational technology and related services, served on community and corporate boards, and served as a delegate to the White House Conference on Small Business under the Clinton Administration. She has been a keynote speaker at conferences in Denmark, Germany, and the United Kingdom, focused on emerging technologies in the publishing industry.

Mimi Jett lives on a farm in Madison, Wisconsin with her husband and two English Setters. They have four grown daughters living in Oregon and New York.

About netTrekker

netTrekker is dedicated to enhancing the learning environment by providing highly effective technologies that deliver rich educational content to students and teachers in a safe, relevant, easy-to-use format. The netTrekker product portfolio includes educational search tool, netTrekker Search and personalized student workspace solution, igotta. netTrekker also provides solutions focused on professional development, global services and print-to-digital transition of education agencies and publishers. Founded in 1999, netTrekker is widely recognized as the first standards-based educational search tool and is currently serves millions of students and is present in over 18,000 K-12 public and private schools across U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico.